The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Near Field Communication (NFC)
South West / Bristol
Rank 120 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFC 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.31% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +18.42%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
220 274 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.51% 15.82% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 168 248 217
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing NFC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

NFC
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

NFC Salary Trend in Bristol

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing NFC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for NFC.

1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Bluetooth
1 4 (57.14%) WLAN
1 4 (57.14%) Tcl
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware
1 4 (57.14%) 802.15
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
1 4 (57.14%) LTE
1 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) 802.1X
2 3 (42.86%) phpMyAdmin
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) cPanel
2 3 (42.86%) Dropbox
2 3 (42.86%) Skype
2 3 (42.86%) Apple Swift
2 3 (42.86%) PHP 5
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Dropbox
1 3 (42.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) 802.15
1 4 (57.14%) Bluetooth
1 4 (57.14%) LTE
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
1 4 (57.14%) WLAN
2 3 (42.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) 802.1X
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Android Development
2 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Tcl
2 3 (42.86%) Apple Swift
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Objective-C
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) cPanel