Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
England > South East
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 461 464 612
Rank change year-on-year +3 +148 +30
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 96 80 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.27% 0.046%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.70% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 86 83 9
South East median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +21.43% -26.32%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £62,500 £70,250
England median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +17.65% +2.41%

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 12,710 11,439 16,613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.15% 38.13% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10,387 9,337 13,816
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.00% 0.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,056 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.92% -1.89% +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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +2 67 £50,000 +8.11% 17
Oxfordshire +12 41 £50,000 +17.65% 5
Berkshire -13 24 £58,750 -2.08% 8
Hampshire -26 9 £47,500 +143.59% 5
West Sussex - 8 £40,000 - 2
Surrey +4 3 £35,000 -51.72% 5
East Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £80,000 - 4
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 46 (47.92%) C++
2 34 (35.42%) Artificial Intelligence
3 29 (30.21%) Software Engineering
4 25 (26.04%) Machine Learning
5 24 (25.00%) C
6 21 (21.88%) Python
6 21 (21.88%) Computer Vision
7 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 17 (17.71%) Degree
8 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (16.67%) Java
9 16 (16.67%) Algorithms
10 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
11 13 (13.54%) Linux
12 12 (12.50%) SQL
12 12 (12.50%) AngularJS
13 11 (11.46%) HTML
13 11 (11.46%) Telecoms
14 10 (10.42%) Aerospace
14 10 (10.42%) C#
14 10 (10.42%) Windows
14 10 (10.42%) Analytics
14 10 (10.42%) Multithreading
14 10 (10.42%) Deep Learning
14 10 (10.42%) Master's Degree
14 10 (10.42%) ECSS
15 9 (9.38%) Linear Algebra
15 9 (9.38%) React
15 9 (9.38%) Blue Prism
15 9 (9.38%) Qt

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 4 (4.17%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.08%) Apache
2 2 (2.08%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.04%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.04%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.08%) InVision
1 2 (2.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.04%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.04%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.04%) Simulink
2 1 (1.04%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.13%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (3.13%) SaaS
3 2 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.08%) BigQuery
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.04%) Big Data
3 1 (1.04%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.04%) MySQL
3 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.13%) Mercurial
2 3 (3.13%) Redmine
3 2 (2.08%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.08%) Mocha
4 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.04%) Maven
4 1 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 11 (11.46%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.42%) Aerospace
3 5 (5.21%) Electronics
3 5 (5.21%) Marketing
4 4 (4.17%) Retail
5 3 (3.13%) Back Office
5 3 (3.13%) Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Finance
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (27.08%) Developer
2 25 (26.04%) Software Engineer
3 11 (11.46%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
5 7 (7.29%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Computer Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Designer
7 4 (4.17%) Graduate
7 4 (4.17%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Head of Infrastructure
7 4 (4.17%) React Developer
7 4 (4.17%) UI Designer
7 4 (4.17%) UI/UX Designer
7 4 (4.17%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 11 (11.46%) HTML
3 9 (9.38%) Qt
3 9 (9.38%) React
4 8 (8.33%) HTML5
5 7 (7.29%) .NET
5 7 (7.29%) CSS
5 7 (7.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 6 (6.25%) LESS
6 6 (6.25%) MFC
6 6 (6.25%) QML
6 6 (6.25%) Sass
6 6 (6.25%) Spring
7 5 (5.21%) Angular 2
7 5 (5.21%) XML
8 4 (4.17%) CSS3
8 4 (4.17%) Ember.js
8 4 (4.17%) Meteor
8 4 (4.17%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) CUDA
3 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.17%) User Experience
4 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.13%) Tandem
5 2 (2.08%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.08%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.04%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.04%) Podcast
6 1 (1.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.54%) Linux
2 10 (10.42%) Windows
3 8 (8.33%) VMS
4 3 (3.13%) Robot Operating System
4 3 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.42%) Artificial Intelligence
2 29 (30.21%) Software Engineering
3 25 (26.04%) Machine Learning
4 21 (21.88%) Computer Vision
5 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (10.42%) Analytics
6 10 (10.42%) Deep Learning
6 10 (10.42%) Multithreading
7 9 (9.38%) Linear Algebra
7 9 (9.38%) Neural Network
8 8 (8.33%) Mathematics
8 8 (8.33%) Reinforcement Learning
9 7 (7.29%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (7.29%) Robotic Process Automation
10 6 (6.25%) Service Management
10 6 (6.25%) Simultaneous Localization and Mapping
10 6 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
11 5 (5.21%) Commercial Awareness
11 5 (5.21%) SOA
11 5 (5.21%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (47.92%) C++
2 24 (25.00%) C
3 21 (21.88%) Python
4 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 16 (16.67%) Java
6 12 (12.50%) SQL
7 10 (10.42%) C#
8 6 (6.25%) Java 8
9 5 (5.21%) MATLAB
10 4 (4.17%) R
11 2 (2.08%) Scala
12 1 (1.04%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.04%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.04%) Fortran
12 1 (1.04%) Julia
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) Degree
2 10 (10.42%) Master's Degree
3 8 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.17%) PhD
5 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) ECSS
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) Automation Anywhere
1 9 (9.38%) Blue Prism
2 8 (8.33%) VMware
3 5 (5.21%) Google
4 3 (3.13%) IBM
4 3 (3.13%) Pega
4 3 (3.13%) webMethods
5 2 (2.08%) Sun
5 2 (2.08%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.04%) Allen-Bradley
6 1 (1.04%) Capita
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle
6 1 (1.04%) Rockwell
6 1 (1.04%) Siemens