The table below looks at the statistics for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank 264 239 251
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing RFID 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.013% 0.087% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.090% 0.62% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.11% -9.44%
RFID
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1106 965 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.91% 13.96% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 925 794 883
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RFID
Salary Trend in the North West

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

RFID Salary Trend in the North West

RFID
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RFID within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Cheshire - 1 - -
RFID
England

RFID
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ALE
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SAP EWM
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP EWM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Principal Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP