The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 179 159
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.026% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.17% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -14.28%
NFC
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
598 594 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.33% 15.66% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 475 478 511
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,504
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 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