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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 252
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.28% -10.00%
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
871 1036 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.94% 16.96% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 732 796 804
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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