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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 426 428 419
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing NFC 16 4 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.074% 0.018% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 0.085% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 32
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -38.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £38,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
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
4833 4679 5505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 21.22% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3599 3609 4568
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NFC across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NFC across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

NFC Salary Histogram in the South East

NFC
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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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
Surrey +8 12 £52,500 +31.25%
Berkshire - 3 - -
Hampshire -12 2 £60,000 +84.61%
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
NFC
England

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (72.22%) Android
2 11 (61.11%) EMV
3 10 (55.56%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
3 10 (55.56%) Mobile Payment
4 8 (44.44%) Mobile Banking
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 8 (44.44%) Banking
4 8 (44.44%) Retail
4 8 (44.44%) Cryptography
5 7 (38.89%) Internet
5 7 (38.89%) Smartcard
6 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (33.33%) HTML
6 6 (33.33%) CSS
6 6 (33.33%) HTML5
6 6 (33.33%) CSS3
7 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (27.78%) Wireless
7 5 (27.78%) Hyperion
7 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) C
8 4 (22.22%) C#
8 4 (22.22%) C++
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) DTV
8 4 (22.22%) Advertising
8 4 (22.22%) MVC

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Internet
2 5 (27.78%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) ZigBee
3 1 (5.56%) RFID
3 1 (5.56%) GPRS
3 1 (5.56%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) NUnit
1 4 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
2 8 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (22.22%) Advertising
3 4 (22.22%) Electronics
3 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.11%) Law
4 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Consultant
1 6 (33.33%) EMV Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.56%) Platform Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
1 6 (33.33%) CSS
1 6 (33.33%) HTML5
1 6 (33.33%) CSS3
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) PhoneGap
3 4 (22.22%) SubSonic
4 2 (11.11%) Sencha Touch
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (11.11%) Android SDK
4 2 (11.11%) Java EE
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) LAMP
5 1 (5.56%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) EMV
2 10 (55.56%) Mobile Payment
3 8 (44.44%) Mobile Banking
3 8 (44.44%) Cryptography
4 7 (38.89%) Smartcard
5 4 (22.22%) DTV
5 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 4 (22.22%) iPhone
5 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
7 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
7 2 (11.11%) Online Banking
8 1 (5.56%) Internet of Things
8 1 (5.56%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Android
2 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Identity Management
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Kanban
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Android Development
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
5 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C
1 4 (22.22%) C#
1 4 (22.22%) C++
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Hyperion
2 4 (22.22%) Sony
3 2 (11.11%) Sencha
3 2 (11.11%) Appcelerator
3 2 (11.11%) Xamarin
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago