Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 401 508 551
Rank change year-on-year +107 +43 +76
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 137 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 0.39% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 128 47 46
South East median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% +23.53% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £66,875
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 12,298 13,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.77% 40.16% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9,493 10,072 11,417
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +76 110 £60,000 +14.29% 28
Oxfordshire +43 64 £60,000 +20.00% 18
Berkshire +27 44 £53,750 -15.69% 5
Hampshire +14 18 £42,500 -50.00% 5
Kent - 6 - -
Buckinghamshire +21 2 £45,000 - 5
East Sussex - 2 £46,000 - 2
Surrey +30 1 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 97 (70.80%) Artificial Intelligence
2 87 (63.50%) C++
3 71 (51.82%) Computer Vision
4 70 (51.09%) Python
5 62 (45.26%) Machine Learning
6 57 (41.61%) Software Engineering
7 51 (37.23%) Linux
8 47 (34.31%) Neural Network
9 42 (30.66%) OpenCV
9 42 (30.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 41 (29.93%) STL
11 33 (24.09%) C
12 32 (23.36%) Java
13 24 (17.52%) C#
14 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (15.33%) Data Science
15 19 (13.87%) Degree
16 17 (12.41%) Algorithms
17 16 (11.68%) Mathematics
17 16 (11.68%) Computer Science
18 15 (10.95%) Windows
19 14 (10.22%) TDD
19 14 (10.22%) Microservices
19 14 (10.22%) Analytics
19 14 (10.22%) Presales
20 13 (9.49%) Java 8
20 13 (9.49%) Spring
20 13 (9.49%) Logistics
21 12 (8.76%) QA
21 12 (8.76%) Domain-Driven Design

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 (0.73%) Apache
1 1 (0.73%) Apache Pig
1 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.73%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.73%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.65%) PaaS
2 5 (3.65%) SaaS
3 3 (2.19%) IaaS
4 2 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.46%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.73%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.11%) Internet
2 6 (4.38%) Bluetooth
2 6 (4.38%) Ethernet
2 6 (4.38%) RS-232
2 6 (4.38%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.38%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (2.92%) Intranet
3 4 (2.92%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.03%) Big Data
2 7 (5.11%) Neo4j
3 6 (4.38%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.19%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.19%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.73%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.73%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.73%) Impala
5 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.11%) JIRA
3 6 (4.38%) Subversion
3 6 (4.38%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.65%) LabVIEW
5 4 (2.92%) CMake
6 3 (2.19%) Xcode
7 2 (1.46%) GCC
8 1 (0.73%) NeoLoad
General
1 11 (8.03%) Banking
1 11 (8.03%) Legal
1 11 (8.03%) Retail
2 9 (6.57%) Automotive
3 7 (5.11%) Electronics
3 7 (5.11%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.38%) Finance
5 4 (2.92%) Local Government
5 4 (2.92%) Marketing
5 4 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.19%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.46%) Games
7 2 (1.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (18.98%) Developer
2 20 (14.60%) Computer Engineer
2 20 (14.60%) Computer Vision Engineer
2 20 (14.60%) Software Engineer
3 13 (9.49%) Java Developer
4 9 (6.57%) Architect
5 8 (5.84%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (5.11%) Consultant
6 7 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.38%) Graduate
7 6 (4.38%) Junior
7 6 (4.38%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) Electrical Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (2.92%) Development Engineer
9 4 (2.92%) Electronics Engineer
9 4 (2.92%) Graduate Java Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (2.92%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 42 (30.66%) OpenCV
2 41 (29.93%) STL
3 13 (9.49%) Spring
4 11 (8.03%) AngularJS
4 11 (8.03%) Node.js
5 7 (5.11%) .NET
5 7 (5.11%) Django
6 6 (4.38%) .NET Framework
6 6 (4.38%) TensorFlow
6 6 (4.38%) WinForms
6 6 (4.38%) WPF
7 4 (2.92%) CSS
7 4 (2.92%) HTML
7 4 (2.92%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (2.19%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.19%) CSS3
8 3 (2.19%) jQuery
8 3 (2.19%) OpenCL
8 3 (2.19%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) Algorithms
2 16 (11.68%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.03%) Tandem
4 7 (5.11%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (5.11%) Internet of Things
5 6 (4.38%) CAN bus
6 4 (2.92%) SCADA
7 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.19%) CUDA
8 2 (1.46%) Acoustics
8 2 (1.46%) Life Science
8 2 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.73%) GPGPU
9 1 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (37.23%) Linux
2 15 (10.95%) Windows
3 8 (5.84%) Robot Operating System
4 6 (4.38%) Android
4 6 (4.38%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.92%) Windows 2000
5 4 (2.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.46%) Unix
7 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (70.80%) Artificial Intelligence
2 71 (51.82%) Computer Vision
3 62 (45.26%) Machine Learning
4 57 (41.61%) Software Engineering
5 47 (34.31%) Neural Network
6 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (15.33%) Data Science
7 16 (11.68%) Mathematics
8 14 (10.22%) Analytics
8 14 (10.22%) Microservices
8 14 (10.22%) Presales
8 14 (10.22%) TDD
9 13 (9.49%) Logistics
10 12 (8.76%) BDD
10 12 (8.76%) Domain-Driven Design
11 11 (8.03%) Cognitive Analytics
11 11 (8.03%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 10 (7.30%) DevOps
12 10 (7.30%) OO
12 10 (7.30%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 87 (63.50%) C++
2 70 (51.09%) Python
3 33 (24.09%) C
4 32 (23.36%) Java
5 24 (17.52%) C#
6 13 (9.49%) Java 8
7 11 (8.03%) JavaScript
8 10 (7.30%) SQL
9 9 (6.57%) Embedded C
9 9 (6.57%) Embedded C++
10 7 (5.11%) Rust
11 3 (2.19%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.19%) XAML
12 1 (0.73%) HiveQL
12 1 (0.73%) Julia
Qualifications
1 19 (13.87%) Degree
2 11 (8.03%) PhD
3 4 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.92%) MPhil
4 3 (2.19%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (1.46%) CISSP
5 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.73%) CISA
6 1 (0.73%) CISM
6 1 (0.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (0.73%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.73%) MCITP
6 1 (0.73%) MCSE
6 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) GDPR
2 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.73%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (6.57%) Docker
2 7 (5.11%) Firmware
3 4 (2.92%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.73%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (6.57%) Automation Anywhere
1 9 (6.57%) UiPath
2 8 (5.84%) Blue Prism
3 6 (4.38%) Assembla
3 6 (4.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.19%) IBM
5 2 (1.46%) Google
5 2 (1.46%) QNX
6 1 (0.73%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.73%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.73%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle
6 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.73%) SAP