Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
England > South East
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 401 424 494
Rank change year-on-year +23 +70 +93
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 109 127 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.43% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 1.19% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61 110 56
South East median annual salary £41,633 £60,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.61% +11.63% +55.80%
10th Percentile £34,766 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £76,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +29.41%

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 9,479 10,639 10,399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.39% 35.71% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7,135 8,526 8,474
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £53,536 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.97% +5.00% -

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 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
Thames Valley +13 72 £41,633 -30.61% 12
Oxfordshire +33 47 £41,633 -30.61% 9
Hampshire +20 27 £43,500 +107.14% 6
Berkshire +8 23 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Surrey +34 4 £60,000 +71.43% 2
Buckinghamshire +19 2 £32,375 +24.52% 1
Kent -3 2 - -
West Sussex -9 2 £37,500 -6.25% 4
East Sussex +16 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Robotics.

1 53 (48.62%) Degree
2 50 (45.87%) Software Engineering
3 47 (43.12%) C++
4 42 (38.53%) Python
5 35 (32.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 35 (32.11%) Machine Learning
6 31 (28.44%) OO
7 30 (27.52%) C#
8 28 (25.69%) JavaScript
9 27 (24.77%) Validation
9 27 (24.77%) Component Testing
10 26 (23.85%) DBS Check
11 25 (22.94%) Linux
11 25 (22.94%) Mathematics
12 24 (22.02%) Computer Vision
13 23 (21.10%) Physics
14 22 (20.18%) Analytics
14 22 (20.18%) C
14 22 (20.18%) .NET
15 21 (19.27%) Security Cleared
16 20 (18.35%) Data Analytics
16 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (18.35%) ASP.NET
16 20 (18.35%) OOP
17 19 (17.43%) SQL
17 19 (17.43%) Fireworks
17 19 (17.43%) Games
17 19 (17.43%) SC Cleared
18 17 (15.60%) Computer Science
18 17 (15.60%) 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 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (17.43%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.92%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) Office 365
3 1 (0.92%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) DNS
1 6 (5.50%) Firewall
2 5 (4.59%) DHCP
3 3 (2.75%) LAN
3 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.75%) WAN
4 2 (1.83%) Internet
4 2 (1.83%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.83%) Wireless
5 1 (0.92%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.92%) HTTP
5 1 (0.92%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.92%) Intranet
5 1 (0.92%) SSL
5 1 (0.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.83%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.92%) Big Data
4 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.92%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (13.76%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.34%) GitLab
2 8 (7.34%) Subversion
2 8 (7.34%) Vagrant
3 4 (3.67%) JIRA
4 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.92%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.92%) Gradle
5 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (17.43%) Games
2 11 (10.09%) Billing
3 8 (7.34%) Law
4 6 (5.50%) Electronics
5 5 (4.59%) Finance
6 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.83%) Automotive
7 2 (1.83%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 25 (22.94%) Software Engineer
2 21 (19.27%) Developer
3 11 (10.09%) Project Officer
3 11 (10.09%) Project Support Officer
3 11 (10.09%) Support Officer
3 11 (10.09%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (9.17%) .NET Developer
5 9 (8.26%) Graduate
6 8 (7.34%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (7.34%) Development Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Graduate Development Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Software Developer
6 8 (7.34%) Software Development Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Control Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Research Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Architect
10 3 (2.75%) Software Architect
10 3 (2.75%) Test Leader
11 2 (1.83%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.18%) .NET
2 20 (18.35%) ASP.NET
3 9 (8.26%) .NET Framework
3 9 (8.26%) React
4 8 (7.34%) Django
4 8 (7.34%) Flask
4 8 (7.34%) Node.js
4 8 (7.34%) Spring
5 6 (5.50%) AngularJS
5 6 (5.50%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (3.67%) OpenCV
7 3 (2.75%) HTML
7 3 (2.75%) STL
8 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.83%) CSS
8 2 (1.83%) NumPy
8 2 (1.83%) SciPy
8 2 (1.83%) TensorFlow
9 1 (0.92%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.92%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Algorithms
2 9 (8.26%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.42%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (5.50%) Augmented Reality
5 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.75%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.75%) Cyber Defence
6 3 (2.75%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.83%) Acoustics
7 2 (1.83%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.83%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.83%) Life Science
7 2 (1.83%) Replication
7 2 (1.83%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.92%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.94%) Linux
2 8 (7.34%) Android
3 6 (5.50%) VxWorks
3 6 (5.50%) Windows
4 3 (2.75%) Unix
4 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.83%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.87%) Software Engineering
2 35 (32.11%) Artificial Intelligence
2 35 (32.11%) Machine Learning
3 31 (28.44%) OO
4 27 (24.77%) Component Testing
4 27 (24.77%) Validation
5 25 (22.94%) Mathematics
6 24 (22.02%) Computer Vision
7 23 (21.10%) Physics
8 22 (20.18%) Analytics
9 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (18.35%) Data Analytics
9 20 (18.35%) OOP
10 17 (15.60%) Computer Science
11 15 (13.76%) Mentoring
12 13 (11.93%) Open Source
13 11 (10.09%) Configuration Management
13 11 (10.09%) Project Management
14 9 (8.26%) DevOps
15 8 (7.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.12%) C++
2 42 (38.53%) Python
3 30 (27.52%) C#
4 28 (25.69%) JavaScript
5 22 (20.18%) C
6 19 (17.43%) SQL
7 10 (9.17%) Java
8 9 (8.26%) Scala
9 8 (7.34%) Clojure
9 8 (7.34%) Go
9 8 (7.34%) Ruby
10 3 (2.75%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.92%) Delphi
11 1 (0.92%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.92%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.92%) Fortran
11 1 (0.92%) Pascal
11 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.92%) VB
11 1 (0.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 53 (48.62%) Degree
2 26 (23.85%) DBS Check
3 21 (19.27%) Security Cleared
4 19 (17.43%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (7.34%) DV Cleared
6 7 (6.42%) PhD
7 6 (5.50%) Master's Degree
8 5 (4.59%) ISTQB
9 3 (2.75%) CISA
9 3 (2.75%) CISM
9 3 (2.75%) CISSP
10 1 (0.92%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) NIST
1 3 (2.75%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (7.34%) Docker
2 3 (2.75%) Firmware
3 2 (1.83%) DFS Replication
3 2 (1.83%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) Ansible
2 8 (7.34%) Kubernetes
2 8 (7.34%) Terraform
3 3 (2.75%) RSA Archer
4 2 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.83%) WSUS
5 1 (0.92%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.59%) Citrix
3 3 (2.75%) AlgoSec
3 3 (2.75%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.75%) CyberArk
3 3 (2.75%) Qualys
3 3 (2.75%) Trend Micro
3 3 (2.75%) VMware
3 3 (2.75%) Zscaler
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco
5 1 (0.92%) CA
5 1 (0.92%) Infor
5 1 (0.92%) Minitab
5 1 (0.92%) Xamarin