The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 62 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFC 17 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.44% - 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.33% - 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 4
Average salary £41,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -10.00%
NFC
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
150 156 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 21.49% 19.85% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 142 135 123
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NFC across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

NFC
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

NFC Salary Trend in Guildford

NFC
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NFC across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

NFC Salary Histogram in Guildford

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 24 (96.00%) Android
1 24 (96.00%) Apple iOS
2 21 (84.00%) Degree
3 20 (80.00%) Smartcard
4 19 (76.00%) Electronics
5 14 (56.00%) Hyperion
5 14 (56.00%) Mobile Payment
6 13 (52.00%) Mobile Banking
6 13 (52.00%) EMV
6 13 (52.00%) Banking
6 13 (52.00%) Cryptography
7 10 (40.00%) DTV
7 10 (40.00%) Internet
7 10 (40.00%) Bluetooth
7 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (40.00%) Windows
7 10 (40.00%) C++
7 10 (40.00%) Java
7 10 (40.00%) Retail
7 10 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (40.00%) Computer Security
8 9 (36.00%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
8 9 (36.00%) Integration Testing
8 9 (36.00%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
8 9 (36.00%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (36.00%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (36.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Bluetooth
1 10 (40.00%) Internet
2 9 (36.00%) Wireless
3 6 (24.00%) LDAP
3 6 (24.00%) RFID
General
1 19 (76.00%) Electronics
2 13 (52.00%) Banking
3 10 (40.00%) Retail
4 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (8.00%) Finance
6 1 (4.00%) Advertising
6 1 (4.00%) Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Consultant
2 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) C++ Developer
3 9 (36.00%) EMV Consultant
3 9 (36.00%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Junior
5 3 (12.00%) Principal Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Junior C++ Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Head of Security
6 1 (4.00%) Commercial Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) MFC
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) Smartcard
2 14 (56.00%) Mobile Payment
3 13 (52.00%) Cryptography
3 13 (52.00%) EMV
3 13 (52.00%) Mobile Banking
4 10 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (40.00%) DTV
5 9 (36.00%) Management Information System
5 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.00%) iPhone
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Android
1 24 (96.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Security
2 9 (36.00%) Risk Analysis
2 9 (36.00%) Integration Testing
2 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (36.00%) Identity Management
2 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (36.00%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (36.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (36.00%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (28.00%) Android Development
3 7 (28.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.00%) Business Development
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C++
1 10 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Hyperion
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft