The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 96 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £56,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +25.00%
NFC
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
309 307 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.71% 23.24% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 275 271 211
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,800 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

NFC
Salary Trend in Wales

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

NFC Salary Trend in Wales