Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
England > South West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 312 329
Rank change year-on-year +10 +17 +27
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 33 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.32% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.64% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 1
South West median annual salary £30,000 £41,250 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% -10.33% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £31,250 £44,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £57,500 £48,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,397 4,044 4,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.96% 40.20% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,390 3,222 3,618
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +17 28 £30,000 -25.00% 14
Wiltshire -6 3 £32,500 -1.52%
Somerset +26 2 £24,000 -43.53% 3
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 20 (60.61%) C++
2 18 (54.55%) C
2 18 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 18 (54.55%) Machine Learning
3 17 (51.52%) Artificial Intelligence
3 17 (51.52%) Linux
4 10 (30.30%) .NET
4 10 (30.30%) OpenCV
5 9 (27.27%) Degree
6 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
6 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (21.21%) SSL
6 7 (21.21%) Change Management
6 7 (21.21%) Software Licensing
6 7 (21.21%) Supplier Relationship Management
7 2 (6.06%) Computer Vision
7 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.06%) MVC
7 2 (6.06%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) Embedded C
7 2 (6.06%) Embedded C++
7 2 (6.06%) C#
7 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.03%) TDD
8 1 (3.03%) Speech Recognition
8 1 (3.03%) Google
8 1 (3.03%) Statistics

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 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) DB2
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.03%) Electronics
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Software Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Junior
3 8 (24.24%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Administrator
4 7 (21.21%) IT Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Computer Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Electrical Design Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Electrical Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Electronics Technician
6 1 (3.03%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Embedded Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
1 10 (30.30%) OpenCV
2 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.03%) Caffe
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) Keras
3 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.03%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) RESTful
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) TensorFlow
3 1 (3.03%) WCF
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.03%) CUDA
1 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Machine Learning
1 18 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 17 (51.52%) Artificial Intelligence
3 7 (21.21%) Change Management
3 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
3 7 (21.21%) Software Licensing
3 7 (21.21%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Vision
4 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) MVC
4 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) BDD
5 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.03%) Physics
5 1 (3.03%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (3.03%) TDD
5 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C++
2 18 (54.55%) C
3 2 (6.06%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) Embedded C
3 2 (6.06%) Embedded C++
3 2 (6.06%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) HND
2 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Automation Anywhere
1 1 (3.03%) Blue Prism
1 1 (3.03%) Google
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
1 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
1 1 (3.03%) UiPath