The table below looks at the statistics for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank 848 874 835
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -39
Permanent jobs citing RFID 33 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.027% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 16
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £50,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +28.20%
RFID
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17427 19744 17808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.81% 18.16% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14555 15719 14467
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RFID across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in England

RFID
Salary Trend in England

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

RFID Salary Trend in England

RFID
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RFID across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

RFID Salary Histogram in England

RFID
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RFID within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
London +14 19 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 6 £27,500 -
South East +2 3 £40,000 -5.88%
East of England -1 2 £45,500 -46.47% 3
East Midlands +2 1 £32,500 -61.76%
North West - 1 £55,000 -
RFID
UK

RFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing RFID also 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 that cited RFID.

1 24 (34.78%) Degree
2 21 (30.43%) Wi-Fi
2 21 (30.43%) Apple iOS
3 18 (26.09%) Electronics
3 18 (26.09%) Internet
4 17 (24.64%) Retail
5 16 (23.19%) Wireless
6 15 (21.74%) CWNA
6 15 (21.74%) Network Design
6 15 (21.74%) 802.11
6 15 (21.74%) Python
6 15 (21.74%) UNIX
6 15 (21.74%) Wireless Security
6 15 (21.74%) 802.1X
7 14 (20.29%) C
8 13 (18.84%) Embedded C
9 12 (17.39%) Project Management
9 12 (17.39%) Java
9 12 (17.39%) TCP/IP
10 11 (15.94%) Assembly Language
10 11 (15.94%) EMC
10 11 (15.94%) NFC
11 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
11 10 (14.49%) Bluetooth
12 9 (13.04%) Software Engineering
13 8 (11.59%) Manufacturing
14 7 (10.14%) Logistics
14 7 (10.14%) Biometrics
14 7 (10.14%) SAP

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing RFID also 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 that cited RFID. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.45%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.90%) SAP SCM
3 1 (1.45%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (1.45%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.43%) Wi-Fi
2 18 (26.09%) Internet
3 16 (23.19%) Wireless
4 15 (21.74%) 802.11
4 15 (21.74%) Wireless Security
5 12 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 11 (15.94%) NFC
7 10 (14.49%) Bluetooth
8 6 (8.70%) WLAN
9 5 (7.25%) LDAP
10 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.90%) GSM
10 2 (2.90%) 2G
10 2 (2.90%) 3G
10 2 (2.90%) iBeacon
11 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.45%) Firewall
11 1 (1.45%) LAN
11 1 (1.45%) PBX
11 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) Big Data
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.45%) CorVu
General
1 18 (26.09%) Electronics
2 17 (24.64%) Retail
3 8 (11.59%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.25%) Automotive
5 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.90%) Finance
6 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Developer
2 15 (21.74%) Wireless Engineer
3 11 (15.94%) Embedded C Developer
3 11 (15.94%) C Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.14%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Architect
7 5 (7.25%) C++ Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (5.80%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Lead Architect
10 2 (2.90%) SAP SCM Consultant
10 2 (2.90%) Firmware Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) 802.1X
2 6 (8.70%) Hibernate
2 6 (8.70%) Spring
2 6 (8.70%) Java EE
2 6 (8.70%) jQuery
2 6 (8.70%) OAuth
2 6 (8.70%) PhoneGap
3 5 (7.25%) MFC
4 1 (1.45%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Biometrics
2 6 (8.70%) Smartphone
3 5 (7.25%) Smartcard
3 5 (7.25%) EPoS
3 5 (7.25%) Chip and PIN
3 5 (7.25%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.35%) PMI
5 2 (2.90%) Grid Computing
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.90%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.90%) Life Science
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) CCTV
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) Apple iOS
2 15 (21.74%) UNIX
3 7 (10.14%) Windows
4 5 (7.25%) Android
4 5 (7.25%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) Network Design
2 12 (17.39%) Project Management
3 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.14%) Logistics
6 6 (8.70%) TDD
6 6 (8.70%) iOS Development
7 5 (7.25%) Computer Security
7 5 (7.25%) Android Development
8 3 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.35%) CRM
9 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.90%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (2.90%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.45%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (1.45%) ITIL
10 1 (1.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) Python
2 14 (20.29%) C
3 13 (18.84%) Embedded C
4 12 (17.39%) Java
5 11 (15.94%) Assembly Language
6 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.25%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) SQL
9 1 (1.45%) VB
9 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (34.78%) Degree
2 15 (21.74%) CWNA
3 3 (4.35%) PMP
3 3 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) Firmware
3 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) EMC
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.14%) SAP
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco
4 2 (2.90%) HP
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Adobe
5 1 (1.45%) Epicor
5 1 (1.45%) Kronos
5 1 (1.45%) Altiris
5 1 (1.45%) Infor
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