The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 156 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFC 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £31,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+57.48% -29.44%
NFC
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
360 369 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.15% 11.91% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 222 229 273
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

NFC
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NFC across the Scotland region.

NFC Salary Trend in Scotland

NFC
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 £42,500 - 1
NFC
UK

NFC
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing NFC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NFC.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing NFC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NFC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago