The first table below looks at the demand for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 167 - 176
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFC 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.080% - 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £120,000 - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
573 582 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.28% 18.30% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 458 516 472
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NFC
England

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

NFC
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

NFC Salary Trend in the East Midlands

NFC
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 1 £120,000 -
NFC
England

NFC
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (75.00%) Sybase
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) CA
1 3 (75.00%) RFID
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (75.00%) Syclo
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Kony
1 3 (75.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) EFTPOS
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Payment

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) RFID
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) EFTPOS
3 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sybase
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) CA
1 3 (75.00%) Syclo
1 3 (75.00%) Kony
1 3 (75.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies