The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 112 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.71% 0.064% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.89% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
NFC
South West

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
266 258 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.58% 16.41% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 224 191 210
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NFC across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NFC across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

NFC Salary Histogram in Bristol

NFC
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) Apple
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Google
1 13 (100.00%) JSON
1 13 (100.00%) iPhone
1 13 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 13 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 13 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (84.62%) C
2 11 (84.62%) Cocoa
2 11 (84.62%) iPad
3 9 (69.23%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (38.46%) Marketing
4 5 (38.46%) Mobile Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) MVVM
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) OO

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) JSON
2 11 (84.62%) Cocoa
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) iPhone
1 13 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (84.62%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 9 (69.23%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) MVVM
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 11 (84.62%) C
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Apple
1 13 (100.00%) Google