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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for RFID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RFID over the 6 months to 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
UK > England
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1141 905 799
Rank change year-on-year -236 -106 +268
Permanent jobs citing RFID 15 17 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.018% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.076% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 14
10th Percentile £27,075 £40,250 £45,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,750 £48,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +2.56%
75th Percentile £55,000 £67,500 £61,875
90th Percentile - £71,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +2.56%

RFID is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 19,683 12,020 11,014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.27% 12.83% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10,826 8,485 8,880
10th Percentile £28,189 £28,550 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,783
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%
75th Percentile £70,250 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £79,550
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

RFID
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing RFID as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for RFID in England

RFID
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RFID in England.

Salary trend for RFID in England

RFID
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing RFID in England over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Salary histogram for RFID in England

RFID
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RFID within the England region over the 6 months to 28 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
North of England -88 9 £50,000 +14.94%
Yorkshire -40 6 £50,000 +11.11%
East Midlands -26 3 £28,000 -49.09%
North West -62 3 £55,000 +26.44%
Midlands -64 3 £28,000 -41.05% 1
South East -74 3 £50,000 -23.08% 2
RFID
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, IT jobs citing RFID also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for RFID.

1 7 (46.67%) Agile
2 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (40.00%) React
2 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (40.00%) TypeScript
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (40.00%) CI/CD
3 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (26.67%) Social Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Retail
4 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (20.00%) Google Workspace
4 3 (20.00%) Google
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) Project Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Electronics
6 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management

RFID
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Google Workspace
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.67%) NFC
1 1 (6.67%) RS-232
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
1 4 (26.67%) Social Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Documentation Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Italian Language
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (13.33%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (40.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile
2 6 (40.00%) CI/CD
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Project Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) TypeScript
2 2 (13.33%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft