The first table below looks at the demand for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 25 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 179 182
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.15% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.03% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £26,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -64.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +19.56%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
552 580 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.80% 14.11% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 486 505 470
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NFC
North West

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NFC
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

NFC Salary Trend in Manchester

NFC
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) CodeIgniter
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) EMV
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) CodeIgniter
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle