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 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 138 - 153
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFC 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.042% - 0.067%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £65,000 - £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
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
511 520 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.31% 23.29% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 403 440 430
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) XSLT
1 7 (87.50%) SMS
1 7 (87.50%) Blackberry
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
1 7 (87.50%) XAML
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
1 7 (87.50%) NUnit
1 7 (87.50%) Java ME
1 7 (87.50%) WCF
1 7 (87.50%) LINQ
1 7 (87.50%) Multithreading
1 7 (87.50%) Android
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (87.50%) MSTest
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Phone
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) SMPP
2 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) ISO 8583
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Banking

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) SMS
2 6 (75.00%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) NUnit
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (87.50%) MSTest
2 6 (75.00%) WiX
2 6 (75.00%) MSBuild
2 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Systems Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) XSLT
1 7 (87.50%) Java ME
1 7 (87.50%) WCF
1 7 (87.50%) LINQ
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Android
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
1 7 (87.50%) Multithreading
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) XAML
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Telerik
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £52000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago