The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - - 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.90%
NFC
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 56 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.47% 19.86% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 63 53 54
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

NFC
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

NFC Salary Trend in Bedford