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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 112 115
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.61% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.42% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 1
Average salary - £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
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
346 249 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.14% 13.72% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 317 212 208
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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