The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 608 660 671
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +11
Permanent jobs citing NFC 17 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.043% 0.016% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 6
Median salary £60,000 £96,250 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.66% +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
6253 6925 7951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.87% 15.59% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5380 5870 6601
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing NFC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +67 8 £60,000 +14.28%
Croydon - 1 £52,000 -
NFC
England

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing NFC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for NFC.

1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) Java
3 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 15 (51.72%) HTML
3 15 (51.72%) Marketing
4 13 (44.83%) Unit Testing
4 13 (44.83%) Scrum
5 12 (41.38%) Smartcard
5 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
6 10 (34.48%) Degree
6 10 (34.48%) EMV
6 10 (34.48%) Financial Institution
6 10 (34.48%) Finance
6 10 (34.48%) Mobile Payment
6 10 (34.48%) Contactless
7 8 (27.59%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 8 (27.59%) React
7 8 (27.59%) Front End Development
7 8 (27.59%) Internet of Things
7 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
7 8 (27.59%) Node.js
7 8 (27.59%) CSS3
7 8 (27.59%) Backbone.js
7 8 (27.59%) Functional Testing
7 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
7 8 (27.59%) Internet
7 8 (27.59%) CSS
7 8 (27.59%) PHP
7 8 (27.59%) OO

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Internet
2 7 (24.14%) Bluetooth
2 7 (24.14%) LDAP
3 5 (17.24%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
2 7 (24.14%) Maven
2 7 (24.14%) Subversion
3 5 (17.24%) Ant
3 5 (17.24%) Appium
3 5 (17.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (17.24%) Gradle
3 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (51.72%) Marketing
2 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Financial Institution
3 7 (24.14%) Back Office
3 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 7 (24.14%) Retail
3 7 (24.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Senior Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Core Java Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Java Software Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Android Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Android Developer
6 3 (10.34%) EMV Specialist
6 3 (10.34%) Product Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Mobile Product Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Sales Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Security Product Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
2 8 (27.59%) Backbone.js
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) CSS3
2 8 (27.59%) HTML5
2 8 (27.59%) Node.js
2 8 (27.59%) React
3 7 (24.14%) JSON
3 7 (24.14%) Middleware
3 7 (24.14%) Spring
3 7 (24.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Smartcard
2 10 (34.48%) Contactless
2 10 (34.48%) EMV
2 10 (34.48%) Mobile Payment
3 8 (27.59%) Internet of Things
4 7 (24.14%) Clustering
4 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
4 7 (24.14%) Handset
5 5 (17.24%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Android
1 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Scrum
2 13 (44.83%) Unit Testing
3 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (27.59%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 8 (27.59%) Front End Development
4 8 (27.59%) Functional Testing
4 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
4 8 (27.59%) OO
4 8 (27.59%) Pair Programming
4 8 (27.59%) TDD
5 7 (24.14%) Build Automation
6 6 (20.69%) Presales
7 5 (17.24%) Android Development
7 5 (17.24%) Business Development
7 5 (17.24%) Change Management
7 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) Kanban
7 5 (17.24%) Mobile Development
7 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) PHP
3 8 (27.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO 8583
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 14443
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Apple
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft