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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 129 160
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.052% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.21% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £27,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -52.17%
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-36.50% +5.26%
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
483 472 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.73% 24.60% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 393 292 497
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
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