Period
to 22 November 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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 597 615 798
Rank change year-on-year +18 +183 +275
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 484 593 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.39% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 0.98% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 340 492 295
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +25.71%
10th Percentile £34,600 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +14.29%

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 49,037 60,285 67,803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.26% 39.76% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37,559 46,615 50,893
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% -

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 November 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 November 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 +31 194 £70,000 - 23
South West +65 80 £45,000 +20.00% 17
South East -25 78 £52,500 -4.55% 16
North of England +78 72 £40,000 -2.44% 22
North West +68 45 £40,000 -9.60% 13
Midlands +46 31 £42,500 -11.42% 18
East of England -14 29 £62,500 +8.70% 25
West Midlands +23 25 £42,500 -18.27% 12
North East +32 15 £39,087 - 2
Yorkshire +14 12 £60,000 +81.82% 7
East Midlands +26 6 £53,750 +12.03% 6
Robotics
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 195 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (38.02%) Artificial Intelligence
3 169 (34.92%) Python
4 158 (32.64%) Software Engineering
5 138 (28.51%) Degree
6 132 (27.27%) C#
7 127 (26.24%) C++
8 124 (25.62%) Machine Learning
9 101 (20.87%) .NET
10 99 (20.45%) Algorithms
11 96 (19.83%) Robotic Process Automation
12 89 (18.39%) Computer Vision
13 84 (17.36%) C
14 68 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
15 66 (13.64%) Java
15 66 (13.64%) Mathematics
16 64 (13.22%) Computer Science
17 63 (13.02%) Analytics
17 63 (13.02%) JavaScript
18 60 (12.40%) Mentoring
19 59 (12.19%) SQL Server
19 59 (12.19%) Linux
20 56 (11.57%) Windows
21 55 (11.36%) Microsoft
21 55 (11.36%) Test Automation
22 53 (10.95%) Finance
23 51 (10.54%) Scrum
23 51 (10.54%) User Experience
24 49 (10.12%) SQL
25 47 (9.71%) Business Transformation

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 14 (2.89%) IIS
1 14 (2.89%) Umbraco
2 6 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.03%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.03%) Kinematics
4 4 (0.83%) Apache
5 3 (0.62%) SAS
5 3 (0.62%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.41%) Resin
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.21%) Confluence
7 1 (0.21%) Jupyter
Applications
1 18 (3.72%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.65%) Mathematica
5 6 (1.24%) Simulink
6 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.62%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.62%) SPSS
8 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.21%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.21%) InVision
8 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.50%) Azure
2 42 (8.68%) AWS
3 37 (7.64%) GCP
4 23 (4.75%) Office 365
5 17 (3.51%) G Suite
6 7 (1.45%) GitHub
6 7 (1.45%) Power Platform
7 6 (1.24%) Azure Machine Learning
7 6 (1.24%) Trello
8 3 (0.62%) SaaS
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.41%) Serverless
10 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.51%) Internet
2 16 (3.31%) Firewall
2 16 (3.31%) WAN
3 14 (2.89%) MPLS
3 14 (2.89%) Unified Communications
4 12 (2.48%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.07%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.03%) RS-232
7 3 (0.62%) Broadband
7 3 (0.62%) RS-485
7 3 (0.62%) Wireless
8 2 (0.41%) DHCP
8 2 (0.41%) DNS
8 2 (0.41%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.41%) LAN
9 1 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (12.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.31%) Blockchain
3 15 (3.10%) Big Data
4 10 (2.07%) NoSQL
4 10 (2.07%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.45%) MySQL
5 7 (1.45%) Power BI
6 6 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.03%) GIS
7 5 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.62%) MS Access
10 2 (0.41%) JanusGraph
10 2 (0.41%) Mahout
10 2 (0.41%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 34 (7.02%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.75%) Selenium
3 22 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 18 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (2.69%) JIRA
6 9 (1.86%) WebDriver
7 7 (1.45%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.24%) Robot Framework
9 5 (1.03%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.03%) LabVIEW
9 5 (1.03%) TestRail
10 4 (0.83%) JMeter
10 4 (0.83%) NetBeans
10 4 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.83%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.62%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.62%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.41%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.41%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 53 (10.95%) Finance
2 35 (7.23%) Electronics
3 31 (6.40%) Automotive
4 27 (5.58%) Manufacturing
5 26 (5.37%) Banking
6 24 (4.96%) Retail
7 20 (4.13%) French Language
7 20 (4.13%) German Language
8 16 (3.31%) Public Sector
9 10 (2.07%) Games
10 9 (1.86%) Front Office
11 7 (1.45%) Aerospace
12 5 (1.03%) Digital Economy
12 5 (1.03%) Law
12 5 (1.03%) Legal
12 5 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.62%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.62%) Marketing
14 2 (0.41%) Advertising
14 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 105 (21.69%) Developer
2 98 (20.25%) Software Engineer
3 55 (11.36%) Consultant
4 31 (6.40%) Analyst
5 26 (5.37%) Senior Software Engineer
6 22 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 22 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
6 22 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 22 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 21 (4.34%) Research Engineer
8 18 (3.72%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
9 17 (3.51%) C# Developer
10 16 (3.31%) Embedded Engineer
11 15 (3.10%) Test Engineer
12 14 (2.89%) IT Consultant
13 13 (2.69%) Systems Engineer
14 12 (2.48%) Applications Consultant
14 12 (2.48%) Business Analyst
14 12 (2.48%) Computer Vision Engineer
14 12 (2.48%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (20.87%) .NET
2 37 (7.64%) HTML
3 35 (7.23%) Web Services
4 34 (7.02%) Natural Language Processing
5 29 (5.99%) ASP.NET
6 26 (5.37%) AngularJS
6 26 (5.37%) CSS
7 22 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 21 (4.34%) .NET Framework
8 21 (4.34%) TensorFlow
9 19 (3.93%) WPF
10 17 (3.51%) jQuery
11 16 (3.31%) React
12 15 (3.10%) NumPy
12 15 (3.10%) RESTful
12 15 (3.10%) scikit-learn
13 14 (2.89%) ASP.NET Core
13 14 (2.89%) Pandas
14 13 (2.69%) OpenCV
14 13 (2.69%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 99 (20.45%) Algorithms
2 51 (10.54%) User Experience
3 38 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.96%) Embedded Systems
5 16 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (3.31%) Internet of Things
6 15 (3.10%) Smartphone
7 14 (2.89%) 3D Graphics
8 13 (2.69%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.48%) CUDA
9 12 (2.48%) Renewable Energy
10 10 (2.07%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.86%) Equities
11 9 (1.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 8 (1.65%) Driving Licence
12 8 (1.65%) Industry 4.0
12 8 (1.65%) Virtual Team
13 7 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.45%) Life Science
14 6 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 59 (12.19%) Linux
2 56 (11.57%) Windows
3 16 (3.31%) Windows Server
4 15 (3.10%) Robot Operating System
5 12 (2.48%) Android
6 10 (2.07%) Unix
6 10 (2.07%) Windows 10
7 8 (1.65%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.24%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (1.03%) VxWorks
10 4 (0.83%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.62%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.41%) FreeRTOS
13 1 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (38.02%) Artificial Intelligence
3 158 (32.64%) Software Engineering
4 124 (25.62%) Machine Learning
5 96 (19.83%) Robotic Process Automation
6 89 (18.39%) Computer Vision
7 68 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
8 66 (13.64%) Mathematics
9 64 (13.22%) Computer Science
10 63 (13.02%) Analytics
11 60 (12.40%) Mentoring
12 55 (11.36%) Test Automation
13 51 (10.54%) Scrum
14 47 (9.71%) Business Transformation
15 42 (8.68%) Deep Learning
16 35 (7.23%) Physics
17 34 (7.02%) OO
17 34 (7.02%) Performance Improvement
18 33 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (6.61%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 169 (34.92%) Python
2 132 (27.27%) C#
3 127 (26.24%) C++
4 84 (17.36%) C
5 66 (13.64%) Java
6 63 (13.02%) JavaScript
7 49 (10.12%) SQL
8 44 (9.09%) MATLAB
9 16 (3.31%) PowerShell
10 15 (3.10%) VB
11 13 (2.69%) VBA
12 12 (2.48%) TypeScript
13 8 (1.65%) Cython
13 8 (1.65%) Ruby
14 7 (1.45%) R
15 6 (1.24%) Assembly Language
15 6 (1.24%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.24%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.24%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 138 (28.51%) Degree
2 31 (6.40%) Computer Science Degree
2 31 (6.40%) PhD
3 19 (3.93%) DBS Check
4 13 (2.69%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.45%) HNC
5 7 (1.45%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.24%) AWS Certification
6 6 (1.24%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.62%) PMP
7 3 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.17%) QA
2 14 (2.89%) WAI
3 13 (2.69%) IEC 61131
4 8 (1.65%) DICOM
5 7 (1.45%) SLA
6 6 (1.24%) IEC 61508
6 6 (1.24%) ISAE 3402
6 6 (1.24%) ISO 26262
7 3 (0.62%) WCAG
8 2 (0.41%) GDPR
9 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (5.79%) Docker
2 13 (2.69%) Firmware
2 13 (2.69%) IAG
3 3 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.41%) DFS Replication
4 2 (0.41%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 16 (3.31%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.86%) Terraform
3 6 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
4 5 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.62%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.41%) WSUS
6 2 (0.41%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 55 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.06%) UiPath
3 34 (7.02%) Google
4 33 (6.82%) Blue Prism
5 15 (3.10%) Oracle
6 13 (2.69%) Adobe
6 13 (2.69%) Automation Anywhere
7 12 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.65%) IBM
9 7 (1.45%) Genesys
10 5 (1.03%) Fidessa
10 5 (1.03%) Lauterbach
10 5 (1.03%) VMware
11 4 (0.83%) CA
12 3 (0.62%) Pega
12 3 (0.62%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.41%) Acme Packet
13 2 (0.41%) SaltStack
13 2 (0.41%) Siemens
13 2 (0.41%) Verint