The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 165
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £37,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -30.23%
NFC
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
530 455 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.36% 24.04% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 421 261 535
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

NFC
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

NFC Salary Trend in Hertfordshire