The table below looks at the statistics for the RF Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RF Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Frequency Design Engineer
Rank 897 874 888
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an RF Design Engineer 5 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.002% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 12
Average salary £100,000 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £100,000 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+53.84% +23.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

RF Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RF Design Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

RF Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RF Design Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RF Design Engineer within the UK.

RF Design Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

RF Design Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RF Design Engineer over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

RF Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

RF Design Engineer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RF Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
Cambridgeshire +1 5 £100,000 +53.84%
Cambridge -6 5 £100,000 +53.84%
England -16 5 £100,000 +53.84% 2
East of England -21 5 £100,000 +53.84%

RF Design Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited RF Design Engineer in their job title 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 with RF Design Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 8 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (35.00%) Physics
3 7 (35.00%) CAD
3 7 (35.00%) Electronics
4 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (25.00%) EMC
4 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (25.00%) Wireless
5 4 (20.00%) Line Management
5 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Marketing
5 4 (20.00%) Product Management
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.00%) LabVIEW
6 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language
6 2 (10.00%) Firmware
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) GSM
7 1 (5.00%) 3GPP
7 1 (5.00%) WCDMA
7 1 (5.00%) 3G
7 1 (5.00%) 2G
7 1 (5.00%) Validation
7 1 (5.00%) LTE
7 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis

RF Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited RF Design Engineer in their job title 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 with RF Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) 2G
2 1 (5.00%) LTE
2 1 (5.00%) GSM
2 1 (5.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (5.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (5.00%) 3G
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (35.00%) Electronics
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (20.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Physics
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (35.00%) CAD
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Line Management
3 4 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
1 2 (10.00%) VB
1 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) EMC
Hereford, Herefordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago