Period
to 30 March 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Robotics over the 6 months to 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 124 150
Rank change year-on-year +59 +26 +2
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 41 11 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.64% 0.59% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.23% 1.27% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 3
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +50.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £50,000 £52,000
90th Percentile £69,875 £66,500 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +15.00%

Robotics is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 567 864 1,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 50.36% 46.70% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 353 605 995
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,700 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,500 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,625 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.51% -4.75% +13.64%

Robotics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Robotics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Robotics in Cambridge

Robotics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Robotics in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Robotics in Cambridge

Robotics
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Salary distribution for jobs citing Robotics in Cambridge over the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Robotics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, IT jobs citing Robotics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Robotics.

1 30 (73.17%) Python
1 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
2 26 (63.41%) C
2 26 (63.41%) C++
2 26 (63.41%) Automotive
2 26 (63.41%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (60.98%) Mathematics
4 19 (46.34%) Degree
5 18 (43.90%) Data Analysis
5 18 (43.90%) MATLAB
5 18 (43.90%) Manufacturing
5 18 (43.90%) Signal Processing
5 18 (43.90%) Algorithms
5 18 (43.90%) Prototyping
6 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
6 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
7 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
9 7 (17.07%) WPF
9 7 (17.07%) Subversion
9 7 (17.07%) Validation
9 7 (17.07%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.07%) Embedded C
9 7 (17.07%) Embedded C++
9 7 (17.07%) C#
9 7 (17.07%) .NET
9 7 (17.07%) MySQL
9 7 (17.07%) Oracle
9 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio

Robotics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.07%) Subversion
2 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
3 5 (12.20%) JIRA
4 3 (7.32%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) GitLab
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (63.41%) Automotive
2 18 (43.90%) Manufacturing
3 7 (17.07%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (14.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Software Engineer
2 18 (43.90%) Control Systems Engineer
2 18 (43.90%) Senior Software Engineer
2 18 (43.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Hardware Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Hardware Test Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.76%) UI Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Python Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Python Developer
7 1 (2.44%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (2.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Computer Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
1 7 (17.07%) WPF
2 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
2 4 (9.76%) CSS
2 4 (9.76%) CSS3
2 4 (9.76%) GraphQL
2 4 (9.76%) HTML
2 4 (9.76%) React
2 4 (9.76%) REST
3 3 (7.32%) Django
3 3 (7.32%) Flask
3 3 (7.32%) NumPy
3 3 (7.32%) Pandas
3 3 (7.32%) PyQt
3 3 (7.32%) RESTful
3 3 (7.32%) SciPy
3 3 (7.32%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.44%) Verilog
3 1 (2.44%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Android
2 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.32%) Robot Operating System
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
2 26 (63.41%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (60.98%) Mathematics
4 18 (43.90%) Data Analysis
4 18 (43.90%) Prototyping
4 18 (43.90%) Signal Processing
5 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
5 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
6 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.07%) OO
7 7 (17.07%) OOD
7 7 (17.07%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (17.07%) Validation
8 5 (12.20%) Physics
8 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Android Development
9 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
9 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) Python
2 26 (63.41%) C
2 26 (63.41%) C++
3 18 (43.90%) MATLAB
4 7 (17.07%) C#
4 7 (17.07%) Embedded C
4 7 (17.07%) Embedded C++
5 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.32%) PyPy
7 1 (2.44%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (9.76%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) EMC