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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank 897 951 972
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +21
Permanent jobs citing RFID 15 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.022% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.093% 0.13% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 8
Median salary £65,000 £46,250 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.54% -5.12%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%

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
16160 18089 20947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 16.58% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13230 15033 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

RFID Salary Histogram in the UK

RFID
Top 13 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 30 September 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 +52 15 £65,000 +30.00% 12
London +46 9 £65,000 +30.00%
South East +38 3 £45,000 +12.50% 6
North West - 2 - -
Runcorn - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 £45,000 - 3
Cheshire - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire +31 1 £26,000 -5.45%
East Sussex +6 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £26,000 -
Eastbourne - 1 - -
Middlesbrough - 1 £26,000 -

RFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 13 (52.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) C++
2 12 (48.00%) MVC
3 11 (44.00%) OOP
3 11 (44.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 8 (32.00%) ActionScript
5 8 (32.00%) CSS
5 8 (32.00%) Python
5 8 (32.00%) HNC
5 8 (32.00%) HND
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
5 8 (32.00%) UML
5 8 (32.00%) ERP
5 8 (32.00%) SOA
5 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
5 8 (32.00%) Project Management
5 8 (32.00%) Advertising
5 8 (32.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
5 8 (32.00%) VLAN
5 8 (32.00%) JIRA
5 8 (32.00%) QA
5 8 (32.00%) Apache Flex
5 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (32.00%) Unreal Engine
5 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (32.00%) User Stories
5 8 (32.00%) Mobile Computing

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 2 (8.00%) OrCAD
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (32.00%) VLAN
2 3 (12.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (8.00%) NFC
3 2 (8.00%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (32.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Xcode
General
1 8 (32.00%) Advertising
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Field Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Technical Leader
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Analogue Design Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Design Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PCB Design Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) PCB Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) Apache Flex
2 8 (32.00%) CSS
2 8 (32.00%) Unreal Engine
3 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 4 (16.00%) WPF
4 3 (12.00%) Ajax
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) WCF
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Driving Licence
1 8 (32.00%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (12.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Contactless
4 1 (4.00%) Arduino
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
1 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) Mentoring
2 11 (44.00%) OOP
3 8 (32.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (32.00%) ERP
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) Release Management
3 8 (32.00%) SOA
3 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (32.00%) UML
3 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (32.00%) User Stories
3 8 (32.00%) Wireframes
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) C++
3 8 (32.00%) ActionScript
3 8 (32.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 8 (32.00%) Python
3 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) HNC
1 8 (32.00%) HND
2 2 (8.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Ansible
1 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) EMC
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Xamarin
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