The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 602 560 581
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +21
Permanent jobs citing NFC 6 55 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.085% 0.81% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 29
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
NFC
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7089 6793 8809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.16% 15.89% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5997 5493 7466
Average salary £49,011 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.97% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in London

NFC
Salary Trend in London

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

NFC Salary Trend in London

NFC
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NFC across the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

NFC Salary Histogram in London

NFC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -9 2 £58,750 -22.95%
NFC
England

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (27.78%) User Experience
4 5 (27.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) Ajax
4 5 (27.78%) Online Banking
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) Product Management
6 3 (16.67%) Time Management
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (11.11%) ISO 8583
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) XML
7 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (11.11%) EMV
7 2 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (11.11%) QA
7 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) Business Development
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Games
7 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) RFID
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
4 1 (5.56%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Strategy Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) UX Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Test Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Strategy Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Web Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) Ajax
1 5 (27.78%) HTML5
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 5 (27.78%) Online Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (11.11%) EMV
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (22.22%) Product Management
3 3 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) B2B
5 1 (5.56%) B2C
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Market Research
5 1 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 8583
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) CA
2 1 (5.56%) Syclo
2 1 (5.56%) Kony
2 1 (5.56%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 1 (5.56%) Sybase
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
East London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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