The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 186 181 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% 0.050% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £56,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +27.84%
NFC
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
581 580 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.15% 14.47% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 504 513 431
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) PrimeFaces

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
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