The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 267
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
965 894 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.35% 14.57% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 785 707 954
Median salary £38,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing NFC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 North West region with a requirement for NFC.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) EMV
1 1 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (100.00%) EFTPOS
1 1 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (100.00%) Chip Card
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) APACS
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 7816
1 1 (100.00%) VeriFone
1 1 (100.00%) Ingenico
1 1 (100.00%) Contactless
1 1 (100.00%) Hypercom

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) APACS
1 1 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (100.00%) Chip Card
1 1 (100.00%) Contactless
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) EFTPOS
1 1 (100.00%) EMV
1 1 (100.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 7816
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Hypercom
1 1 (100.00%) Ingenico
1 1 (100.00%) VeriFone
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