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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 438 454 471
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Permanent jobs citing NFC 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.019% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.090% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Median salary £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% -2.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
3666 4461 4976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 19.91% 21.42% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2985 3551 3781
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Surrey +26 5 £65,000 +6.12%
West Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
NFC
England

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 6 (60.00%) Marketing
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
1 6 (60.00%) Contactless
2 5 (50.00%) Business Development
2 5 (50.00%) KYC
2 5 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) ISO 8583
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Apple
6 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards

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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Marketing
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Business Development Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Commercial Development Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Commercial Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) Laravel
1 1 (10.00%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Contactless
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) EMV
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 5 (50.00%) Business Development
1 5 (50.00%) KYC
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Complex ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 8583
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 14443
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Talend
2 1 (10.00%) Trillium