Period
to 23 October 2021

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 23 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 628 567 606
Rank change year-on-year -61 +39 +22
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 384 114 531
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.71% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 93 110 364
10th Percentile £37,435 £37,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £37,815
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £51,250
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +21.95% -10.87%
75th Percentile £70,000 £82,500 £73,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,125 £82,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% -9.09%

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 45,188 16,039 44,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.98% 35.53% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27,487 13,371 34,707
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% +4.76%
75th Percentile £81,750 £78,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £92,350
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,486
% change year-on-year +4.35% +5.53% +3.78%

Robotics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Robotics in England

Robotics
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Robotics in England

Robotics
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Robotics in England over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

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 23 October 2021. 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 -173 143 £61,250 -12.50% 13
South East -109 83 £53,750 +10.26% 30
East of England -36 67 £55,000 -21.43% 17
South West -40 54 £36,250 -34.09% 20
North of England -130 15 £40,000 -5.33% 12
North West -83 14 £40,000 - 4
Midlands -125 11 £40,000 -20.00% 19
West Midlands -103 7 £40,000 -20.00% 12
East Midlands - 4 - - 7
Yorkshire -103 1 £42,500 -22.73% 8
Robotics
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, 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.

1 188 (48.96%) Artificial Intelligence
2 148 (38.54%) Degree
2 148 (38.54%) Social Skills
3 133 (34.64%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (30.21%) Mathematics
5 115 (29.95%) Computer Science
6 113 (29.43%) Machine Learning
7 105 (27.34%) Python
8 101 (26.30%) Azure
9 93 (24.22%) Problem-Solving
10 91 (23.70%) Algorithms
10 91 (23.70%) Retail
11 87 (22.66%) Robotic Process Automation
12 86 (22.40%) Software Engineering
13 78 (20.31%) Microsoft
14 75 (19.53%) Analytical Skills
15 73 (19.01%) Cybersecurity
15 73 (19.01%) Power Platform
16 71 (18.49%) Analytics
17 67 (17.45%) DevOps
18 66 (17.19%) Risk Management
19 61 (15.89%) Windows
19 61 (15.89%) Computer Vision
20 59 (15.36%) Continuous Improvement
20 59 (15.36%) Design Thinking
21 57 (14.84%) Product Roadmap
21 57 (14.84%) MuleSoft
21 57 (14.84%) Salesforce.com
22 52 (13.54%) Java
23 51 (13.28%) Validation

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 34 (8.85%) Appian
2 10 (2.60%) Ethereum
2 10 (2.60%) Hyperledger
3 6 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.04%) Confluence
4 4 (1.04%) nginx
5 3 (0.78%) Jupyter
Applications
1 45 (11.72%) Simulink
2 38 (9.90%) Stateflow
3 12 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.04%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.26%) Sketch
8 1 (0.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.60%) Distributed Ledger
1 10 (2.60%) R3 Corda
2 8 (2.08%) Primavera
3 2 (0.52%) Actimize
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.26%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 101 (26.30%) Azure
2 73 (19.01%) Power Platform
3 50 (13.02%) AWS
4 33 (8.59%) Power Automate
5 28 (7.29%) GCP
6 24 (6.25%) Azure Data Factory
6 24 (6.25%) Azure Machine Learning
7 22 (5.73%) SaaS
8 20 (5.21%) IaaS
8 20 (5.21%) PaaS
9 12 (3.13%) Slack
10 11 (2.86%) GitHub
11 5 (1.30%) Microsoft 365
11 5 (1.30%) Workato
12 4 (1.04%) AWS IoT
13 3 (0.78%) Amazon EKS
14 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
15 1 (0.26%) Azure LUIS
15 1 (0.26%) NuGet
15 1 (0.26%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.34%) HTTP
2 5 (1.30%) MQTT
2 5 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.04%) 3G
3 4 (1.04%) 4G
3 4 (1.04%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.04%) FTP
3 4 (1.04%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.04%) Modbus
3 4 (1.04%) Profibus
3 4 (1.04%) SMTP
3 4 (1.04%) VPN
3 4 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.04%) Wireless
4 3 (0.78%) DSL
4 3 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (0.78%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (7.29%) SQL Server
3 27 (7.03%) Big Data
4 16 (4.17%) Blockchain
4 16 (4.17%) Power BI
5 9 (2.34%) Tableau
6 8 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.08%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.04%) MySQL
7 4 (1.04%) SQLite
8 3 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.26%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (5.47%) JIRA
2 15 (3.91%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.13%) GitLab
4 9 (2.34%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.04%) Cypress.io
6 4 (1.04%) Maven
6 4 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.04%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.78%) Selenium
7 3 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.52%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.52%) JUnit
8 2 (0.52%) Snyk
9 1 (0.26%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.26%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.26%) PyCharm
General
1 148 (38.54%) Social Skills
2 91 (23.70%) Retail
3 75 (19.53%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (12.50%) Organisational Skills
5 45 (11.72%) Law
6 39 (10.16%) Manufacturing
7 35 (9.11%) Legal
8 33 (8.59%) Spanish Language
9 28 (7.29%) Finance
9 28 (7.29%) Games
10 20 (5.21%) Electronics
11 18 (4.69%) Automotive
12 17 (4.43%) Aerospace
12 17 (4.43%) Avionics
12 17 (4.43%) Banking
12 17 (4.43%) Presentation Skills
13 13 (3.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 10 (2.60%) Marketing
15 8 (2.08%) Public Sector
16 7 (1.82%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (22.40%) Architect
2 48 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 43 (11.20%) Technical Support
4 39 (10.16%) Developer
5 33 (8.59%) Automation Architect
5 33 (8.59%) Principal Architect
6 27 (7.03%) Team Leader
7 25 (6.51%) Systems Engineer
8 24 (6.25%) Data Architect
8 24 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
8 24 (6.25%) Technical Leader
8 24 (6.25%) Technical Support Team Leader
8 24 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
9 20 (5.21%) Infrastructure Architect
9 20 (5.21%) Java Engineer
10 19 (4.95%) Python Developer
10 19 (4.95%) Support Specialist
10 19 (4.95%) Technical Specialist
10 19 (4.95%) Technical Support Specialist
11 18 (4.69%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (11.20%) TensorFlow
2 40 (10.42%) PyTorch
3 26 (6.77%) React
4 20 (5.21%) Node.js
5 17 (4.43%) scikit-learn
6 13 (3.39%) .NET
6 13 (3.39%) Celery
6 13 (3.39%) Django
6 13 (3.39%) Flask
6 13 (3.39%) pytest
6 13 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (3.39%) RESTful
6 13 (3.39%) SQLAlchemy
7 12 (3.13%) OpenCV
8 11 (2.86%) XML
9 10 (2.60%) Web Services
10 8 (2.08%) Akka
10 8 (2.08%) Play Framework
10 8 (2.08%) Redux
11 6 (1.56%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 91 (23.70%) Algorithms
2 25 (6.51%) Virtual Team
3 22 (5.73%) Data Structures
4 20 (5.21%) Hybrid Cloud
4 20 (5.21%) Public Cloud
5 16 (4.17%) Industry 4.0
6 9 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.08%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 6 (1.56%) Legacy Systems
9 5 (1.30%) NHS
10 4 (1.04%) Analogue Electronics
10 4 (1.04%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.04%) FMCG
10 4 (1.04%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.04%) Renewable Energy
10 4 (1.04%) State Machine
10 4 (1.04%) User Experience
10 4 (1.04%) Video\Live Streaming
11 3 (0.78%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (0.78%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 61 (15.89%) Windows
2 29 (7.55%) Linux
3 6 (1.56%) Robot Operating System
4 5 (1.30%) Android
4 5 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.04%) ThreadX
5 4 (1.04%) Unix
5 4 (1.04%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 3 (0.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (48.96%) Artificial Intelligence
2 133 (34.64%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (30.21%) Mathematics
4 115 (29.95%) Computer Science
5 113 (29.43%) Machine Learning
6 93 (24.22%) Problem-Solving
7 87 (22.66%) Robotic Process Automation
8 86 (22.40%) Software Engineering
9 73 (19.01%) Cybersecurity
10 71 (18.49%) Analytics
11 67 (17.45%) DevOps
12 66 (17.19%) Risk Management
13 61 (15.89%) Computer Vision
14 59 (15.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 59 (15.36%) Design Thinking
15 57 (14.84%) Product Roadmap
16 51 (13.28%) Validation
17 50 (13.02%) ITIL
18 44 (11.46%) Decision-Making
18 44 (11.46%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (27.34%) Python
2 52 (13.54%) Java
3 45 (11.72%) MATLAB
4 39 (10.16%) C++
4 39 (10.16%) JavaScript
5 38 (9.90%) SQL
6 33 (8.59%) C
7 22 (5.73%) C#
8 17 (4.43%) Ada
8 17 (4.43%) Fortran
9 13 (3.39%) Go
10 10 (2.60%) DAML
11 9 (2.34%) Java 8
11 9 (2.34%) VBA
12 8 (2.08%) Ruby
12 8 (2.08%) Scala
13 4 (1.04%) R
14 3 (0.78%) Groovy
14 3 (0.78%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 148 (38.54%) Degree
2 40 (10.42%) PhD
3 33 (8.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 24 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (6.25%) TOGAF Certification
5 11 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.60%) Master's Degree
7 8 (2.08%) CISA
8 5 (1.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 5 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.30%) CISM
8 5 (1.30%) CISSP
8 5 (1.30%) CREST Certified
8 5 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.52%) CGEIT
10 2 (0.52%) CRISC
10 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.82%) COBIT
2 6 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.56%) QA
3 5 (1.30%) GLP
3 5 (1.30%) GMP
3 5 (1.30%) Good Clinical Practice
3 5 (1.30%) NIST
4 4 (1.04%) MISRA
5 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.26%) DICOM
6 1 (0.26%) GRC
6 1 (0.26%) HL7
6 1 (0.26%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.26%) ITGC
System Software
1 45 (11.72%) Docker
2 20 (5.21%) Firmware
3 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (10.68%) Kubernetes
2 17 (4.43%) Grafana
2 17 (4.43%) Prometheus
3 8 (2.08%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (1.56%) Ansible
5 3 (0.78%) Istio
Vendors
1 78 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 57 (14.84%) MuleSoft
2 57 (14.84%) Salesforce.com
3 38 (9.90%) Automation Anywhere
4 24 (6.25%) Databricks
5 21 (5.47%) OpenAI
6 17 (4.43%) Google
6 17 (4.43%) MathWorks
7 12 (3.13%) New Relic
7 12 (3.13%) PagerDuty
8 11 (2.86%) Atlassian
9 8 (2.08%) Autodesk
9 8 (2.08%) Blue Prism
9 8 (2.08%) Oracle
10 6 (1.56%) Pega
11 5 (1.30%) UiPath
12 4 (1.04%) Cisco
12 4 (1.04%) Ericsson
12 4 (1.04%) Klocwork
12 4 (1.04%) SAP