The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Near Field Communication (NFC)
UK / England
Rank 806 917 903
Rank change year-on-year
+111 -14
Permanent jobs citing NFC 26 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.011% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.066% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 24
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12644 16562 18439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.21% 17.26% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10343 13865 14987
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing NFC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in England

NFC
Salary Trend in England

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

NFC Salary Trend in England

NFC
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NFC across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

NFC Salary Histogram in England

NFC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +74 12 £52,500 +75.00%
North West - 6 £37,500 - 1
South West - 5 £57,500 -
East of England +31 2 £63,750 +27.50%
London +75 1 £28,000 -46.15% 1
NFC
UK

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing NFC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for NFC.

1 28 (50.00%) Degree
2 27 (48.21%) Contactless
3 20 (35.71%) Mobile Payment
4 18 (32.14%) Finance
5 16 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
7 14 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 13 (23.21%) Electronics
8 13 (23.21%) C++
9 12 (21.43%) Hyperion
9 12 (21.43%) Wireless
10 11 (19.64%) RFID
10 11 (19.64%) Banking
10 11 (19.64%) C
11 10 (17.86%) Bluetooth
11 10 (17.86%) WLAN
11 10 (17.86%) Cryptography
11 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
11 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
11 10 (17.86%) Android
12 9 (16.07%) Marketing
12 9 (16.07%) OrCAD
12 9 (16.07%) Schematic Capture
12 9 (16.07%) EMC
12 9 (16.07%) EMV
12 9 (16.07%) Windows
12 9 (16.07%) Linux
13 8 (14.29%) GSM
13 8 (14.29%) UMTS
13 8 (14.29%) Smartcard

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.79%) nginx
1 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) OrCAD
2 7 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Dropbox
1 3 (5.36%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.79%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (1.79%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.79%) Google Play
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Route 53
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (21.43%) Wireless
3 11 (19.64%) RFID
4 10 (17.86%) Bluetooth
4 10 (17.86%) WLAN
5 8 (14.29%) GSM
5 8 (14.29%) UMTS
6 6 (10.71%) DVB
6 6 (10.71%) GPRS
6 6 (10.71%) Internet
6 6 (10.71%) LTE
6 6 (10.71%) VoIP
7 5 (8.93%) SMS
8 4 (7.14%) 802.15
8 4 (7.14%) Ethernet
8 4 (7.14%) SMPP
9 3 (5.36%) Skype
10 2 (3.57%) Firewall
10 2 (3.57%) Junos
10 2 (3.57%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) phpMyAdmin
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.79%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.14%) MSBuild
3 4 (7.14%) MSTest
3 4 (7.14%) NUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 14 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 13 (23.21%) Electronics
4 11 (19.64%) Banking
5 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
6 9 (16.07%) Marketing
7 6 (10.71%) Automotive
7 6 (10.71%) Multimedia
7 6 (10.71%) Retail
8 1 (1.79%) Advertising
8 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Software Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Design Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Electronics Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) PCB Design Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) PCB Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Account Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Business Development Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Business Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Consultant
4 6 (10.71%) Development Manager
4 6 (10.71%) EMV Consultant
4 6 (10.71%) Sales Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Product Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) BREW
1 6 (10.71%) Flash
1 6 (10.71%) J2ME
1 6 (10.71%) Middleware
1 6 (10.71%) OpenAL
1 6 (10.71%) OpenCL
1 6 (10.71%) OpenGL
1 6 (10.71%) Qt
1 6 (10.71%) Series 60
1 6 (10.71%) SVG
1 6 (10.71%) UIQ
2 5 (8.93%) XML
3 4 (7.14%) 802.1X
3 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (7.14%) HTML5
3 4 (7.14%) jQuery
3 4 (7.14%) JSON
3 4 (7.14%) LINQ
3 4 (7.14%) RESTful
3 4 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (48.21%) Contactless
2 20 (35.71%) Mobile Payment
3 9 (16.07%) EMV
4 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 8 (14.29%) Smartcard
5 6 (10.71%) Device Driver
5 6 (10.71%) Digital TV
5 6 (10.71%) iPhone
5 6 (10.71%) MPEG
5 6 (10.71%) Smartphone
6 4 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.57%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.57%) PKI
8 1 (1.79%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Android
2 9 (16.07%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Nucleus RTOS
3 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.71%) Windows 8
3 6 (10.71%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
2 10 (17.86%) Cryptography
2 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
3 9 (16.07%) Schematic Capture
4 8 (14.29%) Business Development
4 8 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.71%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 6 (10.71%) DRM
6 6 (10.71%) Identity Management
6 6 (10.71%) Integration Testing
6 6 (10.71%) KYC
6 6 (10.71%) Migration
6 6 (10.71%) Mobile Commerce
6 6 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (10.71%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (10.71%) Scrum
6 6 (10.71%) Speech Recognition
6 6 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) C++
2 11 (19.64%) C
3 7 (12.50%) C#
3 7 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.93%) Python
5 4 (7.14%) Perl
5 4 (7.14%) SQL
5 4 (7.14%) Tcl
6 3 (5.36%) Apple Swift
6 3 (5.36%) Objective-C
6 3 (5.36%) PHP
6 3 (5.36%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.79%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.57%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) cPanel
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Hyperion
2 9 (16.07%) EMC
3 6 (10.71%) Intel
3 6 (10.71%) Symbian
4 4 (7.14%) Google
5 2 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco
5 2 (3.57%) F5
5 2 (3.57%) Juniper
5 2 (3.57%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
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