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

Robotics
England > South West
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 329 348
Rank change year-on-year +40 +19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 45 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.13% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 0.36% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 44 9 0
South West median annual salary £46,250 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.14% - -
England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +27.78% +5.88% +13.33%

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 3,839 3,921 4,631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.52% 37.61% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,935 3,185 3,654
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £63,750
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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +23 32 £47,500 -17.39% 6
Gloucestershire - 8 £45,000 - 3
Somerset - 4 £43,750 - 3
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 28 (62.22%) C++
2 24 (53.33%) Java
2 24 (53.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 24 (53.33%) Machine Learning
2 24 (53.33%) Computer Vision
3 23 (51.11%) Python
4 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
5 21 (46.67%) Deep Learning
6 20 (44.44%) PhD
7 19 (42.22%) Neural Network
7 19 (42.22%) Git (software)
8 18 (40.00%) OpenCV
8 18 (40.00%) Linux
8 18 (40.00%) Theano
8 18 (40.00%) Simultaneous Localization and Mapping
9 17 (37.78%) Scala
10 16 (35.56%) DNN
10 16 (35.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 16 (35.56%) Games
10 16 (35.56%) Reinforcement Learning
11 11 (24.44%) C
11 11 (24.44%) Robot Operating System
12 10 (22.22%) C#
12 10 (22.22%) .NET
13 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
13 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
14 6 (13.33%) User Experience
14 6 (13.33%) Degree
14 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
14 6 (13.33%) Computer Science

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 16 (35.56%) DNN
2 1 (2.22%) OnBase
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.22%) Autodesk Inventor
1 1 (2.22%) CATIA
1 1 (2.22%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.44%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) GIS
Development Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) NetBeans
General
1 16 (35.56%) Games
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Back Office
4 2 (4.44%) Electronics
4 2 (4.44%) Legal
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
5 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Software Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Computer Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) .NET Developer
7 6 (13.33%) C++ Developer
7 6 (13.33%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) BPM Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Computer Vision Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Electronics Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Research Engineer
11 1 (2.22%) Firmware Engineer
11 1 (2.22%) Machine Learning Engineer
11 1 (2.22%) Machine Learning Scientist
11 1 (2.22%) Machine Learning Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) OpenCV
1 18 (40.00%) Theano
2 16 (35.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 10 (22.22%) .NET
4 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (11.11%) Durandal
5 5 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (11.11%) React
5 5 (11.11%) RESTful
5 5 (11.11%) WCF
5 5 (11.11%) WinForms
6 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (6.67%) TensorFlow
8 2 (4.44%) Dojo
8 2 (4.44%) HTML5
8 2 (4.44%) jQuery
8 2 (4.44%) Material Design
8 2 (4.44%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 6 (13.33%) User Experience
2 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.89%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (6.67%) CUDA
5 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.44%) Tandem
6 1 (2.22%) 3D Printing
6 1 (2.22%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Linux
2 11 (24.44%) Robot Operating System
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) Computer Vision
1 24 (53.33%) Machine Learning
2 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
3 21 (46.67%) Deep Learning
4 19 (42.22%) Neural Network
5 18 (40.00%) Simultaneous Localization and Mapping
6 16 (35.56%) Reinforcement Learning
7 6 (13.33%) Image Processing
7 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
8 5 (11.11%) Robotic Process Automation
8 5 (11.11%) TDD
9 4 (8.89%) Open Source
9 4 (8.89%) Web Development
10 3 (6.67%) 3D Modelling
10 3 (6.67%) API Design
10 3 (6.67%) Convolutional Neural Network
10 3 (6.67%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 2 (4.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 2 (4.44%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) C++
2 24 (53.33%) Java
3 23 (51.11%) Python
4 17 (37.78%) Scala
5 11 (24.44%) C
6 10 (22.22%) C#
7 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
8 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.67%) Embedded C
9 3 (6.67%) VB
10 2 (4.44%) SQL
11 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) PhD
2 6 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Blue Prism
2 3 (6.67%) Pega
3 2 (4.44%) IBM
3 2 (4.44%) webMethods
4 1 (2.22%) ABBYY
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) Hyland
4 1 (2.22%) Kofax
4 1 (2.22%) NVIDIA