The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -14.28%
NFC
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
143 108 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.47% 16.46% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 113 82 100
Average salary £35,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.05% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

NFC
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

NFC Salary Trend in Cardiff