The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 95 87
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.10% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.68% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £62,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -38.09%
NFC
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
194 146 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.56% 14.90% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 161 135 216
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

NFC
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

NFC Salary Trend in Wiltshire

NFC
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) IC Design

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) IC Design
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware