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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 447 452 481
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +29
Permanent jobs citing NFC 1 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.092% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.023% 0.42% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 1
Median salary £52,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.80%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4318 4778 4981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.37% 22.07% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3615 3585 3879
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing NFC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NFC
Salary Trend in the South East

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

NFC Salary Trend in the South East

NFC
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
West Sussex - 1 £52,000 -
NFC
England

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 South East region with a requirement for NFC.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 14443
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Talend
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Complex ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Contactless
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Trillium
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Contactless
1 1 (50.00%) EMV
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Complex ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 8583
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 14443
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Talend
1 1 (50.00%) Trillium