The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 310 309 299
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing NFC 1 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.039% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.051% 0.25% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 10
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -38.09%
NFC
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1958 1593 2250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.82% 15.34% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1343 2020
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NFC
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

NFC Salary Trend in the City of London

NFC
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Games
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 8583
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) Online Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Java

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Games
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Web Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Front-End Web Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Online Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
City, London
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