The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 130 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.19% 0.044% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £28,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+75.43% -36.66%
NFC
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
382 467 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.30% 20.68% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 288 364 377
Average salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NFC across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

NFC
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

NFC Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

NFC
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 4 £55,000 +15.78%
NFC
East of England

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (50.00%) Smartcard
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) SMPP
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) XAML
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 8583
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) LINQ
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (50.00%) MSTest
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) LINQ
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft