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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 225 - 215
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFC 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.052% - 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
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
1797 1750 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.91% 29.35% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 1220 1144
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

NFC
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 3 - -
NFC
South East

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing NFC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NFC.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) EMV
1 3 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Sencha
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (66.67%) Sencha Touch
2 2 (66.67%) Appcelerator
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing NFC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NFC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) Sencha Touch
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) EMV
1 3 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 3 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sencha
1 2 (66.67%) Appcelerator
1 2 (66.67%) Xamarin