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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 866 931 946
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +15
Permanent jobs citing NFC 37 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.021% 0.024%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 18
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
NFC
UK

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
15555 17550 19394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.96% 17.05% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13054 14458 15602
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 2016.

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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +50 17 £60,000 -37.66%
South West - 9 £47,500 -
South East +35 8 £65,000 +6.12%
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
NFC
UK

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 29 (43.94%) Systems Analysis
2 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) Ethernet
2 27 (40.91%) Wireless
3 25 (37.88%) Embedded Systems
4 24 (36.36%) RS-232
4 24 (36.36%) RS-485
4 24 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 24 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 23 (34.85%) VPN
5 23 (34.85%) Driving Licence
6 22 (33.33%) MS Office
7 21 (31.82%) Marketing
8 20 (30.30%) Java
9 18 (27.27%) Software Engineering
10 17 (25.76%) Degree
11 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
11 16 (24.24%) Contactless
12 15 (22.73%) HTML
12 15 (22.73%) Finance
12 15 (22.73%) Scrum
13 14 (21.21%) Unit Testing
14 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
15 12 (18.18%) Smartcard
15 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (18.18%) Retail
16 11 (16.67%) Business Development
16 11 (16.67%) EMV
16 11 (16.67%) Internet

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:

Applications
1 24 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 22 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (40.91%) Ethernet
1 27 (40.91%) Wireless
2 24 (36.36%) RS-232
2 24 (36.36%) RS-485
2 24 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 23 (34.85%) VPN
4 11 (16.67%) Internet
5 10 (15.15%) Bluetooth
6 7 (10.61%) LDAP
7 5 (7.58%) iBeacon
8 3 (4.55%) DAB
8 3 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.52%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.61%) Maven
2 7 (10.61%) Subversion
3 5 (7.58%) Ant
3 5 (7.58%) Appium
3 5 (7.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (7.58%) Gradle
3 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.55%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.52%) JIRA
5 1 (1.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (31.82%) Marketing
2 15 (22.73%) Finance
3 12 (18.18%) Retail
4 10 (15.15%) Financial Institution
5 7 (10.61%) Back Office
5 7 (10.61%) Banking
5 7 (10.61%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.55%) Automotive
7 1 (1.52%) Advertising
7 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Analyst
1 25 (37.88%) Systems Engineer
2 24 (36.36%) Systems Analyst
3 21 (31.82%) Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Senior Developer
5 12 (18.18%) Project Analyst
5 12 (18.18%) Project Engineer
6 11 (16.67%) Design Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (12.12%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Core Java Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Java Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Java Software Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Account Manager
9 5 (7.58%) Android Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Commercial Development Manager
9 5 (7.58%) Commercial Manager
9 5 (7.58%) Development Manager
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) HTML
2 8 (12.12%) AngularJS
2 8 (12.12%) Backbone.js
2 8 (12.12%) CSS
2 8 (12.12%) CSS3
2 8 (12.12%) HTML5
2 8 (12.12%) Node.js
2 8 (12.12%) React
3 7 (10.61%) JSON
3 7 (10.61%) Middleware
3 7 (10.61%) Spring
3 7 (10.61%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) .NET
4 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.52%) jQuery
4 1 (1.52%) Laravel
4 1 (1.52%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.88%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (34.85%) Driving Licence
3 16 (24.24%) Contactless
4 12 (18.18%) Smartcard
5 11 (16.67%) EMV
5 11 (16.67%) Internet of Things
5 11 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
6 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
6 8 (12.12%) Smartphone
7 7 (10.61%) Clustering
7 7 (10.61%) Handset
8 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Android
1 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Systems Analysis
2 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 15 (22.73%) Scrum
5 14 (21.21%) Unit Testing
6 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.67%) Business Development
8 8 (12.12%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 8 (12.12%) Front End Development
8 8 (12.12%) Functional Testing
8 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
8 8 (12.12%) OO
8 8 (12.12%) Pair Programming
8 8 (12.12%) TDD
9 7 (10.61%) Build Automation
9 7 (10.61%) Presales
10 5 (7.58%) Android Development
10 5 (7.58%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 5 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (7.58%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) Java
2 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.64%) PHP
4 8 (12.12%) Python
5 4 (6.06%) SQL
6 2 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) PMP
3 1 (1.52%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) ISO 8583
1 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 14443
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) Hyperion
4 4 (6.06%) Apple
5 3 (4.55%) QNX
6 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.52%) Talend
6 1 (1.52%) Trillium
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