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

Robotics
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 484 502 619
Rank change year-on-year +18 +117 +19
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 59 53 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.17% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.44% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55 52 16
South East median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +21.43% +27.27%
10th Percentile £37,150 £31,025 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% +20.00%

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 11,749 12,042 16,546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.87% 37.84% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9,623 9,847 13,765
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +7.61%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +26 49 £52,500 +23.53% 11
Oxfordshire -11 31 £50,000 +17.65% 8
Berkshire +27 17 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Hampshire -16 5 £85,000 +335.90% 7
West Sussex +4 3 £40,000 +23.08%
Surrey -8 2 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 - 1
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Robotics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Robotics.

1 33 (55.93%) Artificial Intelligence
2 30 (50.85%) Software Engineering
3 27 (45.76%) C
4 26 (44.07%) C++
5 20 (33.90%) Computer Science
6 19 (32.20%) Degree
7 17 (28.81%) Algorithms
8 16 (27.12%) Telecoms
9 15 (25.42%) Aerospace
9 15 (25.42%) Linux
9 15 (25.42%) ECSS
9 15 (25.42%) Master's Degree
10 14 (23.73%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 14 (23.73%) Legal
10 14 (23.73%) Tandem
10 14 (23.73%) Banking
10 14 (23.73%) Retail
11 13 (22.03%) Computer Science Degree
12 12 (20.34%) Mathematics
13 11 (18.64%) Java
13 11 (18.64%) Blue Prism
13 11 (18.64%) Robotic Process Automation
13 11 (18.64%) Presales
14 10 (16.95%) Cognitive Analytics
14 10 (16.95%) Analytics
15 7 (11.86%) Sun
15 7 (11.86%) Defensive Programming
15 7 (11.86%) High Availability
15 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
15 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
1 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) WAN
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.69%) Big Data
1 1 (1.69%) Data Lake
1 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Mercurial
1 3 (5.08%) Redmine
2 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (27.12%) Telecoms
2 15 (25.42%) Aerospace
3 14 (23.73%) Banking
3 14 (23.73%) Legal
3 14 (23.73%) Retail
4 6 (10.17%) Finance
5 3 (5.08%) Back Office
5 3 (5.08%) Electronics
5 3 (5.08%) Marketing
6 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Software Engineer
2 15 (25.42%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Development Team Leader
5 7 (11.86%) Team Leader
6 5 (8.47%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.08%) BPM Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.39%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (3.39%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Desktop Support
10 1 (1.69%) C Software Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) Computer Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) Embedded C Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) Qt
2 4 (6.78%) .NET
3 3 (5.08%) Dojo
3 3 (5.08%) DOM
3 3 (5.08%) jQuery
3 3 (5.08%) MFC
3 3 (5.08%) QML
3 3 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (5.08%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.69%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.69%) Kafka
4 1 (1.69%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.69%) OpenCV
4 1 (1.69%) React
4 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Computer Science
2 17 (28.81%) Algorithms
3 14 (23.73%) Tandem
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.39%) CUDA
6 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Unix
3 3 (5.08%) VMS
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Artificial Intelligence
2 30 (50.85%) Software Engineering
3 14 (23.73%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 12 (20.34%) Mathematics
5 11 (18.64%) Presales
5 11 (18.64%) Robotic Process Automation
6 10 (16.95%) Analytics
6 10 (16.95%) Cognitive Analytics
7 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
7 7 (11.86%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (11.86%) Data Acquisition
7 7 (11.86%) Defensive Programming
7 7 (11.86%) DevOps
7 7 (11.86%) High Availability
7 7 (11.86%) Matrix Management
7 7 (11.86%) SDLC
8 5 (8.47%) Lean Six Sigma
8 5 (8.47%) Six Sigma
8 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) C
2 26 (44.07%) C++
3 11 (18.64%) Java
4 5 (8.47%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) R
4 5 (8.47%) SQL
5 4 (6.78%) C#
5 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.69%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.69%) Julia
6 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) Degree
2 15 (25.42%) Master's Degree
3 13 (22.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (6.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (6.78%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.42%) ECSS
2 7 (11.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.39%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Blue Prism
2 7 (11.86%) Sun
3 3 (5.08%) IBM
3 3 (5.08%) Pega
3 3 (5.08%) VMware
3 3 (5.08%) webMethods