The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 93
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
NFC
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
210 293 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.95% 26.25% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 198 275 226
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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