The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 61 65
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 0.90% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.33% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -35.00%
NFC
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
134 120 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.17% 27.15% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 96 80 97
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

NFC
Salary Trend in Watford

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

NFC Salary Trend in Watford