The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - - 182
Permanent jobs citing RFID 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £39,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -35.00%
RFID
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
574 562 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.94% 14.57% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 495 495 432
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (50.00%) Kendo UI
2 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) RavenDB

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (50.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (50.00%) Kendo UI
2 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Stress Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft