The table below looks at the statistics for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank 98 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing RFID 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.30% 0.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 1.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
RFID
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
335 227 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.04% 17.53% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 288 188 240
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RFID across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

RFID
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RFID across the Wales region.

RFID Salary Trend in Wales

RFID
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RFID within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales +7 4 - -
RFID
UK

RFID
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing RFID also 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 that cited RFID.

1 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
1 9 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (100.00%) QA
1 9 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 9 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 9 (100.00%) People Management

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing RFID also 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 that cited RFID. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 9 (100.00%) Software Development Manager
1 9 (100.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 9 (100.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware