The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had RF Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Frequency Engineer
Rank 869 910 934
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an RF Engineer 15 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.013% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.013% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 23
Median salary £40,000 £46,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.43% -22.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
RF Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88317 96631 104807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75047 80981 85366
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

RF Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured RF Engineer in the job title.

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 29 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RF Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 5 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
South East +24 2 £30,000 -33.33%
West Midlands - 2 £30,000 -
East of England +16 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North West - 1 £37,500 -
RF Engineer
UK

RF Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, RF Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring RF Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (38.46%) Electronics
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
3 5 (19.23%) Validation
3 5 (19.23%) LabVIEW
3 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
4 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 4 (15.38%) C
4 4 (15.38%) Python
4 4 (15.38%) System Testing
4 4 (15.38%) STB
4 4 (15.38%) IPTV
5 3 (11.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (11.54%) HND
5 3 (11.54%) GSM
5 3 (11.54%) UMTS
5 3 (11.54%) LTE
6 2 (7.69%) 4G
6 2 (7.69%) Prototyping
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) Ericsson
6 2 (7.69%) Nokia
6 2 (7.69%) Firmware
6 2 (7.69%) Wireless
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Bluetooth
7 1 (3.85%) Physics
7 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared

RF Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) GSM
1 3 (11.54%) LTE
1 3 (11.54%) UMTS
1 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (7.69%) 4G
2 2 (7.69%) Bluetooth
2 2 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (3.85%) 3G
3 1 (3.85%) DVB
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) SNMP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) WCDMA
3 1 (3.85%) XCAP
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (38.46%) Electronics
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) IPTV
1 4 (15.38%) STB
2 3 (11.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
1 5 (19.23%) Validation
2 4 (15.38%) System Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Prototyping
3 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
4 1 (3.85%) CAD
4 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.85%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Network Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) C
1 4 (15.38%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) C++
2 1 (3.85%) MapBasic
2 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) HND
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Ericsson
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.69%) Nokia
2 1 (3.85%) Actix
2 1 (3.85%) Anite
2 1 (3.85%) EMC
2 1 (3.85%) Huawei
2 1 (3.85%) Mapinfo
2 1 (3.85%) Motorola
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