The first table below looks at the demand for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 31 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 of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - - 178
Permanent jobs citing RFID 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £25,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
559 581 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.87% 14.22% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 492 505 459
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
RFID
North West

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RFID
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

RFID Salary Trend in Manchester

RFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
1 10 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
1 10 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 10 (100.00%) CSS3
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (50.00%) Kendo UI
2 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 5 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) RavenDB

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 5 (50.00%) RavenDB
2 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
1 10 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 10 (100.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (50.00%) Kendo UI
2 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 5 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Stress Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft