The first table below looks at the demand for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 236 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.20% 22.96% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 170 227 179
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NFC
Wales

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

NFC
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

NFC Salary Trend in South Wales

NFC
Top 14 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
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