Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 649 949 1158
Rank change year-on-year +300 +209 +34
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 519 246 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.15% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.33% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 416 175 77
England median annual salary £57,750 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.43% +35.29% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £100,750 £112,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +23.53% -5.56%

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 69,113 74,023 81,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.63% 44.46% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 53,688 56,824 67,492
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 +112 200 £65,000 -10.34% 28
East of England +124 125 £57,500 - 42
South East +63 125 £60,000 +11.63% 17
North of England +39 34 £34,750 -7.33% 6
South West +17 21 £30,000 -9.09% 15
North West +14 17 £41,000 +9.33% 3
Midlands +22 14 £47,500 -13.64% 11
West Midlands +29 13 £49,750 -11.56% 9
Yorkshire +36 11 £33,000 -12.00% 2
North East - 6 £24,000 - 1
East Midlands +2 1 £25,000 -23.08% 2
Robotics
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 England region with a requirement for Robotics.

1 267 (51.45%) Artificial Intelligence
2 203 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (35.65%) Python
4 142 (27.36%) C++
5 135 (26.01%) Java
5 135 (26.01%) Machine Learning
6 131 (25.24%) JavaScript
7 125 (24.08%) Robotic Process Automation
8 113 (21.77%) C#
9 112 (21.58%) Microsoft
10 110 (21.19%) Software Engineering
11 104 (20.04%) Amazon AWS
12 90 (17.34%) .NET
13 85 (16.38%) Finance
14 81 (15.61%) Linux
15 77 (14.84%) Degree
15 77 (14.84%) DevOps
16 76 (14.64%) React
17 73 (14.07%) C
17 73 (14.07%) HTML
18 72 (13.87%) Computer Science
19 71 (13.68%) AngularJS
19 71 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
20 68 (13.10%) Computer Vision
20 68 (13.10%) PowerShell
20 68 (13.10%) Continuous Improvement
20 68 (13.10%) CSS
21 64 (12.33%) Blue Prism
22 63 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure
23 62 (11.95%) Windows

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 31 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (2.12%) Apache Spark
3 9 (1.73%) WordPress
4 6 (1.16%) Appian
5 4 (0.77%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.58%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.58%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.39%) Apache
7 2 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.39%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.39%) Kinematics
7 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.39%) WildFly
8 1 (0.19%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 18 (3.47%) Chatbot
2 10 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (1.73%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.39%) InVision
6 2 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.39%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.39%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.39%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.39%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 104 (20.04%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.62%) GitHub
4 18 (3.47%) SaaS
5 11 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.16%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (0.77%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.39%) IaaS
9 2 (0.39%) PaaS
9 2 (0.39%) Serverless
10 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.05%) Internet
1 21 (4.05%) TCP/IP
2 16 (3.08%) SMS
3 13 (2.50%) DNS
4 12 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (1.73%) Ethernet
5 9 (1.73%) RS-232
6 8 (1.54%) Bluetooth
7 7 (1.35%) SSL
8 5 (0.96%) HTTP
9 4 (0.77%) Intranet
9 4 (0.77%) LAN
9 4 (0.77%) WAN
10 3 (0.58%) Wireless
11 2 (0.39%) Skype
12 1 (0.19%) 802.11
12 1 (0.19%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 48 (9.25%) Big Data
3 42 (8.09%) MySQL
4 38 (7.32%) Hadoop
5 36 (6.94%) NoSQL
6 31 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.12%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.54%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.35%) Blockchain
10 6 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (1.16%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.39%) BigQuery
13 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.19%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.19%) DB2
14 1 (0.19%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 48 (9.25%) Git (software)
2 39 (7.51%) MSBuild
2 39 (7.51%) TeamCity
3 29 (5.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 29 (5.59%) Hudson
3 29 (5.59%) Jenkins
4 26 (5.01%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (2.89%) JIRA
6 12 (2.31%) Visual Studio
7 11 (2.12%) Maven
8 9 (1.73%) Subversion
9 7 (1.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 7 (1.35%) LabVIEW
10 6 (1.16%) IBM UrbanCode
11 5 (0.96%) GitLab
11 5 (0.96%) Grunt
11 5 (0.96%) gulp
11 5 (0.96%) Vagrant
11 5 (0.96%) Xcode
12 4 (0.77%) Cucumber
General
1 85 (16.38%) Finance
2 34 (6.55%) Electronics
3 27 (5.20%) Retail
4 22 (4.24%) Banking
5 21 (4.05%) Games
6 19 (3.66%) Legal
7 12 (2.31%) Marketing
8 11 (2.12%) Automotive
9 10 (1.93%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.73%) Local Government
11 5 (0.96%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.96%) Publishing
12 4 (0.77%) Advertising
13 2 (0.39%) Back Office
13 2 (0.39%) Billing
13 2 (0.39%) French Language
14 1 (0.19%) Front Office
14 1 (0.19%) German Language
14 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 180 (34.68%) Developer
2 54 (10.40%) Software Engineer
3 37 (7.13%) Java Developer
4 28 (5.39%) Python Engineer
5 27 (5.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 24 (4.62%) Analyst
6 24 (4.62%) Consultant
7 23 (4.43%) Software Developer
8 22 (4.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 20 (3.85%) Junior
9 20 (3.85%) Senior Developer
10 19 (3.66%) Administrator
10 19 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
11 18 (3.47%) .NET Developer
11 18 (3.47%) C# Developer
11 18 (3.47%) Senior Software Engineer
12 17 (3.28%) Windows Engineer
13 16 (3.08%) Business Analyst
13 16 (3.08%) Computer Engineer
13 16 (3.08%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (17.34%) .NET
2 76 (14.64%) React
3 73 (14.07%) HTML
4 71 (13.68%) AngularJS
5 68 (13.10%) CSS
6 51 (9.83%) HTML5
7 47 (9.06%) CSS3
8 32 (6.17%) TensorFlow
9 31 (5.97%) SailPoint
10 30 (5.78%) ASP.NET
11 25 (4.82%) OpenCV
12 24 (4.62%) XML
13 21 (4.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 21 (4.05%) STL
14 17 (3.28%) JSON
15 16 (3.08%) REST
16 14 (2.70%) Natural Language Processing
16 14 (2.70%) Spring
17 13 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 72 (13.87%) Computer Science
2 45 (8.67%) Algorithms
3 41 (7.90%) Management Information System
4 38 (7.32%) Tandem
5 26 (5.01%) Greenfield Project
6 20 (3.85%) Internet of Things
7 16 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (3.08%) Mobile App
7 16 (3.08%) User Experience
8 13 (2.50%) Private Cloud
8 13 (2.50%) Smart City
9 12 (2.31%) Embedded Systems
10 11 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.93%) Augmented Reality
11 10 (1.93%) CUDA
11 10 (1.93%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.54%) CAN bus
13 7 (1.35%) Fintech
13 7 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
14 5 (0.96%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 81 (15.61%) Linux
2 62 (11.95%) Windows
3 19 (3.66%) Robot Operating System
4 17 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.08%) CentOS
5 16 (3.08%) Fedora
5 16 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (2.89%) Android
7 13 (2.50%) SUSE
7 13 (2.50%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.35%) Unix
8 7 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.77%) VMS
9 4 (0.77%) Windows 2000
9 4 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.77%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (51.45%) Artificial Intelligence
2 203 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (26.01%) Machine Learning
4 125 (24.08%) Robotic Process Automation
5 110 (21.19%) Software Engineering
6 77 (14.84%) DevOps
7 71 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
8 68 (13.10%) Computer Vision
8 68 (13.10%) Continuous Improvement
9 61 (11.75%) Decision-Making
10 59 (11.37%) Deep Learning
11 54 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
12 49 (9.44%) E-Commerce
13 47 (9.06%) Front End Development
14 45 (8.67%) TDD
15 42 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (8.09%) Cybersecurity
15 42 (8.09%) Mathematics
15 42 (8.09%) Risk Management
16 41 (7.90%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 185 (35.65%) Python
2 142 (27.36%) C++
3 135 (26.01%) Java
4 131 (25.24%) JavaScript
5 113 (21.77%) C#
6 73 (14.07%) C
7 68 (13.10%) PowerShell
8 57 (10.98%) SQL
9 39 (7.51%) Ruby
10 31 (5.97%) BeanShell
11 30 (5.78%) Perl
12 29 (5.59%) Bourne shell
12 29 (5.59%) Korn
13 21 (4.05%) Java 8
14 18 (3.47%) Go
15 12 (2.31%) MATLAB
16 11 (2.12%) PHP
17 10 (1.93%) R
18 6 (1.16%) Embedded C
18 6 (1.16%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 77 (14.84%) Degree
2 34 (6.55%) PhD
3 27 (5.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (2.12%) HND
4 11 (2.12%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.77%) CISSP
6 4 (0.77%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (0.58%) CISA
7 3 (0.58%) CISM
7 3 (0.58%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 3 (0.58%) MBA
7 3 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.39%) HNC
8 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.19%) CWDP
9 1 (0.19%) MCITP
9 1 (0.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.93%) GCP
3 9 (1.73%) QA
4 5 (0.96%) PMO
5 4 (0.77%) GDPR
5 4 (0.77%) SLA
6 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.19%) JTAG
7 1 (0.19%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 56 (10.79%) Docker
2 18 (3.47%) Firmware
3 16 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (7.71%) Terraform
2 37 (7.13%) Ansible
3 32 (6.17%) Puppet
4 12 (2.31%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.58%) Grafana
5 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.58%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 112 (21.58%) Microsoft
2 64 (12.33%) Blue Prism
3 31 (5.97%) ServiceNow
3 31 (5.97%) Tableau
4 23 (4.43%) Google
5 19 (3.66%) VMware
6 16 (3.08%) Red Hat
7 15 (2.89%) Automation Anywhere
7 15 (2.89%) UiPath
8 11 (2.12%) Oracle
9 8 (1.54%) Adobe
9 8 (1.54%) Assembla
9 8 (1.54%) IBM
9 8 (1.54%) Pega
10 6 (1.16%) Capita
11 5 (0.96%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.77%) ABBYY
12 4 (0.77%) Aruba
12 4 (0.77%) Micro Focus
12 4 (0.77%) SAP