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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 604 575 577
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +2
Permanent jobs citing NFC 6 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.085% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.082% 0.54% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 21
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -38.09%
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
7352 6867 8497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.52% 15.79% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6137 5556 7106
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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
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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 +7 1 £60,000 -11.11% 2
NFC
England

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 6 (66.67%) Banking
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 5 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
2 5 (55.56%) Online Banking
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Time Management
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Games
4 2 (22.22%) ISO 8583
4 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) B2B
5 1 (11.11%) B2C
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) C

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) RFID
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Games
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) UX Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Web Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) UI Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Mobility Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) UI Designer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) Ajax
1 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (55.56%) Online Banking
2 5 (55.56%) User Experience
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Handset
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) B2C
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Xen
1 1 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Sybase
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) CA
1 1 (11.11%) Perforce
1 1 (11.11%) Syclo
1 1 (11.11%) Kony
1 1 (11.11%) ClickSoftware Technologies
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago