The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 231
Permanent jobs citing NFC 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
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England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1488 905 1177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.11% 16.96% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 687 906
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

NFC
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

NFC Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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Top 4 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Bid Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared