The table below looks at the statistics for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - - 251
Permanent jobs citing RFID 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +52.54%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
903 1099 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.63% 18.85% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 741 966 926
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing RFID as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 South West region with a requirement for RFID.

1 3 (100.00%) HNC
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Computing
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Field Service Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) HNC
1 3 (100.00%) HND