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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 620 630 565
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -65
Permanent jobs citing NFC 8 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.047% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.30% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 32
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £62,000 £55,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £97,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -14.28%
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
7615 7662 8179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.11% 15.72% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6391 6301 6775
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +21 2 £55,000 -21.42%
NFC
England

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) Bluetooth
2 6 (40.00%) Chip and PIN
2 6 (40.00%) RFID
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (33.33%) User Experience
3 5 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 5 (33.33%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 5 (33.33%) Ajax
3 5 (33.33%) Online Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) EPoS
3 5 (33.33%) WLAN
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) PMI
5 3 (20.00%) PMP
5 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 2 (13.33%) MySQL
6 2 (13.33%) XML

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (40.00%) RFID
2 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (6.67%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Games
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (20.00%) UX Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Designer
5 2 (13.33%) Web Designer
5 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) Ajax
2 5 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
5 1 (6.67%) JSP
5 1 (6.67%) Doctrine
5 1 (6.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Chip and PIN
1 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (33.33%) Online Banking
2 5 (33.33%) EPoS
2 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 3 (20.00%) PMI
4 1 (6.67%) Handset
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) System Testing
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.67%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Kernel Development
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) B2B
4 1 (6.67%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PMP
1 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Xen
1 1 (6.67%) KVM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Sybase
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) CA
1 1 (6.67%) Perforce
1 1 (6.67%) Syclo
1 1 (6.67%) Kony
1 1 (6.67%) ClickSoftware Technologies
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago