The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 617 512 598
Rank change year-on-year
-105 +86
Permanent jobs citing NFC 12 85 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.19% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 1.14% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 68 42
Average salary £61,250 £70,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £57,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7684 7464 8407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.15% 16.88% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6383 6126 7138
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NFC
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
Paddington - 3 - -
City of London -35 2 £61,250 -2.00% 1
NFC
England

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 11 (30.56%) Windows
1 11 (30.56%) Banking
1 11 (30.56%) Android
1 11 (30.56%) Mobile Banking
2 10 (27.78%) Mobile Payment
2 10 (27.78%) Mobile App
3 9 (25.00%) Finance
4 7 (19.44%) Project Management
4 7 (19.44%) Java
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Degree
5 6 (16.67%) Smartphone
5 6 (16.67%) Retail
5 6 (16.67%) Subversion
5 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
5 6 (16.67%) Electronics
6 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
6 5 (13.89%) MVC
6 5 (13.89%) RFID
6 5 (13.89%) Internet
6 5 (13.89%) XHTML
6 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
6 5 (13.89%) WML
6 5 (13.89%) HTML
6 5 (13.89%) Ant
6 5 (13.89%) JUnit

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) RFID
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) SMPP
2 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
2 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.89%) Ant
2 5 (13.89%) JUnit
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Maven
3 4 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.78%) MSTest
General
1 11 (30.56%) Banking
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 6 (16.67%) Electronics
4 5 (13.89%) Retail Banking
5 4 (11.11%) Law
6 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Windows 8 Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Android Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Android Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Project Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Programme Director
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Junior
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) XHTML
1 5 (13.89%) WML
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
1 5 (13.89%) XML
1 5 (13.89%) REST
1 5 (13.89%) JSON
1 5 (13.89%) Google Maps API
2 4 (11.11%) Java ME
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Mobile Banking
2 10 (27.78%) Mobile Payment
2 10 (27.78%) Mobile App
3 6 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 5 (13.89%) Cryptography
4 5 (13.89%) Online Banking
4 5 (13.89%) Java Card
5 4 (11.11%) iPhone
6 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (5.56%) EMV
7 2 (5.56%) Firmware
7 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.78%) Handset
8 1 (2.78%) EPoS
8 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
1 11 (30.56%) Android
2 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.78%) Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Project Management
1 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.89%) Scrum
3 5 (13.89%) MVC
3 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.89%) OOP
3 5 (13.89%) OO
3 5 (13.89%) Android Development
4 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (8.33%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.56%) Market Research
5 2 (5.56%) Security Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) UML
5 2 (5.56%) Information Security
6 1 (2.78%) E-business
6 1 (2.78%) B2B
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) XAML
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Google
2 2 (5.56%) Kony
2 2 (5.56%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 2 (5.56%) Syclo
2 2 (5.56%) Symbian
2 2 (5.56%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) Sybase
3 1 (2.78%) Perforce
3 1 (2.78%) CA
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Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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