The table below looks at the statistics for RFID skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - 210 196
Permanent jobs citing RFID 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.018% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.11% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £39,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.32%
RFID
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
903 894 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.31% 16.08% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 731 765 697
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RFID
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

RFID Salary Trend in the West Midlands