The first table below looks at the demand for the RF Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 23 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Frequency Engineer
Rank 869 846 844
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an RF Engineer 29 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.016% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.017% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 23
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,200 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
RF Engineer
UK

RF Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RF Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

RF Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

RF Engineer Salary Trend in England

RF Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RF Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

RF Engineer Salary Histogram in England

RF Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RF Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
East of England -3 18 £60,000 +49.06% 3
South East -10 10 £30,000 -27.27% 1
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 - 1
RF Engineer
UK

RF Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 21 (31.34%) Degree
2 20 (29.85%) Wireless
3 19 (28.36%) Electronics
4 11 (16.42%) Telecoms
4 11 (16.42%) Manufacturing
5 10 (14.93%) Physics
5 10 (14.93%) CAD
5 10 (14.93%) MATLAB
5 10 (14.93%) LTE
6 8 (11.94%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (11.94%) Linux
7 7 (10.45%) EMC
8 6 (8.96%) 3G
8 6 (8.96%) GSM
8 6 (8.96%) C
8 6 (8.96%) LabVIEW
8 6 (8.96%) TDMA
8 6 (8.96%) TETRA
9 5 (7.46%) C++
9 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
9 5 (7.46%) 4G
10 4 (5.97%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (5.97%) Broadcom
10 4 (5.97%) Internet of Things
10 4 (5.97%) Product Management
10 4 (5.97%) JIRA
10 4 (5.97%) Smart Meter
10 4 (5.97%) Project Management
10 4 (5.97%) Genesys
10 4 (5.97%) SAN

RF Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 3 (4.48%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.85%) Wireless
2 10 (14.93%) LTE
3 8 (11.94%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (8.96%) 3G
4 6 (8.96%) TDMA
4 6 (8.96%) TETRA
4 6 (8.96%) GSM
5 5 (7.46%) 4G
6 4 (5.97%) WiMAX
6 4 (5.97%) Bluetooth
6 4 (5.97%) DECT
6 4 (5.97%) GPRS
6 4 (5.97%) WCDMA
6 4 (5.97%) DHCP
6 4 (5.97%) HTTP
6 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.97%) DNS
6 4 (5.97%) SAN
6 4 (5.97%) Internet
7 3 (4.48%) UMTS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) LabVIEW
2 4 (5.97%) Subversion
2 4 (5.97%) JIRA
General
1 19 (28.36%) Electronics
2 11 (16.42%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.42%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Physics
2 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) Smart Meter
3 4 (5.97%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.97%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.99%) Firmware
5 1 (1.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (5.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) CAD
2 4 (5.97%) Project Management
2 4 (5.97%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (5.97%) Product Management
3 3 (4.48%) Integration Testing
4 2 (2.99%) Test Automation
4 2 (2.99%) Workflow
4 2 (2.99%) Network Management
5 1 (1.49%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.49%) Validation
5 1 (1.49%) IC Design
5 1 (1.49%) Requirements Management
5 1 (1.49%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) MATLAB
2 6 (8.96%) C
3 5 (7.46%) C++
4 4 (5.97%) Perl
4 4 (5.97%) Python
5 2 (2.99%) Assembly Language
5 2 (2.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) HND
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) EMC
2 4 (5.97%) Genesys
2 4 (5.97%) CA
2 4 (5.97%) Cisco
2 4 (5.97%) Broadcom
3 2 (2.99%) Huawei
4 1 (1.49%) Agilent
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