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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 220 214
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.018% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.059% 0.39%
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 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -20.45%
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
1306 1686 1529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.11% 29.97% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 891 950 1132
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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