The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 142 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFC 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.041% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +19.56%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
476 477 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.43% 20.03% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 393 390 382
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NFC
East of England

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 28 July 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 15 (78.95%) C#
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
1 15 (78.95%) SMS
1 15 (78.95%) XAML
2 14 (73.68%) Blackberry
2 14 (73.68%) SMPP
2 14 (73.68%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
2 14 (73.68%) WPF
2 14 (73.68%) Multithreading
2 14 (73.68%) Android
2 14 (73.68%) MSTest
2 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
2 14 (73.68%) MSBuild
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Phone
3 13 (68.42%) TDD
3 13 (68.42%) NUnit
3 13 (68.42%) Banking
3 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 13 (68.42%) Visual Studio
3 13 (68.42%) MVC
4 12 (63.16%) XML
4 12 (63.16%) XSLT
4 12 (63.16%) ISO 8583
4 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (63.16%) LINQ
4 12 (63.16%) .NET Framework
4 12 (63.16%) Java ME
4 12 (63.16%) WCF
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 15 (78.95%) SMS
2 14 (73.68%) SMPP
3 3 (15.79%) Bluetooth
3 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) MSTest
1 14 (73.68%) MSBuild
2 13 (68.42%) NUnit
2 13 (68.42%) Visual Studio
3 12 (63.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (57.89%) WiX
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 13 (68.42%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Systems Developer
4 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
5 6 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (26.32%) C# Web Developer
6 5 (26.32%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Designer
8 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Tester
9 1 (5.26%) Junior
9 1 (5.26%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Sales Manager
9 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Functional Tester
9 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
2 14 (73.68%) WPF
3 12 (63.16%) XML
3 12 (63.16%) XSLT
3 12 (63.16%) LINQ
3 12 (63.16%) .NET Framework
3 12 (63.16%) Java ME
3 12 (63.16%) WCF
3 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Android
1 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
1 14 (73.68%) Windows Phone
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Multithreading
2 13 (68.42%) TDD
2 13 (68.42%) MVC
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) CAD
5 3 (15.79%) IC Design
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
1 15 (78.95%) XAML
2 14 (73.68%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Telerik
2 3 (15.79%) BT