Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 609 856 1092
Rank change year-on-year +247 +236 +107
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 591 307 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.19% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 0.42% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 484 236 87
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £100,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -

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 67,973 73,595 77,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.26% 44.88% 42.70%
Number of salaries quoted 52,956 55,626 63,927
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +156 253 £67,500 -6.90% 33
South East +89 130 £60,000 +14.29% 33
East of England +67 108 £57,500 - 45
South West +8 36 £31,250 -24.24% 28
North of England +30 35 £41,000 +17.14% 18
Midlands +17 28 £47,980 -8.61% 29
North West +14 21 £47,500 +5.56% 11
West Midlands +29 20 £52,000 -0.95% 21
Yorkshire +23 11 £33,000 -5.71% 3
East Midlands +2 8 £47,980 +66.89% 8
North East - 3 £32,000 - 4
Robotics
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 327 (55.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 228 (38.58%) Agile Software Development
3 218 (36.89%) Python
4 194 (32.83%) Machine Learning
5 186 (31.47%) C++
6 162 (27.41%) Java
7 149 (25.21%) Software Engineering
8 146 (24.70%) Robotic Process Automation
9 131 (22.17%) JavaScript
10 119 (20.14%) C#
11 116 (19.63%) Linux
12 114 (19.29%) Microsoft
13 112 (18.95%) Amazon AWS
14 105 (17.77%) Finance
15 100 (16.92%) Problem-Solving
16 98 (16.58%) C
17 88 (14.89%) .NET
18 83 (14.04%) Computer Vision
19 81 (13.71%) DevOps
19 81 (13.71%) SQL
20 78 (13.20%) Degree
21 77 (13.03%) Blue Prism
22 72 (12.18%) Deep Learning
23 71 (12.01%) Decision-Making
23 71 (12.01%) Business Intelligence
23 71 (12.01%) Computer Science
24 65 (11.00%) Microsoft Azure
24 65 (11.00%) Big Data
25 63 (10.66%) PowerShell
26 62 (10.49%) 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 37 (6.26%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (1.52%) WordPress
3 6 (1.02%) Kinematics
4 4 (0.68%) Appian
4 4 (0.68%) GlassFish
4 4 (0.68%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.51%) JBoss
5 3 (0.51%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.51%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.34%) IIS
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.17%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 15 (2.54%) Adobe Illustrator
1 15 (2.54%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.69%) Chatbot
4 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.68%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.17%) Simulink
7 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.51%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.34%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 112 (18.95%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (11.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (5.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (3.38%) GitHub
5 17 (2.88%) SaaS
6 10 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.69%) PaaS
7 8 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
8 7 (1.18%) IaaS
9 6 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.68%) BrowserStack
10 4 (0.68%) Serverless
11 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.17%) Office 365
12 1 (0.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.89%) TCP/IP
2 19 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (2.20%) Internet
4 12 (2.03%) DNS
5 9 (1.52%) Wireless
6 8 (1.35%) Bluetooth
6 8 (1.35%) Ethernet
6 8 (1.35%) RS-232
7 7 (1.18%) SSL
8 5 (0.85%) HTTP
9 4 (0.68%) Intranet
9 4 (0.68%) LAN
9 4 (0.68%) SMS
10 2 (0.34%) Skype
11 1 (0.17%) 802.11
11 1 (0.17%) RFID
11 1 (0.17%) VoIP
11 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (11.00%) Big Data
2 62 (10.49%) SQL Server
3 39 (6.60%) MySQL
4 36 (6.09%) Hadoop
4 36 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (4.91%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.37%) Blockchain
7 8 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 8 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.85%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.85%) Neo4j
9 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.34%) MS Access
10 2 (0.34%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.17%) DB2
11 1 (0.17%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 43 (7.28%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.40%) TeamCity
3 25 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 25 (4.23%) MSBuild
4 23 (3.89%) Octopus Deploy
5 22 (3.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 22 (3.72%) Hudson
6 15 (2.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 15 (2.54%) JIRA
7 13 (2.20%) Maven
8 9 (1.52%) Subversion
8 9 (1.52%) Visual Studio
9 7 (1.18%) Grunt
10 6 (1.02%) LabVIEW
11 5 (0.85%) GitLab
11 5 (0.85%) gulp
11 5 (0.85%) Vagrant
11 5 (0.85%) Xcode
12 4 (0.68%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.68%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 105 (17.77%) Finance
2 58 (9.81%) Banking
3 53 (8.97%) Retail
4 32 (5.41%) Electronics
4 32 (5.41%) Legal
5 29 (4.91%) Games
6 24 (4.06%) Marketing
7 19 (3.21%) Automotive
8 15 (2.54%) Manufacturing
9 14 (2.37%) Publishing
10 13 (2.20%) Telecoms
11 12 (2.03%) Back Office
12 11 (1.86%) French Language
13 9 (1.52%) German Language
14 8 (1.35%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.85%) Advertising
15 5 (0.85%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.85%) Local Government
15 5 (0.85%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 192 (32.49%) Developer
2 74 (12.52%) Software Engineer
3 46 (7.78%) Java Developer
4 36 (6.09%) Consultant
5 30 (5.08%) Python Engineer
6 29 (4.91%) Software Developer
7 22 (3.72%) C++ Software Engineer
7 22 (3.72%) Computer Engineer
7 22 (3.72%) Computer Vision Engineer
8 21 (3.55%) Senior Developer
9 20 (3.38%) Architect
9 20 (3.38%) Junior
9 20 (3.38%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 19 (3.21%) Administrator
10 19 (3.21%) Analyst
11 18 (3.05%) AWS Developer
11 18 (3.05%) DevOps Engineer
12 17 (2.88%) Python Developer
13 16 (2.71%) .NET Developer
13 16 (2.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (14.89%) .NET
2 62 (10.49%) AngularJS
2 62 (10.49%) HTML
3 58 (9.81%) React
4 57 (9.64%) CSS
5 48 (8.12%) OpenCV
6 43 (7.28%) TensorFlow
7 40 (6.77%) CSS3
8 39 (6.60%) HTML5
9 36 (6.09%) SailPoint
10 35 (5.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 35 (5.92%) STL
11 31 (5.25%) Node.js
12 26 (4.40%) Natural Language Processing
13 21 (3.55%) Web Services
14 20 (3.38%) ASP.NET
15 19 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (3.21%) Velocity
16 17 (2.88%) REST
17 15 (2.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 71 (12.01%) Computer Science
2 57 (9.64%) Tandem
3 48 (8.12%) Algorithms
4 45 (7.61%) Management Information System
5 36 (6.09%) Greenfield Project
6 31 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (3.72%) Smart City
8 21 (3.55%) User Experience
9 14 (2.37%) Fintech
10 13 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
10 13 (2.20%) Internet of Things
11 12 (2.03%) Augmented Reality
12 11 (1.86%) Life Science
12 11 (1.86%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.35%) CAN bus
13 8 (1.35%) CUDA
13 8 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (1.18%) Reference Data
14 7 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
15 5 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 116 (19.63%) Linux
2 61 (10.32%) Windows
3 28 (4.74%) Robot Operating System
4 17 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (2.54%) Android
7 12 (2.03%) Unix
8 10 (1.69%) CentOS
8 10 (1.69%) Fedora
8 10 (1.69%) SUSE
8 10 (1.69%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.85%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.68%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.68%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.34%) VMS
13 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (55.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 228 (38.58%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (32.83%) Machine Learning
4 149 (25.21%) Software Engineering
5 146 (24.70%) Robotic Process Automation
6 100 (16.92%) Problem-Solving
7 83 (14.04%) Computer Vision
8 81 (13.71%) DevOps
9 72 (12.18%) Deep Learning
10 71 (12.01%) Business Intelligence
10 71 (12.01%) Decision-Making
11 61 (10.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 59 (9.98%) Cybersecurity
13 54 (9.14%) Mathematics
14 52 (8.80%) Risk Management
15 47 (7.95%) TDD
16 46 (7.78%) Information Security
17 45 (7.61%) Analytics
17 45 (7.61%) Neural Network
18 44 (7.45%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 218 (36.89%) Python
2 186 (31.47%) C++
3 162 (27.41%) Java
4 131 (22.17%) JavaScript
5 119 (20.14%) C#
6 98 (16.58%) C
7 81 (13.71%) SQL
8 63 (10.66%) PowerShell
9 36 (6.09%) BeanShell
10 33 (5.58%) Java 8
11 27 (4.57%) Go
12 25 (4.23%) Ruby
13 23 (3.89%) Perl
14 22 (3.72%) Bourne shell
14 22 (3.72%) Korn
15 12 (2.03%) Embedded C
16 9 (1.52%) Embedded C++
17 8 (1.35%) Scala
17 8 (1.35%) VBA
18 7 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (13.20%) Degree
2 49 (8.29%) PhD
3 23 (3.89%) MPhil
4 13 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.35%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.35%) PMP
5 8 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.02%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.85%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.68%) CISSP
8 4 (0.68%) HND
9 3 (0.51%) CRISC
9 3 (0.51%) MBA
9 3 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.34%) HNC
10 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.34%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.38%) QA
2 9 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.02%) SLA
5 3 (0.51%) COBIT
5 3 (0.51%) PMO
6 2 (0.34%) GDPR
6 2 (0.34%) JTAG
6 2 (0.34%) MISRA
6 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.17%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 55 (9.31%) Docker
2 17 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.69%) Firmware
4 4 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.51%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (6.26%) Ansible
2 26 (4.40%) Puppet
2 26 (4.40%) Terraform
3 23 (3.89%) Kubernetes
4 10 (1.69%) Grafana
5 9 (1.52%) Prometheus
6 4 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 114 (19.29%) Microsoft
2 77 (13.03%) Blue Prism
3 38 (6.43%) Google
3 38 (6.43%) ServiceNow
4 36 (6.09%) Tableau
5 34 (5.75%) UiPath
6 30 (5.08%) Automation Anywhere
7 17 (2.88%) VMware
8 16 (2.71%) Adobe
9 14 (2.37%) Oracle
10 10 (1.69%) Aruba
10 10 (1.69%) Cisco
10 10 (1.69%) IBM
10 10 (1.69%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.52%) Siemens
12 8 (1.35%) Assembla
12 8 (1.35%) Micro Focus
13 6 (1.02%) Cognizant
13 6 (1.02%) SAP
14 5 (0.85%) Pega