The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Robotics over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Robotics
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 725 899 912
Rank change year-on-year +174 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Robotics 127 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.049% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 87 37 35
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £30,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £79,500 £65,100
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +17.64% +54.54%  

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32788 42843 41687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.39% 41.04% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26420 34220 32936
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,530
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Robotics
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Robotics
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Robotics in the UK

Robotics
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Robotics over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Robotics in the UK

Robotics
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Robotics within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 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
England +134 111 £50,000 +17.64% 15
London +101 50 £55,000 +46.66% 5
South East +102 43 £60,000 +71.42% 4
Berkshire +73 35 £60,000 - 1
Scotland - 14 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow - 10 £45,000 - 1
Reading - 8 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +12 5 £42,500 +41.66% 1
East of England -2 5 £52,500 +5.00% 4
North West -5 4 £36,000 -11.65%
Wokingham - 4 £37,500 -
Skipton - 4 - -
North Yorkshire - 4 - -
Hampshire +26 3 £19,500 -44.28% 1
Southampton +17 3 £19,500 -44.28%
Cambridgeshire +15 3 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Oxford - 3 £42,500 - 1
City of London +44 2 £33,250 -36.66%
Hertfordshire -7 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Maidenhead - 2 £60,000 -
Abingdon - 2 £25,000 -
Dewsbury - 2 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Cambridge +5 1 - - 2
East Midlands +1 1 £42,500 -
North East - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £24,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 with a requirement for Robotics.

1 86 (36.75%) Degree
2 74 (31.62%) Java
3 72 (30.77%) C++
4 68 (29.06%) Machine Learning
5 61 (26.07%) Computer Science
5 61 (26.07%) Python
6 56 (23.93%) Artificial Intelligence
7 46 (19.66%) Blue Prism
8 45 (19.23%) Robotic Process Automation
9 40 (17.09%) Finance
10 38 (16.24%) Windows
10 38 (16.24%) Computer Vision
11 36 (15.38%) Physics
12 35 (14.96%) Microsoft
13 34 (14.53%) Mathematics
14 31 (13.25%) .NET
14 31 (13.25%) Project Management
15 30 (12.82%) OO
16 28 (11.97%) Automotive
16 28 (11.97%) Software Engineering
17 26 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (10.68%) JavaScript
19 24 (10.26%) Algorithms
20 23 (9.83%) Workflow
21 22 (9.40%) C#
21 22 (9.40%) SDLC
22 21 (8.97%) Multithreading
22 21 (8.97%) Windows 7
22 21 (8.97%) HP
23 20 (8.55%) MS Excel

Robotics
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 10 (4.27%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.71%) Documentum
5 2 (0.85%) IIS
6 1 (0.43%) Kinematics
6 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.70%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.85%) MS Office
4 4 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.71%) Autodesk Inventor
4 4 (1.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.43%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) Heroku
4 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.26%) Internet
2 3 (1.28%) Intranet
2 3 (1.28%) LAN
2 3 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.85%) DNS
3 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.43%) DHCP
4 1 (0.43%) Firewall
4 1 (0.43%) FTP
4 1 (0.43%) LDAP
4 1 (0.43%) NAS
4 1 (0.43%) SAN
4 1 (0.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.12%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.26%) Big Data
3 11 (4.70%) MS Access
4 8 (3.42%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.99%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.28%) DB2
7 3 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.43%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (4.70%) CMake
1 11 (4.70%) Git (software)
1 11 (4.70%) HP UFT
2 6 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
General
1 40 (17.09%) Finance
2 28 (11.97%) Automotive
3 14 (5.98%) Electronics
4 11 (4.70%) Banking
4 11 (4.70%) Games
5 9 (3.85%) Retail
6 8 (3.42%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.99%) Billing
8 5 (2.14%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.14%) Local Government
8 5 (2.14%) Marketing
9 4 (1.71%) French Language
9 4 (1.71%) Front Office
9 4 (1.71%) German Language
9 4 (1.71%) Legal
9 4 (1.71%) Russian Language
10 2 (0.85%) Back Office
10 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (32.91%) Developer
2 28 (11.97%) Architect
3 22 (9.40%) Software Engineer
4 19 (8.12%) Software Developer
5 18 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 17 (7.26%) Analyst
7 16 (6.84%) Consultant
7 16 (6.84%) Java Developer
8 15 (6.41%) C++ Developer
9 13 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
10 12 (5.13%) Automation Architect
10 12 (5.13%) Project Engineer
11 10 (4.27%) Python Developer
11 10 (4.27%) SharePoint Analyst
11 10 (4.27%) SharePoint Consultant
12 9 (3.85%) .NET Developer
12 9 (3.85%) Applications Developer
12 9 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
12 9 (3.85%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.25%) .NET
2 19 (8.12%) OpenCL
3 15 (6.41%) AngularJS
4 14 (5.98%) J2EE
4 14 (5.98%) Node.js
5 13 (5.56%) jQuery
6 12 (5.13%) OpenGL
7 11 (4.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 11 (4.70%) OpenCV
7 11 (4.70%) STL
8 10 (4.27%) ASP.NET
9 8 (3.42%) Ajax
10 7 (2.99%) HTML
11 5 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (2.14%) CSS
12 4 (1.71%) HTML5
13 3 (1.28%) iBATIS
13 3 (1.28%) JPA
13 3 (1.28%) JSTL
13 3 (1.28%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 61 (26.07%) Computer Science
2 24 (10.26%) Algorithms
3 18 (7.69%) Smart Home
4 17 (7.26%) Embedded Systems
5 15 (6.41%) Internet of Things
6 11 (4.70%) CUDA
6 11 (4.70%) GPGPU
6 11 (4.70%) SCADA
7 9 (3.85%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.42%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.71%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.71%) Graphic Design
11 3 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (1.28%) BBC
11 3 (1.28%) CAN bus
11 3 (1.28%) User Experience
11 3 (1.28%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 2 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.24%) Windows
2 21 (8.97%) Windows 7
3 16 (6.84%) Windows 10
4 15 (6.41%) Linux
5 3 (1.28%) Android
5 3 (1.28%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.28%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.43%) Fedora
7 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.43%) Unix
7 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (29.06%) Machine Learning
2 56 (23.93%) Artificial Intelligence
3 45 (19.23%) Robotic Process Automation
4 38 (16.24%) Computer Vision
5 36 (15.38%) Physics
6 34 (14.53%) Mathematics
7 31 (13.25%) Project Management
8 30 (12.82%) OO
9 28 (11.97%) Software Engineering
10 26 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (9.83%) Workflow
12 22 (9.40%) SDLC
13 21 (8.97%) Multithreading
14 15 (6.41%) Analytics
14 15 (6.41%) ITIL
15 14 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (5.56%) Deep Learning
16 13 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
16 13 (5.56%) Risk Management
17 12 (5.13%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (31.62%) Java
2 72 (30.77%) C++
3 61 (26.07%) Python
4 25 (10.68%) JavaScript
5 22 (9.40%) C#
6 15 (6.41%) C
7 13 (5.56%) SQL
7 13 (5.56%) VC++
8 12 (5.13%) MATLAB
8 12 (5.13%) Perl
8 12 (5.13%) VB
8 12 (5.13%) VBScript
9 11 (4.70%) Bash Shell
9 11 (4.70%) VBA
10 4 (1.71%) Scala
11 2 (0.85%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.85%) R
12 1 (0.43%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 86 (36.75%) Degree
2 11 (4.70%) Postgraduate
3 9 (3.85%) PMP
4 8 (3.42%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.28%) PhD
5 3 (1.28%) VCP4
5 3 (1.28%) VCP5
5 3 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.85%) HND
6 2 (0.85%) ISEB
6 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.42%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
1 8 (3.42%) XenApp
2 4 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.85%) Firmware
3 2 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) NFS
4 1 (0.43%) Samba
4 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.42%) SCCM
1 8 (3.42%) ThinApp
2 3 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 46 (19.66%) Blue Prism
2 35 (14.96%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.97%) HP
4 13 (5.56%) Citrix
4 13 (5.56%) Cognizant
5 12 (5.13%) IBM
6 10 (4.27%) VMware
7 9 (3.85%) Dell
8 7 (2.99%) Oracle
9 6 (2.56%) EMC
10 5 (2.14%) Google
11 4 (1.71%) Adobe
11 4 (1.71%) Autodesk
11 4 (1.71%) Kofax
11 4 (1.71%) Temenos
11 4 (1.71%) TOWER Software
12 2 (0.85%) Apple
12 2 (0.85%) Cadence
12 2 (0.85%) Facebook
13 1 (0.43%) Atmel
London
Birch & James Associates
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric Solutions
Salary: bonus +benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
Technical Futures
Salary: From £48,000 to £54,000 per annum Dep on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Thetford, Norfolk
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £55K
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Parkopedia
Posted: 15 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, interesting work
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Gwynedd
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
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Berkshire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
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