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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 38 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 0.69% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-36.50% +5.26%
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
7 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.73% 5.56% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 18
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +74.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £28,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000