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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 263 262 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.014% 0.013% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.084% 0.062% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £110,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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
1186 1606 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.14% 20.90% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1304 1230
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015. 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
Hertfordshire - 1 £110,000 -
NFC
England

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Smartcard
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) APMP
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) EJB
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
1 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (25.00%) JPA
1 1 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smartcard
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) APMP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft