The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 252 - 269
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFC 1 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.013% - 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.062% - 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Average salary £65,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £56,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +27.84%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1610 1564 1730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.37% 21.41% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1246 1411
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

NFC
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

NFC Salary Trend in the East of England

NFC
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Cambridgeshire - 1 £65,000 - 1
NFC
England

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 19 (76.00%) C#
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) Blackberry
2 18 (72.00%) XAML
2 18 (72.00%) Android
2 18 (72.00%) Apple iOS
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Phone
3 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (68.00%) SMS
4 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (64.00%) XML
4 16 (64.00%) MVC
4 16 (64.00%) WPF
4 16 (64.00%) Multithreading
4 16 (64.00%) Java ME
4 16 (64.00%) MSTest
5 15 (60.00%) NUnit
5 15 (60.00%) Banking
5 15 (60.00%) SMPP
6 14 (56.00%) XSLT
6 14 (56.00%) TDD
6 14 (56.00%) WCF
6 14 (56.00%) LINQ
6 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (56.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (56.00%) MSBuild
7 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
7 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 17 (68.00%) SMS
2 15 (60.00%) SMPP
3 3 (12.00%) Bluetooth
3 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) MSTest
2 15 (60.00%) NUnit
3 14 (56.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (56.00%) MSBuild
4 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
5 11 (44.00%) WiX
6 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 15 (60.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Electronics
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Systems Developer
4 9 (36.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Tester
7 3 (12.00%) Functional Tester
7 3 (12.00%) Designer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Selenium Tester
9 1 (4.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Junior
9 1 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (64.00%) XML
2 16 (64.00%) WPF
2 16 (64.00%) Java ME
3 14 (56.00%) XSLT
3 14 (56.00%) WCF
3 14 (56.00%) LINQ
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.00%) Smartcard
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Android
1 18 (72.00%) Apple iOS
1 18 (72.00%) Windows Phone
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) MVC
1 16 (64.00%) Multithreading
2 14 (56.00%) TDD
3 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (44.00%) Regression Testing
4 11 (44.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) CAD
5 3 (12.00%) IC Design
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.00%) Validation
7 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C#
2 18 (72.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) XAML
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (8.00%) C
6 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++
6 2 (8.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Telerik
2 3 (12.00%) BT
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