The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of the Communications & Networking category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - - 36
Permanent jobs citing RFID 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 18 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.85% 7.06% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36 9 42
Average salary £38,500 £34,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.79% +21.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,500 £55,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
RFID
Cheshire