The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for NFC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Near Field Communication (NFC)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 175 216 -
Rank change year-on-year +41 -  
Permanent jobs citing NFC 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.060% 0.020% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.076% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £57,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +91.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% +15.85%  

NFC is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 806 1312 1505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.00% 26.51% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 620 1075 963
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

NFC
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing NFC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NFC in Berkshire

NFC
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for NFC in Berkshire

NFC
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +39 2 £57,500 +91.66%
NFC
South East

NFC
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing NFC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for NFC.

1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Payment

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management