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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Near Field Communication (NFC)
UK / England
Rank 792 889 902
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +13
Permanent jobs citing NFC 22 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.016% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.095% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 20
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +31.25%

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
13031 15798 17920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.75% 16.86% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10691 13235 14630
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +70 8 £47,500 -9.52%
East of England +19 5 £65,000 +18.18%
South West - 4 £57,500 -
London +55 3 £52,500 -12.50% 1
North West - 2 £37,500 - 1
NFC
UK

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 27 (48.21%) Contactless
2 23 (41.07%) Degree
3 17 (30.36%) Finance
4 16 (28.57%) Mobile Payment
5 13 (23.21%) Software Engineering
5 13 (23.21%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (21.43%) Manufacturing
6 12 (21.43%) Marketing
7 11 (19.64%) Business Development
7 11 (19.64%) RFID
7 11 (19.64%) C++
8 10 (17.86%) Hyperion
8 10 (17.86%) Wireless
8 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
8 10 (17.86%) Retail
9 9 (16.07%) Migration
9 9 (16.07%) EMC
9 9 (16.07%) OrCAD
9 9 (16.07%) Schematic Capture
9 9 (16.07%) KYC
9 9 (16.07%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 8 (14.29%) C
10 8 (14.29%) Linux
10 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (14.29%) Scrum
10 8 (14.29%) Android
11 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.50%) Banking
11 7 (12.50%) Windows
11 7 (12.50%) 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 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.79%) nginx
1 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) OrCAD
2 3 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.79%) 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%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (19.64%) RFID
3 10 (17.86%) Wireless
4 7 (12.50%) Bluetooth
5 6 (10.71%) Ethernet
5 6 (10.71%) WLAN
6 5 (8.93%) LTE
6 5 (8.93%) SMS
7 4 (7.14%) 802.15
7 4 (7.14%) GSM
7 4 (7.14%) SMPP
7 4 (7.14%) UMTS
8 3 (5.36%) BGP
8 3 (5.36%) DDNS
8 3 (5.36%) DNS
8 3 (5.36%) DSL
8 3 (5.36%) MPLS
8 3 (5.36%) OSPF
8 3 (5.36%) SAN
8 3 (5.36%) SSL
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
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
4 1 (1.79%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 12 (21.43%) Marketing
3 10 (17.86%) Retail
3 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
4 7 (12.50%) Banking
5 6 (10.71%) Electronics
6 3 (5.36%) Automotive
7 2 (3.57%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.79%) Advertising
8 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Embedded Engineer
1 11 (19.64%) Software Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Account Manager
2 9 (16.07%) Business Development Manager
2 9 (16.07%) Business Manager
2 9 (16.07%) Design Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Development Manager
2 9 (16.07%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Electronics Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) PCB Design Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) PCB Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Sales Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Developer
5 4 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Product Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Wireless Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) CSS
1 5 (8.93%) HTML
1 5 (8.93%) HTML5
1 5 (8.93%) XML
2 4 (7.14%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) 802.1X
2 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (7.14%) CSS3
2 4 (7.14%) jQuery
2 4 (7.14%) JSON
2 4 (7.14%) LINQ
2 4 (7.14%) RESTful
2 4 (7.14%) WCF
3 2 (3.57%) Flash
3 2 (3.57%) J2ME
3 2 (3.57%) Middleware
3 2 (3.57%) OpenCL
3 2 (3.57%) OpenGL
3 2 (3.57%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 27 (48.21%) Contactless
2 16 (28.57%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (10.71%) Cryptography
4 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.14%) EMV
4 4 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.14%) Smartcard
5 3 (5.36%) Chip and PIN
5 3 (5.36%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (5.36%) PKI
5 3 (5.36%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.57%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.57%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.57%) iPhone
6 2 (3.57%) MPEG
7 1 (1.79%) EFTPOS
7 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Android
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.36%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (3.57%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Software Engineering
2 11 (19.64%) Business Development
3 9 (16.07%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 9 (16.07%) KYC
3 9 (16.07%) Migration
3 9 (16.07%) Schematic Capture
4 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.29%) Scrum
5 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.14%) Android Development
7 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.14%) MVC
7 4 (7.14%) Product Management
7 4 (7.14%) Project Management
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Test Planning
7 4 (7.14%) Validation
8 3 (5.36%) Multithreaded Programming
8 3 (5.36%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) C++
2 8 (14.29%) C
3 7 (12.50%) C#
4 6 (10.71%) Python
5 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.93%) SQL
6 4 (7.14%) Java
6 4 (7.14%) Perl
6 4 (7.14%) PHP
6 4 (7.14%) Tcl
7 3 (5.36%) Apple Swift
7 3 (5.36%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.36%) PHP 5
8 2 (3.57%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.57%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.36%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (5.36%) cPanel
1 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Hyperion
2 9 (16.07%) EMC
3 3 (5.36%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco
3 3 (5.36%) F5
3 3 (5.36%) Google
3 3 (5.36%) Juniper
3 3 (5.36%) Palo Alto
3 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.57%) Intel
4 2 (3.57%) Symbian
5 1 (1.79%) Hypercom
5 1 (1.79%) Ingenico
5 1 (1.79%) QNX
5 1 (1.79%) VeriFone
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