The first table below looks at the demand for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 1 August 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 237 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.070% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.45% +22.22%
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1034 1050 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.42% 14.62% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 877 884 922
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NFC
England

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NFC
Salary Trend in the North West

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

NFC Salary Trend in the North West

NFC
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) CodeIgniter
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
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
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience Design
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Head of User Experience
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) CodeIgniter
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience Design
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
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