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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -38.09%
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
133 168 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.79% 19.86% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 120 157 148
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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