The table below looks at the statistics for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank 153 155 176
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing RFID 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.035% 0.033% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
RFID
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
331 393 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.64% 12.94% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 183 260 297
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,895
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing RFID as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RFID
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

RFID Salary Trend in Scotland

RFID
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RFID within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -1 1 £39,000 -8.23%
RFID
UK

RFID
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing RFID also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for RFID.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft