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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 101 -
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.074% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.58%
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
297 274 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.67% 20.28% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 264 247 262
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £25,925 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
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