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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 210 212 205
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing NFC 12 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.021% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 0.10% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 9
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
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
1020 959 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 21.76% 20.00% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 887 794 1070
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
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 25 November 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 25 November 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 - 5 £52,500 -
Farnham - 2 £60,000 -
Godalming - 2 £60,000 -
NFC
South East

NFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 10 (71.43%) Android
1 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
1 10 (71.43%) Mobile Payment
2 8 (57.14%) Mobile Banking
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
2 8 (57.14%) Retail
2 8 (57.14%) Cryptography
2 8 (57.14%) EMV
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Internet
4 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (35.71%) Hyperion
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) C#
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Smartcard
6 4 (28.57%) DTV
6 4 (28.57%) Sony
6 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
6 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 4 (28.57%) Electronics
6 4 (28.57%) Telecoms

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 4 (28.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) NUnit
1 4 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Electronics
3 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (28.57%) Advertising
4 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) EMV Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Head of Security
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) SubSonic
1 4 (28.57%) HTML5
1 4 (28.57%) CSS3
1 4 (28.57%) PhoneGap
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Mobile Payment
2 8 (57.14%) Mobile Banking
2 8 (57.14%) EMV
2 8 (57.14%) Cryptography
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) iPhone
3 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 4 (28.57%) Smartcard
3 4 (28.57%) DTV
3 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (14.29%) Smartphone
4 2 (14.29%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Android
1 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Hyperion
2 4 (28.57%) Sony