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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - 241 257
Permanent jobs citing RFID 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.060% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.42% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
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
1027 959 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.91% 14.35% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 859 780 884
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £65,000
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