The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 189 - 213
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFC 18 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.38% - 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 15
Average salary £52,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £37,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -30.23%
NFC
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1006 895 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 21.50% 19.22% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 868 743 1140
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

NFC
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

NFC Salary Trend in Surrey

NFC
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NFC across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

NFC Salary Histogram in Surrey

NFC
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 8 £56,250 -
Farnham - 2 £60,000 -
Godalming - 2 £60,000 -
Redhill - 1 £40,000 -
NFC
South East

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 14 (70.00%) Android
1 14 (70.00%) Apple iOS
1 14 (70.00%) Mobile Payment
2 11 (55.00%) Cryptography
2 11 (55.00%) Degree
3 10 (50.00%) Banking
3 10 (50.00%) EMV
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 10 (50.00%) Mobile Banking
4 9 (45.00%) Retail
5 8 (40.00%) Hyperion
6 7 (35.00%) Internet
6 7 (35.00%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (30.00%) NUnit
7 6 (30.00%) Advertising
7 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (30.00%) C#
7 6 (30.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) MVC
7 6 (30.00%) Sony
7 6 (30.00%) HTML5
7 6 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
7 6 (30.00%) Node.js
7 6 (30.00%) CSS3
7 6 (30.00%) PhoneGap

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Internet
2 4 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) NUnit
1 6 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
1 10 (50.00%) Banking
2 9 (45.00%) Retail
3 6 (30.00%) Advertising
4 4 (20.00%) Electronics
4 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (10.00%) Law
5 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) EMV Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Junior
3 5 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Head of Security
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Commercial Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
1 6 (30.00%) SubSonic
1 6 (30.00%) HTML5
1 6 (30.00%) CSS3
1 6 (30.00%) PhoneGap
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Mobile Payment
2 11 (55.00%) Cryptography
3 10 (50.00%) EMV
3 10 (50.00%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (30.00%) iPhone
5 5 (25.00%) Smartcard
5 5 (25.00%) DTV
6 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (10.00%) Online Banking
8 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Android
1 14 (70.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 4 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Hyperion
2 6 (30.00%) Sony