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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 240 249
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.019% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.050% 0.051% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Robotics is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2010 1974 2056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 37.95% 37.69% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1634 1622
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Robotics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Robotics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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
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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 1 - -
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Robotics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Robotics.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) JTAG
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Verification Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
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