The first table below looks at the demand for the RF Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RF Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Frequency Engineer
Rank 104 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs requiring an RF Engineer 14 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1701 1535 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.61% 93.03% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1349 1519
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
RF Engineer
Cambridgeshire

RF Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RF Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

RF Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

RF Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RF Engineer across the Cambridge region.

RF Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

RF Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RF Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

RF Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

RF Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited RF Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with RF Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Wireless
2 6 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (26.67%) LabVIEW
4 4 (26.67%) Electronics
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) GPRS
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Smart Meter
4 4 (26.67%) Product Management
5 3 (20.00%) Genesys
5 3 (20.00%) LTE
5 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (20.00%) GSM
5 3 (20.00%) Bluetooth
5 3 (20.00%) DECT
5 3 (20.00%) TETRA
6 2 (13.33%) Simulink
6 2 (13.33%) EMC
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing

RF Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited RF Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with RF Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (26.67%) GPRS
3 3 (20.00%) LTE
3 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (20.00%) GSM
3 3 (20.00%) Bluetooth
3 3 (20.00%) DECT
3 3 (20.00%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (26.67%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (26.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
1 4 (26.67%) Product Management
2 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Genesys
2 2 (13.33%) EMC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + healthcare, pension
Posted: 24 days ago