Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 689 971 1168
Rank change year-on-year +282 +197 +21
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 490 190 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.11% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.28% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 370 138 55
England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £34,975 £26,425 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +13.33%

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 69,158 67,777 83,200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.91% 40.84% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 54,843 55,763 67,676
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +119 184 £62,500 +13.64% 26
East of England +118 151 £57,500 +15.00% 26
South East +9 66 £50,000 +17.65% 23
South West +38 44 £47,500 +35.71% 14
North of England +19 24 £42,500 +15.65% 5
Midlands +30 22 £50,000 +108.33% 10
North West +10 16 £42,500 +18.06% 2
West Midlands +1 15 £50,000 +108.33% 9
Yorkshire +13 7 £29,000 -22.67% 3
East Midlands - 6 £25,500 - 1
North East -25 1 - -
Robotics
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 149 (30.41%) Degree
2 143 (29.18%) C++
3 130 (26.53%) Python
4 122 (24.90%) Java
4 122 (24.90%) Artificial Intelligence
5 108 (22.04%) Machine Learning
6 107 (21.84%) Computer Science
7 103 (21.02%) Software Engineering
8 96 (19.59%) Robotic Process Automation
9 92 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
10 88 (17.96%) C
11 69 (14.08%) Banking
12 67 (13.67%) Mathematics
13 66 (13.47%) Analytics
14 64 (13.06%) Finance
15 63 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
16 62 (12.65%) Electronics
17 61 (12.45%) Computer Vision
18 59 (12.04%) Linux
19 56 (11.43%) JavaScript
20 54 (11.02%) Algorithms
21 50 (10.20%) DevOps
21 50 (10.20%) Retail
22 49 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
23 45 (9.18%) E-Commerce
23 45 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
23 45 (9.18%) AngularJS
24 44 (8.98%) Git (software)
25 43 (8.78%) Firmware
26 42 (8.57%) C#

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 18 (3.67%) Apache Spark
2 16 (3.27%) DNN
3 7 (1.43%) Apache
4 3 (0.61%) SAS
5 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.20%) Confluence
6 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.20%) Ethereum
6 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.20%) OnBase
6 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (1.22%) AutoCAD
1 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (1.22%) Simulink
2 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.82%) Autodesk Inventor
3 4 (0.82%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) CATIA
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.41%) Actimize
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) HFM
3 2 (0.41%) Oracle AML
3 2 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.41%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (3.06%) SaaS
5 9 (1.84%) IBM Blueworks
5 9 (1.84%) PaaS
6 7 (1.43%) IaaS
7 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.86%) Internet
2 9 (1.84%) NetScaler
3 5 (1.02%) Ethernet
3 5 (1.02%) RS-232
3 5 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (0.82%) WAN
5 2 (0.41%) DNS
5 2 (0.41%) Network Security
5 2 (0.41%) VPN
6 1 (0.20%) DHCP
6 1 (0.20%) GoToMeeting
6 1 (0.20%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.20%) Profibus
6 1 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.20%) SMS
6 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.37%) Big Data
2 25 (5.10%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.24%) Blockchain
4 9 (1.84%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.63%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.63%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.22%) Text Mining
8 5 (1.02%) HDInsight
8 5 (1.02%) Mahout
8 5 (1.02%) NewSQL
8 5 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.02%) QlikView
9 3 (0.61%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.61%) Spotfire
9 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.41%) GIS
10 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (8.98%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.24%) Grunt
2 11 (2.24%) gulp
2 11 (2.24%) webpack
3 10 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (2.04%) TeamCity
4 9 (1.84%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.84%) NuGet
5 3 (0.61%) JIRA
5 3 (0.61%) Maven
5 3 (0.61%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.61%) Redmine
5 3 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.41%) Android Studio
6 2 (0.41%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.20%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.20%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.20%) GitLab
7 1 (0.20%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.20%) Mocha
General
1 69 (14.08%) Banking
2 64 (13.06%) Finance
3 62 (12.65%) Electronics
4 50 (10.20%) Retail
5 37 (7.55%) Legal
6 30 (6.12%) Manufacturing
7 28 (5.71%) Games
8 21 (4.29%) Back Office
9 20 (4.08%) Marketing
10 13 (2.65%) Telecoms
11 11 (2.24%) Aerospace
12 10 (2.04%) Law
13 8 (1.63%) Advertising
13 8 (1.63%) Investment Banking
14 7 (1.43%) Retail Banking
15 6 (1.22%) Billing
16 3 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
16 3 (0.61%) Local Government
16 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 147 (30.00%) Developer
2 65 (13.27%) Software Engineer
3 44 (8.98%) Embedded Engineer
4 35 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 30 (6.12%) Consultant
6 27 (5.51%) Firmware Engineer
6 27 (5.51%) Software Developer
7 26 (5.31%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 24 (4.90%) Embedded C Engineer
8 24 (4.90%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 24 (4.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 19 (3.88%) .NET Developer
9 19 (3.88%) Analyst
9 19 (3.88%) Architect
9 19 (3.88%) Electronics Engineer
10 18 (3.67%) C++ Software Engineer
11 16 (3.27%) Python Developer
12 15 (3.06%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
13 14 (2.86%) Computer Engineer
13 14 (2.86%) Computer Vision Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (9.18%) AngularJS
2 37 (7.55%) React
3 29 (5.92%) .NET
4 27 (5.51%) HTML
5 25 (5.10%) CSS
6 24 (4.90%) HTML5
7 23 (4.69%) OpenCV
8 21 (4.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 20 (4.08%) CSS3
10 19 (3.88%) Theano
11 16 (3.27%) J2EE
12 13 (2.65%) XML
13 11 (2.24%) Django
13 11 (2.24%) OpenGL
13 11 (2.24%) WebGL
14 10 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (1.84%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (1.63%) Dojo
16 8 (1.63%) jQuery
16 8 (1.63%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 107 (21.84%) Computer Science
2 54 (11.02%) Algorithms
3 38 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (7.55%) Tandem
5 34 (6.94%) Embedded Systems
6 17 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (3.06%) 3D Graphics
7 15 (3.06%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
9 13 (2.65%) Internet of Things
10 12 (2.45%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.84%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.63%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.63%) User Experience
13 7 (1.43%) CUDA
13 7 (1.43%) Fintech
13 7 (1.43%) Life Science
13 7 (1.43%) Public Cloud
14 6 (1.22%) 3D Printing
15 5 (1.02%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 59 (12.04%) Linux
2 37 (7.55%) Windows
3 29 (5.92%) Robot Operating System
4 17 (3.47%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.27%) CoreOS
6 10 (2.04%) Android
7 6 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.02%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.82%) VMS
10 3 (0.61%) Unix
11 1 (0.20%) CentOS
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (24.90%) Artificial Intelligence
2 108 (22.04%) Machine Learning
3 103 (21.02%) Software Engineering
4 96 (19.59%) Robotic Process Automation
5 92 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (13.67%) Mathematics
7 66 (13.47%) Analytics
8 61 (12.45%) Computer Vision
9 50 (10.20%) DevOps
10 45 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 45 (9.18%) E-Commerce
11 39 (7.96%) Neural Network
12 37 (7.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 37 (7.55%) Project Management
12 37 (7.55%) SDLC
13 34 (6.94%) Mentoring
14 32 (6.53%) Deep Learning
15 28 (5.71%) Data Science
16 26 (5.31%) Presales
16 26 (5.31%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 143 (29.18%) C++
2 130 (26.53%) Python
3 122 (24.90%) Java
4 88 (17.96%) C
5 56 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 42 (8.57%) C#
7 41 (8.37%) Scala
8 34 (6.94%) SQL
9 14 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 14 (2.86%) Ruby
10 13 (2.65%) R
11 11 (2.24%) VB
12 10 (2.04%) Go
12 10 (2.04%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.84%) Embedded C
13 9 (1.84%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.43%) PHP
14 7 (1.43%) VBA
15 6 (1.22%) Embedded C++
16 5 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 149 (30.41%) Degree
2 49 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (7.14%) PhD
4 15 (3.06%) Master's Degree
5 11 (2.24%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 6 (1.22%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 5 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.82%) MBA
9 3 (0.61%) HNC
9 3 (0.61%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.41%) ACCA
10 2 (0.41%) CIMA
10 2 (0.41%) MAPM
10 2 (0.41%) PMP
11 1 (0.20%) HND
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.47%) QA
2 11 (2.24%) ECSS
3 2 (0.41%) IFRS
4 1 (0.20%) MiFID
4 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (8.78%) Firmware
2 29 (5.92%) Docker
3 5 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.41%) KVM
7 1 (0.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (3.67%) Kubernetes
2 14 (2.86%) Ansible
3 10 (2.04%) Puppet
4 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.20%) Grafana
4 1 (0.20%) Kibana
4 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (6.53%) Google
2 28 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 26 (5.31%) Blue Prism
4 15 (3.06%) IBM
5 13 (2.65%) Oracle
6 12 (2.45%) Pega
7 8 (1.63%) Cisco
7 8 (1.63%) webMethods
8 7 (1.43%) Cognos
9 6 (1.22%) Sun
9 6 (1.22%) VMware
10 5 (1.02%) Facebook
10 5 (1.02%) Hortonworks
10 5 (1.02%) Progress
10 5 (1.02%) SAP
10 5 (1.02%) Tableau
11 4 (0.82%) Adobe
11 4 (0.82%) Capita
11 4 (0.82%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.61%) Ab Initio