Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
England > South West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 328 345
Rank change year-on-year +10 +17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 31 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.039% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.098% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 33 3 3
South West median annual salary £45,000 £28,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.71% -8.20% -
10th Percentile £22,150 £26,600 £27,750
90th Percentile £82,750 £73,800 £33,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,336 4,069 4,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.20% 39.99% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3,341 3,258 3,639
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,975 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +4 18 £45,000 -47.06% 8
Gloucestershire - 7 £42,500 - 5
Wiltshire -2 4 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 16 (51.61%) Artificial Intelligence
2 13 (41.94%) C++
3 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
4 9 (29.03%) .NET
4 9 (29.03%) Machine Learning
5 8 (25.81%) Java
5 8 (25.81%) C
6 7 (22.58%) PhD
6 7 (22.58%) Deep Learning
6 7 (22.58%) Computer Vision
6 7 (22.58%) Simultaneous Localization and Mapping
7 6 (19.35%) Python
7 6 (19.35%) Degree
8 5 (16.13%) Neural Network
8 5 (16.13%) DNN
8 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (16.13%) Scala
8 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
8 5 (16.13%) OpenCV
8 5 (16.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 5 (16.13%) Software Licensing
8 5 (16.13%) Robotic Process Automation
8 5 (16.13%) Theano
8 5 (16.13%) Linux
8 5 (16.13%) C#
8 5 (16.13%) Change Management
8 5 (16.13%) SSL
8 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
8 5 (16.13%) Games
8 5 (16.13%) Robot Operating System

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) DNN
2 1 (3.23%) OnBase
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (16.13%) Games
2 2 (6.45%) Back Office
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
1 10 (32.26%) Software Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) IT Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) BPM Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Research Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) OpenCV
2 5 (16.13%) Theano
2 5 (16.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) Dojo
5 2 (6.45%) DOM
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) jQuery
5 2 (6.45%) Material Design
5 2 (6.45%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.23%) React
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) WCF
6 1 (3.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.45%) CUDA
2 2 (6.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Tandem
3 1 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
1 5 (16.13%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Artificial Intelligence
2 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
3 9 (29.03%) Machine Learning
4 7 (22.58%) Computer Vision
4 7 (22.58%) Deep Learning
4 7 (22.58%) Simultaneous Localization and Mapping
5 5 (16.13%) Change Management
5 5 (16.13%) Neural Network
5 5 (16.13%) Reinforcement Learning
5 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
5 5 (16.13%) Robotic Process Automation
5 5 (16.13%) Software Licensing
5 5 (16.13%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) API Design
6 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
6 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Web Development
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C++
2 8 (25.81%) C
2 8 (25.81%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) Python
4 5 (16.13%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) Scala
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded C
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.68%) VB
7 2 (6.45%) Embedded C++
7 2 (6.45%) SQL
8 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) PhD
2 6 (19.35%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Automation Anywhere
1 3 (9.68%) Blue Prism
1 3 (9.68%) Pega
2 2 (6.45%) IBM
2 2 (6.45%) webMethods
3 1 (3.23%) ABBYY
3 1 (3.23%) Hyland
3 1 (3.23%) Kofax
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Rackspace