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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Near Field Communication (NFC)
England / North West
Rank 245 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFC 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%

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
851 806 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.30% 14.46% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 642 669 888
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £56,900 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 6 £37,500 - 1
NFC
England

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Flash
1 6 (100.00%) J2ME
1 6 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (100.00%) GPRS
1 6 (100.00%) GSM
1 6 (100.00%) MPEG
1 6 (100.00%) Symbian
1 6 (100.00%) UMTS
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) WLAN
1 6 (100.00%) SVG
1 6 (100.00%) Intel
1 6 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) DRM
1 6 (100.00%) DVB
1 6 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Automotive
1 6 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 6 (100.00%) UIQ
1 6 (100.00%) Series 60
1 6 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 6 (100.00%) Speech Recognition

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 6 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (100.00%) DVB
1 6 (100.00%) GPRS
1 6 (100.00%) GSM
1 6 (100.00%) UMTS
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (100.00%) WLAN
General
1 6 (100.00%) Automotive
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) BREW
1 6 (100.00%) Flash
1 6 (100.00%) J2ME
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) OpenAL
1 6 (100.00%) OpenCL
1 6 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 6 (100.00%) Qt
1 6 (100.00%) Series 60
1 6 (100.00%) SVG
1 6 (100.00%) UIQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 6 (100.00%) iPhone
1 6 (100.00%) MPEG
1 6 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Nucleus RTOS
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DRM
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Intel
1 6 (100.00%) Symbian
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