The first table below looks at the demand for the RF Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 1 August 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Frequency Engineer
Rank 123 140 153
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an RF Engineer 14 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.57% 0.13% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.13% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2236 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.10% 93.48% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 1931 2358
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £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
East of England

RF Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

RF Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

RF Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

RF Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

RF Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RF Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

RF Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

RF Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RF Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 14 £62,500 +38.88% 4
RF Engineer
East of England

RF Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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: 4 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + healthcare, pension
Posted: 26 days ago