The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing RFID 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-27.08% -4.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
290 276 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.51% 21.53% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 258 245 190
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
RFID
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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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 5 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Testing

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Software Development Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Software Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Software Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 5 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA