The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 212 227
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.018% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.062% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -23.91%
NFC
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1288 1618 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.81% 29.59% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 829 1004 1172
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.25% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NFC
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

NFC Salary Trend in Berkshire