The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 126 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.055% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -14.28%
NFC
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
352 347 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.05% 18.93% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 223 250 312
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

NFC
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

NFC Salary Trend in Cheshire