The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 40
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
NFC
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 15.79% 7.01% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 6
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -