Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
England > South East
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 396 401 495
Rank change year-on-year +5 +94 +6
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 64 113 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.42% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 1.16% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 58 92 62
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,852 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% -4.35% +27.78%

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 8,023 9,716 11,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.38% 36.26% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6,298 7,523 9,125
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -
10th Percentile £28,675 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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 +5 37 £40,000 -27.27% 10
Berkshire +28 26 £40,000 -17.95% 3
West Sussex - 19 £55,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -17 11 £60,000 - 7
Hampshire -3 5 £60,000 +37.14% 6
Surrey +39 3 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 36 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 35 (54.69%) Degree
3 34 (53.13%) Algorithms
4 31 (48.44%) C++
5 25 (39.06%) HTML
6 21 (32.81%) C
7 20 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
7 20 (31.25%) HTML5
8 19 (29.69%) Qt
8 19 (29.69%) Firmware
8 19 (29.69%) Windows
8 19 (29.69%) Python
8 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (26.56%) C#
10 16 (25.00%) .NET
11 15 (23.44%) Artificial Intelligence
12 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
12 14 (21.88%) SQL
13 13 (20.31%) Computer Science
14 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
14 9 (14.06%) Machine Learning
14 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
14 9 (14.06%) OOP
14 9 (14.06%) OO
15 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
16 7 (10.94%) Computer Science Degree
16 7 (10.94%) Simultaneous Localization and Mapping
16 7 (10.94%) Robotic Process Automation
16 7 (10.94%) Scrum
17 6 (9.38%) Finance

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 (1.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.13%) Adobe XD
1 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.56%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (1.56%) Azure
1 1 (1.56%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) Android Studio
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Aerospace
2 5 (7.81%) Automotive
2 5 (7.81%) Electronics
2 5 (7.81%) Games
2 5 (7.81%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) Software Engineer
2 19 (29.69%) Senior Software Engineer
3 16 (25.00%) Developer
4 8 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 8 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Research Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Operations Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Service Desk Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Service Manager
10 1 (1.56%) Lead Architect
10 1 (1.56%) Senior C++ Developer
10 1 (1.56%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) HTML
2 20 (31.25%) HTML5
3 19 (29.69%) Qt
4 16 (25.00%) .NET
5 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
6 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 6 (9.38%) CSS
7 6 (9.38%) OpenGL
8 4 (6.25%) Angular 2
9 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (3.13%) GreenSock GSAP
9 2 (3.13%) jQuery
9 2 (3.13%) Sass
9 2 (3.13%) STL
10 1 (1.56%) CSS3
10 1 (1.56%) D3.js
10 1 (1.56%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (1.56%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (53.13%) Algorithms
2 20 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (9.38%) User Experience
4 4 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Animation
6 1 (1.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.44%) Artificial Intelligence
4 13 (20.31%) Computer Science
5 9 (14.06%) Machine Learning
5 9 (14.06%) OO
5 9 (14.06%) OOP
6 7 (10.94%) Robotic Process Automation
6 7 (10.94%) Scrum
6 7 (10.94%) Simultaneous Localization and Mapping
7 6 (9.38%) DevOps
7 6 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 6 (9.38%) Visualisation
8 5 (7.81%) 3D Visualisation
8 5 (7.81%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) Front End Development
8 5 (7.81%) Image Processing
8 5 (7.81%) Robotic Control
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) C++
2 21 (32.81%) C
3 19 (29.69%) Python
4 17 (26.56%) C#
5 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 14 (21.88%) SQL
6 2 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (1.56%) PHP
7 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (54.69%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (7.81%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) GDPR
2 1 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) Adobe
3 1 (1.56%) Automation Anywhere
3 1 (1.56%) Blue Prism