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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 139 121
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.081% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.26% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £37,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -18.47%
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
795 778 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.78% 31.46% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 432 544 412
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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