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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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
152 151 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.45% 22.71% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 142 143 118
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,512
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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