Period
to 22 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Robotics over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
UK > England
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 561 660 940
Rank change year-on-year +99 +280 +223
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 607 528 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.46% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 0.85% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 402 423 181
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +33.33%
10th Percentile £34,766 £28,750 £30,750
90th Percentile £90,023 £86,250 £100,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +9.52% +27.27%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 51,573 62,016 67,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.42% 39.31% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38,871 47,752 50,885
England median annual salary £53,700 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.29% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,200 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.54% +2.40% -

Robotics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Robotics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Robotics in England

Robotics
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Robotics in England

Robotics
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Robotics in England over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Robotics in England

Robotics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Robotics within the England region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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 +154 278 £69,500 +2.96% 19
South East +12 104 £41,633 -30.61% 24
North of England +68 84 £49,500 +36.55% 24
South West +67 83 £42,500 +41.67% 18
North West +71 63 £57,454 +40.13% 13
Midlands +67 37 £47,500 -4.52% 23
West Midlands +48 28 £43,500 -16.35% 18
East of England -27 21 £73,750 +28.26% 20
Yorkshire -7 12 £54,000 +63.64% 6
East Midlands +32 9 £60,000 +140.00% 5
North East +24 9 £36,815 +53.40% 5
Robotics
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for Robotics.

1 238 (39.21%) Artificial Intelligence
2 230 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (37.40%) C#
4 209 (34.43%) Python
5 196 (32.29%) Software Engineering
6 178 (29.32%) Machine Learning
7 171 (28.17%) .NET
8 154 (25.37%) C++
9 151 (24.88%) Degree
10 142 (23.39%) Microsoft
11 138 (22.73%) Robotic Process Automation
12 121 (19.93%) Analytics
12 121 (19.93%) SQL Server
13 119 (19.60%) SQL
14 117 (19.28%) Algorithms
15 101 (16.64%) JavaScript
16 95 (15.65%) C
17 87 (14.33%) Windows
17 87 (14.33%) Problem-Solving
18 86 (14.17%) Computer Vision
19 85 (14.00%) Mathematics
20 80 (13.18%) Computer Science
21 76 (12.52%) ASP.NET
22 75 (12.36%) Java
22 75 (12.36%) AWS
23 74 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
24 72 (11.86%) Azure
25 64 (10.54%) Data Analytics
26 63 (10.38%) Unit Testing
26 63 (10.38%) Banking

Robotics
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 40 (6.59%) IIS
2 38 (6.26%) Umbraco
3 24 (3.95%) WebSphere
4 18 (2.97%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.81%) Apache
5 11 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (1.81%) Kinematics
6 4 (0.66%) Resin
7 3 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (3.29%) Chatbot
2 15 (2.47%) Fireworks
3 14 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (1.81%) Simulink
5 8 (1.32%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.33%) SPSS
9 1 (0.16%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 75 (12.36%) AWS
2 72 (11.86%) Azure
3 39 (6.43%) GCP
4 15 (2.47%) Office 365
5 8 (1.32%) G Suite
5 8 (1.32%) Power Platform
6 6 (0.99%) GitHub
6 6 (0.99%) Trello
7 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.33%) Serverless
8 1 (0.16%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.95%) Broadband
2 17 (2.80%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.31%) Ethernet
3 14 (2.31%) Firewall
3 14 (2.31%) Internet
4 9 (1.48%) WAN
5 8 (1.32%) RS-232
6 6 (0.99%) DNS
6 6 (0.99%) MPLS
6 6 (0.99%) Unified Communications
7 5 (0.82%) DHCP
8 4 (0.66%) RS-485
9 3 (0.49%) LAN
9 3 (0.49%) Wireless
10 2 (0.33%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (0.33%) Intranet
10 2 (0.33%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.33%) SMS
10 2 (0.33%) VPN
11 1 (0.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (19.93%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.93%) NoSQL
3 27 (4.45%) Relational Database
4 22 (3.62%) Big Data
5 13 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (2.14%) Blockchain
6 11 (1.81%) Hadoop
6 11 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.48%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.32%) MySQL
8 8 (1.32%) Power BI
9 7 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (1.15%) Data Lake
10 5 (0.82%) MS Access
11 3 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.33%) Mahout
12 2 (0.33%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (4.94%) Git (software)
3 20 (3.29%) Visual Studio
4 17 (2.80%) JIRA
5 12 (1.98%) TeamCity
6 11 (1.81%) MSBuild
7 10 (1.65%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.48%) Selenium
9 8 (1.32%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.32%) Subversion
10 7 (1.15%) GitLab
11 6 (0.99%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.66%) NetBeans
12 4 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.49%) Robot Framework
14 2 (0.33%) Gradle
14 2 (0.33%) LoadRunner
14 2 (0.33%) MSTest
14 2 (0.33%) NUnit
14 2 (0.33%) WebDriver
General
1 63 (10.38%) Banking
2 60 (9.88%) Finance
2 60 (9.88%) Retail
3 40 (6.59%) Electronics
4 39 (6.43%) Games
5 23 (3.79%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.80%) French Language
6 17 (2.80%) German Language
7 13 (2.14%) Automotive
7 13 (2.14%) Marketing
8 12 (1.98%) Public Sector
9 11 (1.81%) Legal
9 11 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.48%) Billing
10 9 (1.48%) Law
11 8 (1.32%) Front Office
12 5 (0.82%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.82%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.66%) Digital Economy
13 4 (0.66%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 163 (26.85%) Developer
2 107 (17.63%) Software Engineer
3 57 (9.39%) C# Developer
4 42 (6.92%) Consultant
5 40 (6.59%) .NET Developer
6 31 (5.11%) Analyst
7 27 (4.45%) Embedded Engineer
8 26 (4.28%) Data Scientist
8 26 (4.28%) Research Engineer
9 25 (4.12%) Automation Engineer
10 24 (3.95%) Pega Developer
11 21 (3.46%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
11 21 (3.46%) Senior Software Engineer
12 19 (3.13%) Senior Developer
13 17 (2.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 16 (2.64%) Automation Consultant
14 16 (2.64%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (2.64%) Systems Engineer
15 15 (2.47%) C# Software Engineer
15 15 (2.47%) Fidessa Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (28.17%) .NET
2 76 (12.52%) ASP.NET
3 61 (10.05%) HTML
4 60 (9.88%) AngularJS
5 59 (9.72%) Natural Language Processing
6 55 (9.06%) CSS
7 54 (8.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 40 (6.59%) jQuery
8 40 (6.59%) scikit-learn
9 38 (6.26%) ASP.NET Core
10 32 (5.27%) NumPy
11 31 (5.11%) Pandas
12 30 (4.94%) Web Services
13 28 (4.61%) .NET Framework
13 28 (4.61%) WPF
14 25 (4.12%) Apache Flex
14 25 (4.12%) MLlib
14 25 (4.12%) React
15 23 (3.79%) WCF
16 22 (3.62%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 117 (19.28%) Algorithms
2 74 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (9.39%) User Experience
4 32 (5.27%) Management Information System
5 26 (4.28%) Data Structures
6 23 (3.79%) Equities
7 22 (3.62%) Embedded Systems
8 20 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
9 19 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (2.64%) Smartphone
11 14 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
12 13 (2.14%) Internet of Things
13 12 (1.98%) 3D Graphics
14 11 (1.81%) CUDA
15 10 (1.65%) Analogue Electronics
16 9 (1.48%) Augmented Reality
16 9 (1.48%) Driving Licence
16 9 (1.48%) Life Science
16 9 (1.48%) Mobile App
17 8 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 87 (14.33%) Windows
2 63 (10.38%) Linux
3 43 (7.08%) Windows Server
4 21 (3.46%) Unix
5 20 (3.29%) Android
6 12 (1.98%) Windows 10
7 10 (1.65%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.48%) Robot Operating System
9 6 (0.99%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.99%) VxWorks
10 5 (0.82%) FreeRTOS
11 4 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.66%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (39.21%) Artificial Intelligence
2 230 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (32.29%) Software Engineering
4 178 (29.32%) Machine Learning
5 138 (22.73%) Robotic Process Automation
6 121 (19.93%) Analytics
7 87 (14.33%) Problem-Solving
8 86 (14.17%) Computer Vision
9 85 (14.00%) Mathematics
10 80 (13.18%) Computer Science
11 64 (10.54%) Data Analytics
12 63 (10.38%) Unit Testing
13 61 (10.05%) Data Science
13 61 (10.05%) OO
14 60 (9.88%) Test Automation
15 54 (8.90%) SDLC
16 53 (8.73%) Mentoring
17 50 (8.24%) DevOps
18 49 (8.07%) Data Modelling
19 48 (7.91%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 227 (37.40%) C#
2 209 (34.43%) Python
3 154 (25.37%) C++
4 119 (19.60%) SQL
5 101 (16.64%) JavaScript
6 95 (15.65%) C
7 75 (12.36%) Java
8 46 (7.58%) MATLAB
9 34 (5.60%) PowerShell
10 32 (5.27%) VB
11 30 (4.94%) VBA
12 18 (2.97%) Go
13 16 (2.64%) Scala
14 12 (1.98%) Embedded C
14 12 (1.98%) Ruby
15 11 (1.81%) T-SQL
16 10 (1.65%) R
17 9 (1.48%) PHP
17 9 (1.48%) PL/SQL
18 8 (1.32%) Cython
Qualifications
1 151 (24.88%) Degree
2 30 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (4.28%) DBS Check
4 25 (4.12%) PhD
5 17 (2.80%) Security Cleared
6 15 (2.47%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.48%) Master's Degree
8 8 (1.32%) HNC
9 6 (0.99%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.99%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.82%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.49%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.49%) CISA
11 3 (0.49%) CISM
11 3 (0.49%) CISSP
11 3 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.49%) PMP
12 2 (0.33%) HND
12 2 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.26%) WAI
2 21 (3.46%) QA
3 18 (2.97%) IEC 61131
4 13 (2.14%) ISAE 3402
5 8 (1.32%) DICOM
6 5 (0.82%) IEC 61508
6 5 (0.82%) ISO 26262
6 5 (0.82%) SLA
7 4 (0.66%) NIST
8 2 (0.33%) GDPR
9 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 49 (8.07%) Docker
2 21 (3.46%) Firmware
3 4 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.66%) IAG
4 3 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.33%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.33%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (5.27%) Kubernetes
2 24 (3.95%) CA Service Virtualization
3 22 (3.62%) Terraform
4 19 (3.13%) Ansible
5 10 (1.65%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (0.49%) RSA Archer
7 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.33%) Puppet
7 2 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.33%) WSUS
8 1 (0.16%) Kibana
8 1 (0.16%) Nagios
8 1 (0.16%) Packer
8 1 (0.16%) SCCM
8 1 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 142 (23.39%) Microsoft
2 55 (9.06%) Blue Prism
3 49 (8.07%) Google
4 40 (6.59%) UiPath
5 25 (4.12%) CA
5 25 (4.12%) Pega
6 21 (3.46%) IBM
7 20 (3.29%) Oracle
8 19 (3.13%) Automation Anywhere
9 15 (2.47%) Fidessa
10 13 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (2.14%) Splunk
11 12 (1.98%) Adobe
12 10 (1.65%) Lauterbach
13 8 (1.32%) TIBCO
14 5 (0.82%) Citrix
14 5 (0.82%) VMware
15 4 (0.66%) Apple
15 4 (0.66%) Genesys
16 3 (0.49%) CheckPoint