The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 76
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -14.28%
NFC
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 164 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.95% 17.34% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 100 147 142
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

NFC
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

NFC Salary Trend in Leicestershire