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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - - 243
Permanent jobs citing RFID 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.066%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £39,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -37.60%
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
1088 1045 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.82% 14.60% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 908 888 912
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £59,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (50.00%) Kendo UI
2 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) RavenDB

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (50.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (50.00%) Kendo UI
2 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Stress Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft