The table below looks at the statistics for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank 437 461 435
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -26
Permanent jobs citing RFID 11 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.057% 0.014% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.065% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4000 4627 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.79% 22.17% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3391 3566 3384
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RFID
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RFID Salary Trend in the South East

RFID
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RFID across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

RFID Salary Histogram in the South East

RFID
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RFID within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Buckinghamshire - 9 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire -4 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Berkshire - 1 £30,000 -
RFID
England

RFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 17 (89.47%) C
1 17 (89.47%) TCP/IP
1 17 (89.47%) Embedded C
1 17 (89.47%) EMC
1 17 (89.47%) Assembly Language
1 17 (89.47%) Firmware
1 17 (89.47%) Electronics
1 17 (89.47%) Embedded Systems
1 17 (89.47%) RS-232
1 17 (89.47%) RS-485
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Trillium
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) NFC
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Database Tuning

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) RS-232
1 17 (89.47%) RS-485
1 17 (89.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (89.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Embedded C Engineer
1 12 (63.16%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Assembler Software Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) C Software Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) C Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Embedded C Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Embedded Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.26%) Complex ETL
2 1 (5.26%) Data Management
2 1 (5.26%) Database Tuning
2 1 (5.26%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Assembly Language
1 17 (89.47%) C
1 17 (89.47%) Embedded C
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Talend
2 1 (5.26%) Trillium