Period
to 14 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Robotic Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Robotic Control over the 6 months to 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Robotic Control
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1035 1138 1186
Rank change year-on-year +103 +48 +28
Permanent jobs citing Robotic Control 19 4 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.002% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.003% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 22
UK median annual salary £60,000 £23,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +160.87% -45.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £46,250 £23,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £42,750 -
% change year-on-year +40.35% - -

Robotic Control is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 126,225 150,194 166,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.06% 91.82% 92.21%
Number of salaries quoted 99,734 119,570 131,835
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Robotic Control
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Robotic Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Robotic Control in the UK

Robotic Control
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Robotic Control.

Salary trend for Robotic Control in the UK

Robotic Control
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Robotic Control over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Robotic Control in the UK

Robotic Control
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Robotic Control within the UK over the 6 months to 14 November 2019. 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
UK excluding London +93 19 £60,000 +40.35%
England +123 16 £60,000 +40.35%
South West - 12 - -
South East +49 4 £60,000 +160.87%
Scotland - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, IT jobs citing Robotic Control 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 with a requirement for Robotic Control.

1 18 (94.74%) Robotics
2 16 (84.21%) C
3 15 (78.95%) Algorithms
4 13 (68.42%) MATLAB
4 13 (68.42%) Degree
5 12 (63.16%) Python
6 10 (52.63%) Mathematics
7 9 (47.37%) Electronics
8 8 (42.11%) Simulink
9 7 (36.84%) Kinematics
9 7 (36.84%) IEC 61131
9 7 (36.84%) Mechatronics
10 6 (31.58%) C++
10 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
11 5 (26.32%) Use Case
11 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
11 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
11 5 (26.32%) TestRail
11 5 (26.32%) Computer Vision
11 5 (26.32%) Linux
11 5 (26.32%) Docker
11 5 (26.32%) Perl
11 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
11 5 (26.32%) LabVIEW
11 5 (26.32%) Scrum
11 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (15.79%) 3D Visualisation
12 3 (15.79%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (15.79%) Image Processing
12 3 (15.79%) Visualisation

Robotic Control
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (36.84%) Kinematics
2 1 (5.26%) WinCC
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Simulink
2 1 (5.26%) EPLAN
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) LabVIEW
1 5 (26.32%) TestRail
General
1 9 (47.37%) Electronics
2 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
2 3 (15.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Test Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) PLC Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Lead Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Monitoring Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) Robotics
2 15 (78.95%) Algorithms
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) CAN bus
4 1 (5.26%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Mathematics
2 7 (36.84%) Mechatronics
3 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Computer Vision
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
4 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
4 5 (26.32%) Use Case
5 3 (15.79%) 3D Visualisation
5 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Image Processing
5 3 (15.79%) Physics
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.26%) CAD
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C
2 13 (68.42%) MATLAB
3 12 (63.16%) Python
4 6 (31.58%) C++
5 5 (26.32%) Perl
6 3 (15.79%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) HNC
2 3 (15.79%) HND
2 3 (15.79%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) IEC 61131
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Siemens