The table below looks at the statistics for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - - 49
Permanent jobs citing RFID 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -17.89%
RFID
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 38 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.73% 16.38% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 44
Average salary £38,500 £48,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.61% +67.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000