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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 92
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
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
259 318 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.58% 23.21% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 229 247 192
Average salary £41,500 £38,400 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.07% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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