The table below looks at the statistics for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank 870 925 971
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +46
Permanent jobs citing RFID 16 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.019% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.11% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 5
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,250 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15800 17579 20355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.21% 16.53% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12802 14528 16382
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing RFID as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RFID
Salary Trend

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

RFID Salary Trend in the UK

RFID
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RFID over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 within the UK.

RFID Salary Histogram in the UK

RFID
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RFID within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +60 16 £47,500 +5.55% 1
South East +63 10 £47,500 +5.55%
West Sussex - 9 £47,500 -
Crawley - 9 £47,500 -
London +62 5 £65,000 -7.14%
North West - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Runcorn - 1 - -
Abingdon - 1 £25,000 -

RFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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 with a requirement for RFID.

1 15 (42.86%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) MVC
3 13 (37.14%) C++
3 13 (37.14%) OOP
4 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
5 11 (31.43%) NFC
5 11 (31.43%) Project Management
6 10 (28.57%) HTML
6 10 (28.57%) CSS
6 10 (28.57%) Manufacturing
7 9 (25.71%) EMC
7 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (25.71%) OrCAD
7 9 (25.71%) Schematic Capture
7 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
7 9 (25.71%) Contactless
8 8 (22.86%) Wireframes
8 8 (22.86%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (22.86%) User Stories
8 8 (22.86%) Ansible
8 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (22.86%) Unreal Engine
8 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
8 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
8 8 (22.86%) ActionScript 3.0
8 8 (22.86%) Release Management
8 8 (22.86%) QA
8 8 (22.86%) Apache Flex
8 8 (22.86%) VLAN
8 8 (22.86%) JIRA

RFID
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 9 (25.71%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) NFC
2 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
2 8 (22.86%) VLAN
3 4 (11.43%) Bluetooth
4 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.71%) RS-232
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) git-flow
3 1 (2.86%) Grunt
3 1 (2.86%) gulp
3 1 (2.86%) webpack
3 1 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 10 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 8 (22.86%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Design Engineer
1 9 (25.71%) Electronics Design Engineer
1 9 (25.71%) Electronics Engineer
1 9 (25.71%) Embedded Engineer
1 9 (25.71%) PCB Design Engineer
1 9 (25.71%) PCB Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Technical Leader
3 7 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Junior
6 3 (8.57%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Analogue Design Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Design Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Head of Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) CSS
1 10 (28.57%) HTML
2 8 (22.86%) Apache Flex
2 8 (22.86%) Unreal Engine
3 6 (17.14%) .NET
4 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.29%) WPF
5 4 (11.43%) Ajax
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (11.43%) jQuery
5 4 (11.43%) WCF
6 2 (5.71%) Web Services
7 1 (2.86%) Angular 2
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.86%) Electron Framework
7 1 (2.86%) React
7 1 (2.86%) Three.js
7 1 (2.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Contactless
2 7 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 7 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (11.43%) Device Driver
3 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.71%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.71%) EMV
5 1 (2.86%) Arduino
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.86%) iPad
5 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
1 8 (22.86%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) MVC
2 13 (37.14%) OOP
3 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
4 11 (31.43%) Project Management
5 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (25.71%) Schematic Capture
6 8 (22.86%) Business Analysis
6 8 (22.86%) Continuous Deployment
6 8 (22.86%) Release Management
6 8 (22.86%) SOA
6 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
6 8 (22.86%) UML
6 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
6 8 (22.86%) User Stories
6 8 (22.86%) Wireframes
7 7 (20.00%) ERP
8 5 (14.29%) TDD
9 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.43%) Device Driver Development
9 4 (11.43%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) C#
2 13 (37.14%) C++
3 8 (22.86%) ActionScript
3 8 (22.86%) ActionScript 3.0
3 8 (22.86%) Python
3 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.43%) Java
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) HNC
1 7 (20.00%) HND
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Ansible
1 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) EMC
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe
2 1 (2.86%) Facebook
2 1 (2.86%) Google
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Twitter
2 1 (2.86%) Xamarin
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Martin & Conley
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