Period
to 24 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Robotics over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
England > South East
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 407 499 575
Rank change year-on-year +92 +76 +52
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 127 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.14% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 0.35% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 109 41 33
South East median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +47.06% -22.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £70,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +22.22% -

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,725 11,329 14,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.93% 39.43% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9,507 9,282 11,983
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Robotics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Robotics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Robotics in the South East

Robotics
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Robotics in the South East.

Salary trend for Robotics in the South East

Robotics
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Robotics in the South East over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Robotics in the South East

Robotics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Robotics within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Thames Valley +79 97 £60,000 +14.29% 24
Oxfordshire +31 51 £60,000 +20.00% 17
Berkshire +29 42 £60,000 -5.88% 4
Hampshire -2 20 £38,750 -39.22% 2
Kent - 6 - -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £26,000 - 3
West Sussex - 2 £40,000 - 3
East Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Robotics.

1 74 (58.27%) C++
2 66 (51.97%) Artificial Intelligence
3 52 (40.94%) Machine Learning
4 51 (40.16%) Software Engineering
5 50 (39.37%) Computer Vision
6 49 (38.58%) Python
7 37 (29.13%) Linux
8 33 (25.98%) C
8 33 (25.98%) Java
9 31 (24.41%) OpenCV
10 30 (23.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 30 (23.62%) STL
10 30 (23.62%) Neural Network
11 24 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (18.90%) C#
12 21 (16.54%) Windows
12 21 (16.54%) Degree
13 19 (14.96%) JavaScript
14 18 (14.17%) Java 8
15 17 (13.39%) Spring
15 17 (13.39%) AngularJS
16 16 (12.60%) Computer Science
17 14 (11.02%) BDD
17 14 (11.02%) TDD
18 13 (10.24%) Microservices
18 13 (10.24%) Domain-Driven Design
19 12 (9.45%) SQL
20 11 (8.66%) Git (software)
20 11 (8.66%) Cybersecurity
21 10 (7.87%) Algorithms

Robotics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (1.57%) GlassFish
1 2 (1.57%) WildFly
2 1 (0.79%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.79%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.36%) SaaS
3 2 (1.57%) IaaS
3 2 (1.57%) PaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.09%) Internet
2 8 (6.30%) Bluetooth
2 8 (6.30%) Ethernet
2 8 (6.30%) RS-232
2 8 (6.30%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.30%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.15%) Intranet
3 4 (3.15%) LAN
4 3 (2.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.15%) Big Data
2 4 (3.15%) Neo4j
3 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.09%) JIRA
2 9 (7.09%) Subversion
2 9 (7.09%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.94%) LabVIEW
3 5 (3.94%) Xcode
4 2 (1.57%) Maven
5 1 (0.79%) CMake
5 1 (0.79%) NeoLoad
General
1 9 (7.09%) Electronics
2 8 (6.30%) Automotive
3 6 (4.72%) Finance
3 6 (4.72%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.94%) Multimedia
5 4 (3.15%) Local Government
6 3 (2.36%) Marketing
6 3 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.57%) Advertising
7 2 (1.57%) Publishing
8 1 (0.79%) Games
8 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (25.20%) Developer
2 22 (17.32%) Software Engineer
3 20 (15.75%) Java Developer
4 16 (12.60%) Computer Engineer
4 16 (12.60%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 13 (10.24%) Graduate
6 11 (8.66%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (5.51%) Architect
7 7 (5.51%) Python Engineer
7 7 (5.51%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (4.72%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Graduate Java Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Java Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Junior
8 6 (4.72%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.41%) OpenCV
2 30 (23.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 30 (23.62%) STL
3 17 (13.39%) AngularJS
3 17 (13.39%) Spring
4 10 (7.87%) .NET
4 10 (7.87%) Django
5 9 (7.09%) .NET Framework
5 9 (7.09%) HTML
6 8 (6.30%) CSS
6 8 (6.30%) WinForms
6 8 (6.30%) WPF
7 7 (5.51%) HTML5
7 7 (5.51%) LESS
7 7 (5.51%) React
7 7 (5.51%) Sass
8 6 (4.72%) Angular 2
8 6 (4.72%) Ember.js
8 6 (4.72%) Meteor
8 6 (4.72%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.87%) Algorithms
3 9 (7.09%) Internet of Things
4 8 (6.30%) CAN bus
5 7 (5.51%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.36%) CUDA
6 3 (2.36%) SCADA
7 2 (1.57%) Acoustics
8 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.79%) GPGPU
8 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) Life Science
8 1 (0.79%) Podcast
8 1 (0.79%) Social Media
8 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (29.13%) Linux
2 21 (16.54%) Windows
3 8 (6.30%) Android
3 8 (6.30%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.51%) Robot Operating System
5 4 (3.15%) Windows 2000
5 4 (3.15%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.36%) VMS
7 2 (1.57%) Unix
8 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (51.97%) Artificial Intelligence
2 52 (40.94%) Machine Learning
3 51 (40.16%) Software Engineering
4 50 (39.37%) Computer Vision
5 30 (23.62%) Neural Network
6 24 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (11.02%) BDD
7 14 (11.02%) TDD
8 13 (10.24%) Domain-Driven Design
8 13 (10.24%) Microservices
9 11 (8.66%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (7.87%) Analytics
10 10 (7.87%) Logistics
10 10 (7.87%) Robotic Automation
11 9 (7.09%) Linear Algebra
11 9 (7.09%) OO
12 8 (6.30%) Android Development
12 8 (6.30%) Deep Learning
12 8 (6.30%) iOS Development
12 8 (6.30%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 74 (58.27%) C++
2 49 (38.58%) Python
3 33 (25.98%) C
3 33 (25.98%) Java
4 24 (18.90%) C#
5 19 (14.96%) JavaScript
6 18 (14.17%) Java 8
7 12 (9.45%) SQL
8 6 (4.72%) Embedded C
8 6 (4.72%) Embedded C++
9 5 (3.94%) XAML
10 4 (3.15%) Rust
11 3 (2.36%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.79%) ABAP
12 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (16.54%) Degree
2 8 (6.30%) PhD
3 6 (4.72%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.57%) CISSP
5 2 (1.57%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.79%) CISA
6 1 (0.79%) CISM
6 1 (0.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.79%) MCITP
6 1 (0.79%) MCSE
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.79%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) GDPR
1 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.87%) Firmware
2 5 (3.94%) Docker
3 4 (3.15%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (7.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.30%) Assembla
3 4 (3.15%) Google
3 4 (3.15%) Oracle
4 3 (2.36%) Automation Anywhere
4 3 (2.36%) Blue Prism
4 3 (2.36%) VMware
5 2 (1.57%) QNX
5 2 (1.57%) SAP
6 1 (0.79%) IBM
6 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com