The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 133 123
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.089% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.30% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +26.43%
NFC
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
755 675 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.01% 29.99% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 428 499 401
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Reading