Period
to 25 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Robotics over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 322 319 357
Rank change year-on-year -3 +38 +81
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 19 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.13% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.26% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 1
City of London median annual salary £69,500 £70,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.71% +55.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £48,850 £32,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £97,000 £107,500 £47,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +44.44% +5.88%

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,429 4,907 5,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.02% 48.30% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4,905 4,382 5,294
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,525 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

Robotics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Robotics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Robotics in the City of London

Robotics
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Robotics in the City of London.

Salary trend for Robotics in the City of London

Robotics
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Robotics in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Robotics in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Robotics.

1 13 (68.42%) Python
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) C++
3 10 (52.63%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (47.37%) Augmented Reality
5 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 8 (42.11%) Go
5 8 (42.11%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (36.84%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) Robot Operating System
7 4 (21.05%) Computer Vision
7 4 (21.05%) Deep Learning
7 4 (21.05%) Machine Learning
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) Change Management
8 3 (15.79%) Statistics
8 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
8 3 (15.79%) Velocity
8 3 (15.79%) Linear Algebra
8 3 (15.79%) Kinematics
9 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
9 2 (10.53%) Fintech
9 2 (10.53%) Decision-Making
9 2 (10.53%) Motion Planning
9 2 (10.53%) GitHub
9 2 (10.53%) Analytics
9 2 (10.53%) Physics
9 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
9 2 (10.53%) Degree

Robotics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Kinematics
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Chatbot
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
1 9 (47.37%) Python Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Python Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Virtual Reality Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Python Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Computer Scientist
5 2 (10.53%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Managing Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Velocity
2 1 (5.26%) Django
2 1 (5.26%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Augmented Reality
2 8 (42.11%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Fintech
3 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Robot Operating System
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 7 (36.84%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (21.05%) Computer Vision
5 4 (21.05%) Deep Learning
5 4 (21.05%) Machine Learning
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) Linear Algebra
6 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
6 3 (15.79%) Statistics
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Decision-Making
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) Motion Planning
7 2 (10.53%) Physics
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.26%) People Management
8 1 (5.26%) Straight-Through Processing
8 1 (5.26%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Python
2 10 (52.63%) C++
3 8 (42.11%) Go
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) PhD
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MBA
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Google