Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for NFC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NFC over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Near Field Communication (NFC)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 338 409
Rank change year-on-year +19 +71 +68
Permanent jobs citing NFC 1 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.010% 0.061% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.067% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
City of London median annual salary £83,500 £60,000 £81,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.17% -26.15% +16.07%
10th Percentile £82,750 £55,000 £54,375
90th Percentile £84,250 £65,000 £109,125
Central London median annual salary £83,500 £60,000 £81,250
% change year-on-year +39.17% -26.15% +16.07%

NFC is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1500 1758 2447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.70% 15.24% 14.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1543 2100
City of London median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.04%

NFC
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing NFC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for NFC in the City of London

NFC
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for NFC in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for NFC.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified

NFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Managing Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Test Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared