Period
to 29 November 2020

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 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
UK > England
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 680 1020 1108
Rank change year-on-year +340 +88 -8
Permanent jobs citing RFID 12 26 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.021% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 26
Median annual salary £60,000 £30,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -17.24% -19.44%
10th Percentile £32,250 £27,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £30,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +75.00% -17.24% -19.44%

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 7,557 19,362 22,613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.11% 15.49% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6,095 15,236 17,929
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 29 November 2020.

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 29 November 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 8 £37,500 - 4
North of England +126 4 £60,000 +45.45% 2
North West +125 4 £60,000 +60.00%
RFID
UK

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, 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 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
1 6 (50.00%) Verilog
1 6 (50.00%) IC Design
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
1 6 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
1 6 (50.00%) VLSI
1 6 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Cadence
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 4 (33.33%) 3D Printing
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) React
3 4 (33.33%) Chatbot
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 4 (33.33%) Conversational UI
3 4 (33.33%) Node.js
3 4 (33.33%) Technology Roadmap
4 2 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Windows

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 4 (33.33%) Chatbot
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analogue Design Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Analogue IC Design Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Analogue IC Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) IC Design Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Analogue Design Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Software Development Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Software Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital IC Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital IC Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Python Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) RF Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior VLSI Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VLSI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) .NET Core
1 4 (33.33%) Node.js
1 4 (33.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Verilog
1 6 (50.00%) VLSI
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) 3D Printing
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
1 6 (50.00%) IC Design
1 6 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Conversational UI
2 4 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Technology Roadmap
3 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Physics
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (8.33%) Use Case
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cadence