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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 850 907 927
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +20
Permanent jobs citing NFC 42 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.029% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 37
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
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
15833 18307 19639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.23% 17.90% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13268 14778 15763
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 May 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 29 May 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
South West - 24 £47,500 -
London +50 15 £56,000 +1.81% 2
West Midlands - 2 - -
South East +16 1 £52,000 +30.00%
NFC
UK

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 27 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 26 (48.15%) Ethernet
2 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 26 (48.15%) Wireless
3 24 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 24 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 24 (44.44%) RS-232
3 24 (44.44%) RS-485
4 23 (42.59%) Driving Licence
4 23 (42.59%) Embedded Systems
4 23 (42.59%) VPN
5 22 (40.74%) MS Office
6 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (29.63%) Software Engineering
8 14 (25.93%) Marketing
9 13 (24.07%) Java
10 12 (22.22%) Degree
11 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
11 11 (20.37%) Smartcard
12 10 (18.52%) Finance
13 9 (16.67%) Scrum
13 9 (16.67%) EMV
13 9 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
13 9 (16.67%) Contactless
14 8 (14.81%) Apple iOS
14 8 (14.81%) Financial Institution
14 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
14 8 (14.81%) HTML
14 8 (14.81%) Bluetooth

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 2 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 24 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 22 (40.74%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) GitHub
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (48.15%) Ethernet
1 26 (48.15%) Wireless
2 24 (44.44%) RS-232
2 24 (44.44%) RS-485
2 24 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 23 (42.59%) VPN
4 8 (14.81%) Bluetooth
5 5 (9.26%) iBeacon
5 5 (9.26%) LDAP
6 4 (7.41%) Internet
7 2 (3.70%) DAB
7 2 (3.70%) SMPP
7 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.85%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.26%) Ant
2 5 (9.26%) Appium
2 5 (9.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (9.26%) Gradle
2 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.26%) Maven
2 5 (9.26%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) Metasploit
3 2 (3.70%) MSBuild
3 2 (3.70%) MSTest
3 2 (3.70%) NUnit
3 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (25.93%) Marketing
2 10 (18.52%) Finance
3 8 (14.81%) Financial Institution
4 7 (12.96%) Banking
5 5 (9.26%) Back Office
5 5 (9.26%) Retail
5 5 (9.26%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.70%) Advertising
6 2 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Analyst
1 25 (46.30%) Systems Engineer
2 24 (44.44%) Systems Analyst
3 16 (29.63%) Developer
4 12 (22.22%) Project Analyst
4 12 (22.22%) Project Engineer
5 11 (20.37%) Design Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Software Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Android Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Core Java Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Android Developer
9 3 (5.56%) EMV Specialist
9 3 (5.56%) Product Manager
10 2 (3.70%) Security Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Security Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Tester
10 2 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) HTML
2 5 (9.26%) JSON
2 5 (9.26%) Middleware
2 5 (9.26%) Spring
2 5 (9.26%) Web Services
3 3 (5.56%) CSS
3 3 (5.56%) CSS3
3 3 (5.56%) HTML5
4 2 (3.70%) .NET
4 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.70%) Backbone.js
4 2 (3.70%) LINQ
4 2 (3.70%) React
4 2 (3.70%) WCF
4 2 (3.70%) WPF
4 2 (3.70%) XML
4 2 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (42.59%) Driving Licence
1 23 (42.59%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (20.37%) Smartcard
3 9 (16.67%) Contactless
3 9 (16.67%) EMV
3 9 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
4 8 (14.81%) Smartphone
5 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 5 (9.26%) Clustering
6 5 (9.26%) Handset
7 4 (7.41%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.85%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Android
1 8 (14.81%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (29.63%) Software Engineering
4 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.67%) Scrum
6 7 (12.96%) Presales
6 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.11%) Business Development
8 5 (9.26%) Android Development
8 5 (9.26%) Build Automation
8 5 (9.26%) Change Management
8 5 (9.26%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (9.26%) Kanban
8 5 (9.26%) Mobile Development
8 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.41%) Project Management
9 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.70%) Pair Programming
10 2 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) Java
2 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.56%) PHP
3 3 (5.56%) SQL
4 2 (3.70%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.70%) Python
4 2 (3.70%) XAML
5 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) ISO 8583
2 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 14443
3 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) Apple
4 2 (3.70%) QNX
5 1 (1.85%) Talend
5 1 (1.85%) Trillium
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