Period
to 29 November 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Industry 4.0 in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Industry 4.0 over the 6 months to 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Industry 4.0
UK > England
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 681 1015 1097
Rank change year-on-year +334 +82 +96
Permanent jobs citing Industry 4.0 11 31 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.025% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.058% 0.063% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 26
Median annual salary £61,250 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +16.67% +33.33%
10th Percentile £48,625 £45,000 £44,375
90th Percentile £100,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +16.67% +33.33%

Industry 4.0 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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 19,095 48,969 59,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.18% 39.18% 39.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15,672 37,546 46,407
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £53,687 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.10% +2.26% +5.00%

Industry 4.0
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Industry 4.0 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Industry 4.0 in England

Industry 4.0
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Industry 4.0 in England.

Salary trend for Industry 4.0 in England

Industry 4.0
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Industry 4.0 in England over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Industry 4.0 in England

Industry 4.0
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Industry 4.0 within the England region over the 6 months to 29 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +235 5 £56,250 -
North of England +137 3 £37,500 - 2
North West +127 3 £37,500 -
South East - 3 £65,000 - 1
Industry 4.0
UK

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, IT jobs citing Industry 4.0 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 England region with a requirement for Industry 4.0.

1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Robotics
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (27.27%) C
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Mechatronics
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) Life Science
4 3 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) CAD
4 3 (27.27%) CAE
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Technology Roadmap
5 2 (18.18%) Smart City
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Smart Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) OO PHP
5 2 (18.18%) Docker
5 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
5 2 (18.18%) Google

Industry 4.0
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (18.18%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) AWS
1 2 (18.18%) GCP
2 1 (9.09%) Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cypress.io
1 2 (18.18%) GitLab
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (18.18%) Automotive
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Laravel
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Robotics
2 3 (27.27%) Life Science
3 2 (18.18%) Smart City
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OO
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) CAD
2 3 (27.27%) CAE
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Mechatronics
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Technology Roadmap
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
3 2 (18.18%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) OO PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Smart Manufacturing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft