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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 241 247 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
915 944 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.59% 14.44% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 756 762 873
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -4 1 - - 1
NFC
England

NFC
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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

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%) Ingenico
1 1 (100.00%) VeriFone
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