Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Near Field Communication (NFC)
England > London
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 861 892
Rank change year-on-year +30 +31 +30
Permanent jobs citing NFC 5 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.007% 0.035% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.045% 0.22% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 11
London median annual salary - £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -18.52%
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 11218 13025 14940
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.44% 15.81% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9231 11139 12588
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

NFC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for NFC in London

NFC
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for NFC in London

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 London region with a requirement for NFC.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 5 (100.00%) EMV
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) iPhone
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Home Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Raspberry Pi
1 5 (100.00%) Contactless

NFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (100.00%) Contactless
1 5 (100.00%) EMV
1 5 (100.00%) Home Automation
1 5 (100.00%) iPhone
1 5 (100.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script