The first table below looks at the demand for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - - 217
Permanent jobs citing RFID 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +22.22%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
999 1032 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.21% 19.23% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 778 871 824
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,127 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
RFID
England

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RFID
Salary Trend in the South West

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

RFID Salary Trend in the South West

RFID
Top 1 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 2 (100.00%) CCTV

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CCTV