The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 232 - 230
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFC 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 8
Median salary £47,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1048 1178 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.29% 20.17% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 848 1021 882
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,966 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

NFC
Salary Trend in the South West

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

NFC Salary Trend in the South West

NFC
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Dorset - 8 £47,500 -
NFC
England

NFC
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 West region with a requirement for NFC.

1 24 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 24 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 24 (100.00%) Wireless
1 24 (100.00%) RS-232
1 24 (100.00%) RS-485
2 23 (95.83%) Systems Analysis
2 23 (95.83%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (95.83%) Driving Licence
2 23 (95.83%) VPN
3 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 22 (91.67%) MS Office
3 22 (91.67%) MS Excel
4 16 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Advertising
5 1 (4.17%) Business Development
5 1 (4.17%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Presales

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 22 (91.67%) MS Excel
1 22 (91.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 24 (100.00%) RS-232
1 24 (100.00%) RS-485
1 24 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 24 (100.00%) Wireless
2 23 (95.83%) VPN
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Analyst
1 24 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
2 23 (95.83%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (50.00%) Project Analyst
3 12 (50.00%) Project Engineer
4 11 (45.83%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 23 (95.83%) Driving Licence
1 23 (95.83%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Systems Analysis
2 16 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.17%) Business Development
3 1 (4.17%) Presales
3 1 (4.17%) Requirements Engineering
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft