Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Robotics over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
England > South West
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 322 317 344
Rank change year-on-year -5 +27 +12
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 23 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.096% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 4
South West median annual salary £30,000 £33,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +8.20% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £27,700 £27,750
90th Percentile £68,000 £37,900 £43,575
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +35.29% -5.56%

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,344 4,266 4,481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.63% 41.12% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3,380 3,422 3,671
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £66,250
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 West

Job postings citing Robotics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Robotics in the South West

Robotics
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Robotics in the South West.

Salary trend for Robotics in the South West

Robotics
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Robotics in the South West over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Robotics in the South West

Robotics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Robotics within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Bristol +30 14 £27,500 - 7
Wiltshire -1 5 £37,500 +13.64% 1
Somerset +22 2 £24,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 West region with a requirement for Robotics.

1 11 (47.83%) Artificial Intelligence
2 9 (39.13%) C++
3 8 (34.78%) .NET
4 7 (30.43%) SSL
4 7 (30.43%) Change Management
4 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
4 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (30.43%) Software Licensing
4 7 (30.43%) Supplier Relationship Management
5 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 6 (26.09%) Machine Learning
6 5 (21.74%) C
7 3 (13.04%) Linux
7 3 (13.04%) Java
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
7 3 (13.04%) OpenCV
8 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Computer Vision
8 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
8 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
8 2 (8.70%) Electronics
8 2 (8.70%) Python
8 2 (8.70%) C#
9 1 (4.35%) HTML
9 1 (4.35%) PhD

Robotics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) SSL
2 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Administrator
1 7 (30.43%) IT Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Electronics Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate
5 1 (4.35%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) OpenCV
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) Keras
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) TensorFlow
3 1 (4.35%) WCF
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.35%) CUDA
3 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.35%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Artificial Intelligence
2 7 (30.43%) Change Management
2 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
2 7 (30.43%) Software Licensing
2 7 (30.43%) Supplier Relationship Management
3 6 (26.09%) Machine Learning
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
4 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Computer Vision
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Deep Learning
6 1 (4.35%) Physics
6 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.35%) Robotic Process Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C++
2 5 (21.74%) C
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
4 2 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) HND
2 1 (4.35%) PhD
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Automation Anywhere
1 1 (4.35%) Blue Prism
1 1 (4.35%) Google
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle
1 1 (4.35%) Rackspace
1 1 (4.35%) UiPath