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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank 920 925 952
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +27
Permanent jobs citing RFID 11 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.036% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.066% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 23
Median salary £31,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.70% -8.82%

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
16619 18727 20342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.95% 16.98% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13833 15361 16237
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 2016 within the UK.

RFID Salary Histogram in the UK

RFID
Top 8 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 24 July 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 +20 11 £31,500 -37.00% 3
London +26 5 £31,500 -37.00%
South West - 4 £31,500 -
Swindon - 4 £31,500 -
Wiltshire - 4 £31,500 -
North West +24 2 - - 1
Cheshire - 2 - - 1
Runcorn - 2 - - 1

RFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (44.44%) HNC
1 8 (44.44%) HND
1 8 (44.44%) ERP
1 8 (44.44%) Driving Licence
1 8 (44.44%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) OOP
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (11.11%) Bluetooth
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) Assembly Language
4 2 (11.11%) Firmware
4 2 (11.11%) 802.11
4 2 (11.11%) DRM
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Ajax

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 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) 802.11
2 2 (11.11%) Bluetooth
2 2 (11.11%) RS-232
2 2 (11.11%) RS-485
2 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless Security
3 1 (5.56%) NFC
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Field Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Assembler Software Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) 802.1X
1 2 (11.11%) Ajax
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (11.11%) jQuery
1 2 (11.11%) WCF
1 2 (11.11%) WPF
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Driving Licence
1 8 (44.44%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Physics
3 1 (5.56%) Robotics
3 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ERP
2 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (11.11%) DRM
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Release Management
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Complex ETL
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Service Design
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
1 3 (16.67%) C++
1 3 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) Assembly Language
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
3 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) HNC
1 8 (44.44%) HND
2 2 (11.11%) CWNA
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Aruba
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco
1 2 (11.11%) EMC
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Talend
2 1 (5.56%) Trillium
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