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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - 202 206
Permanent jobs citing RFID 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.019% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -16.66%
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
946 866 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.99% 16.13% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 772 714 648
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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