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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.58%
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
133 134 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.95% 22.98% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 123 118 74
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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