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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 129 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.66% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -14.28%
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
435 554 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.79% 22.71% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 361 459 460
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) SMS
2 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (80.00%) SMPP
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) XAML
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) ISO 8583
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) NUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Telerik
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Java ME
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) LINQ

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) SMS
1 4 (80.00%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) MSTest
1 4 (80.00%) WiX
1 4 (80.00%) MSBuild
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) XSLT
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (80.00%) Java ME
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
1 4 (80.00%) WPF
1 4 (80.00%) LINQ
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Tizen
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) XAML
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Telerik
2 2 (40.00%) Facebook
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