The table below looks at the statistics for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - 175 -
Permanent jobs citing RFID 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.027% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £43,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -27.08%
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
374 449 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.81% 12.21% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 254 292 224
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RFID across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) NFC

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NFC
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java