Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 582 717 1002
Rank change year-on-year +135 +285 +197
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 564 469 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.29% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 0.72% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 469 355 123
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +29.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £34,563 £33,850 £25,850
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £76,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -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 58,919 65,507 65,932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.03% 40.69% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 45,580 51,015 54,242
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,613 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +128 246 £70,000 +12.00% 41
South East +77 117 £55,000 +10.00% 22
East of England -13 95 £57,500 - 37
South West +16 40 £45,000 -5.26% 28
North of England +46 33 £41,000 +17.14% 13
Midlands +37 32 £47,980 -4.04% 13
West Midlands +32 19 £52,500 +5.00% 8
North West +37 17 £41,000 -3.53% 9
East Midlands +28 13 £47,980 +91.92% 5
Yorkshire +19 8 £35,250 +0.71% 1
North East +18 8 £16,000 - 3
Robotics
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 277 (49.11%) Artificial Intelligence
2 204 (36.17%) Python
3 196 (34.75%) Machine Learning
4 195 (34.57%) C++
5 191 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
6 154 (27.30%) Software Engineering
7 150 (26.60%) Java
8 118 (20.92%) Linux
9 114 (20.21%) C#
10 113 (20.04%) Robotic Process Automation
11 110 (19.50%) C
12 103 (18.26%) Amazon AWS
13 98 (17.38%) Finance
14 94 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 94 (16.67%) Computer Vision
15 92 (16.31%) SQL
16 89 (15.78%) Problem-Solving
17 83 (14.72%) DevOps
18 77 (13.65%) Banking
19 75 (13.30%) Retail
20 73 (12.94%) Microsoft
21 72 (12.77%) Degree
22 69 (12.23%) .NET
23 66 (11.70%) Mathematics
24 64 (11.35%) Computer Science
24 64 (11.35%) Deep Learning
24 64 (11.35%) Decision-Making
25 60 (10.64%) Google
25 60 (10.64%) Analytics
26 59 (10.46%) SQL Server

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 22 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.06%) Kinematics
3 4 (0.71%) GlassFish
3 4 (0.71%) JBoss
3 4 (0.71%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.35%) IIS
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.35%) SAS
4 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.18%) Apache
5 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.18%) Confluence
5 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.18%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (3.01%) Adobe Illustrator
1 17 (3.01%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.42%) Chatbot
2 8 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.53%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.35%) SAP FS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 103 (18.26%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (10.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 46 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (3.37%) PaaS
5 16 (2.84%) SaaS
6 11 (1.95%) IaaS
7 9 (1.60%) IBM Cloud
8 8 (1.42%) GitHub
9 7 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.53%) Serverless
12 2 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.18%) Office 365
13 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.84%) Internet
2 13 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (2.13%) Wireless
4 4 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.18%) Intranet
5 1 (0.18%) LAN
5 1 (0.18%) Skype
5 1 (0.18%) SMS
5 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.87%) Big Data
3 27 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (3.90%) Hadoop
4 22 (3.90%) MySQL
5 19 (3.37%) Blockchain
6 11 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.77%) Neo4j
7 10 (1.77%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.71%) Power BI
10 3 (0.53%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.53%) MS Access
11 2 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (3.01%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 17 (3.01%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.42%) CMake
2 8 (1.42%) Maven
3 6 (1.06%) GitLab
4 5 (0.89%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.71%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.71%) Toad
6 3 (0.53%) IntelliJ
6 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.53%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.35%) GCC
7 2 (0.35%) Grunt
7 2 (0.35%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.35%) JSUnit
7 2 (0.35%) Mocha
7 2 (0.35%) Sinon.JS
7 2 (0.35%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
General
1 98 (17.38%) Finance
2 77 (13.65%) Banking
3 75 (13.30%) Retail
4 38 (6.74%) Legal
4 38 (6.74%) Marketing
5 29 (5.14%) Electronics
6 27 (4.79%) Games
7 19 (3.37%) Publishing
8 16 (2.84%) Investment Banking
9 15 (2.66%) Telecoms
10 14 (2.48%) Automotive
10 14 (2.48%) Back Office
11 12 (2.13%) Financial Institution
12 11 (1.95%) French Language
12 11 (1.95%) Manufacturing
13 9 (1.60%) German Language
14 6 (1.06%) Advertising
14 6 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.89%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 179 (31.74%) Developer
2 74 (13.12%) Software Engineer
3 41 (7.27%) Java Developer
4 38 (6.74%) Software Developer
5 34 (6.03%) C++ Software Engineer
6 27 (4.79%) Consultant
7 25 (4.43%) Junior
8 23 (4.08%) Architect
9 22 (3.90%) AWS Developer
9 22 (3.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 21 (3.72%) Senior Developer
11 19 (3.37%) Designer
11 19 (3.37%) UX Designer
12 18 (3.19%) Python Engineer
13 17 (3.01%) Computer Engineer
13 17 (3.01%) Computer Vision Engineer
13 17 (3.01%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (3.01%) Digital Designer
13 17 (3.01%) Digital UX Designer
14 16 (2.84%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (12.23%) .NET
2 53 (9.40%) HTML
2 53 (9.40%) OpenCV
3 51 (9.04%) Node.js
4 47 (8.33%) CSS
5 46 (8.16%) TensorFlow
6 38 (6.74%) Web Services
7 37 (6.56%) AngularJS
8 35 (6.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 35 (6.21%) STL
9 30 (5.32%) CSS3
10 29 (5.14%) HTML5
11 28 (4.96%) React
12 27 (4.79%) Velocity
13 26 (4.61%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (4.43%) Natural Language Processing
15 21 (3.72%) SailPoint
16 16 (2.84%) Keras
17 15 (2.66%) Caffe
17 15 (2.66%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.87%) Tandem
2 42 (7.45%) Algorithms
3 38 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
4 32 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (4.79%) Management Information System
6 23 (4.08%) User Experience
7 17 (3.01%) Hybrid Cloud
8 16 (2.84%) Fintech
8 16 (2.84%) Smart City
9 15 (2.66%) Life Science
10 14 (2.48%) Internet of Things
11 13 (2.30%) Embedded Systems
12 11 (1.95%) Augmented Reality
13 9 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
14 8 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.42%) Reference Data
15 6 (1.06%) CUDA
16 4 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
16 4 (0.71%) Mobile App
16 4 (0.71%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 118 (20.92%) Linux
2 28 (4.96%) Windows
3 22 (3.90%) Robot Operating System
4 9 (1.60%) CoreOS
5 8 (1.42%) Unix
6 4 (0.71%) Android
6 4 (0.71%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.18%) VMS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (49.11%) Artificial Intelligence
2 196 (34.75%) Machine Learning
3 191 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (27.30%) Software Engineering
5 113 (20.04%) Robotic Process Automation
6 94 (16.67%) Computer Vision
7 89 (15.78%) Problem-Solving
8 83 (14.72%) DevOps
9 66 (11.70%) Mathematics
10 64 (11.35%) Computer Science
10 64 (11.35%) Decision-Making
10 64 (11.35%) Deep Learning
11 60 (10.64%) Analytics
12 57 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
12 57 (10.11%) Cybersecurity
13 50 (8.87%) Neural Network
14 36 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 36 (6.38%) Disruptive Innovation
15 35 (6.21%) Data Science
15 35 (6.21%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 204 (36.17%) Python
2 195 (34.57%) C++
3 150 (26.60%) Java
4 114 (20.21%) C#
5 110 (19.50%) C
6 94 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 92 (16.31%) SQL
8 34 (6.03%) Go
9 33 (5.85%) Java 8
10 30 (5.32%) PowerShell
11 29 (5.14%) Scala
12 21 (3.72%) BeanShell
13 17 (3.01%) Embedded C
14 14 (2.48%) Haskell
15 12 (2.13%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.77%) Embedded C++
16 10 (1.77%) Rust
17 9 (1.60%) VBA
18 7 (1.24%) VB
19 5 (0.89%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 72 (12.77%) Degree
2 51 (9.04%) PhD
3 21 (3.72%) MPhil
4 11 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.60%) PMI Certification
5 9 (1.60%) PMP
5 9 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.24%) TOGAF Certification
7 4 (0.71%) CISSP
7 4 (0.71%) CRISC
8 3 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.53%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.53%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.35%) ACCA
9 2 (0.35%) CIMA
9 2 (0.35%) CISA
9 2 (0.35%) CISM
9 2 (0.35%) MBA
9 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.85%) QA
2 9 (1.60%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.06%) GDPR
3 6 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.71%) COBIT
4 4 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.71%) JTAG
4 4 (0.71%) SLA
5 3 (0.53%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.35%) Basel III
6 2 (0.35%) IFRS
6 2 (0.35%) IFRS 9
6 2 (0.35%) MISRA
6 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 54 (9.57%) Docker
2 4 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.71%) Firmware
3 1 (0.18%) HDFS
3 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (10.28%) Kubernetes
2 26 (4.61%) Ansible
3 13 (2.30%) Grafana
4 12 (2.13%) Prometheus
5 4 (0.71%) Terraform
6 2 (0.35%) Puppet
7 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 73 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 60 (10.64%) Google
3 56 (9.93%) Blue Prism
4 35 (6.21%) UiPath
5 34 (6.03%) Automation Anywhere
6 26 (4.61%) ServiceNow
7 21 (3.72%) Tableau
8 17 (3.01%) Adobe
9 16 (2.84%) Cognizant
10 13 (2.30%) Cisco
11 12 (2.13%) Aruba
11 12 (2.13%) Siemens
12 11 (1.95%) Kofax
13 10 (1.77%) IBM
14 8 (1.42%) ABBYY
15 7 (1.24%) Micro Focus
15 7 (1.24%) Oracle
16 5 (0.89%) Atmel
16 5 (0.89%) SAP
17 4 (0.71%) CheckPoint