The table below looks at the statistics for the RF Test 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 Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Frequency Test Engineer
Rank - 882 880
Permanent jobs requiring an RF Test Engineer 0 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.008% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Average salary - £36,250 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.85%
UK excluding London average salary - £36,250 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +18.85%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

RF Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RF Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RF Test Engineer
Salary Trend

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

RF Test Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

RF Test Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills

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

1 2 (50.00%) Agilent
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) WCDMA
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) HND
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow

RF Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) WCDMA
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) HND
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Agilent