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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 89 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £56,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.90%
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
253 240 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.38% 20.76% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 231 212 206
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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