Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Near Field Communication (NFC)
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 804 807 877
Rank change year-on-year +3 +70 -7
Permanent jobs citing NFC 7 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.011% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.071% 0.072% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 15
London median annual salary £82,500 £52,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -27.59% +34.88%
10th Percentile £73,500 £34,450 £50,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £79,250 £115,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% -12.50% +20.00%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,836 11,057 13,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.18% 15.73% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8,232 9,405 11,417
London median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £80,000
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

NFC
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NFC in London over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for NFC in London

NFC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the London region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -14 2 £76,750 +49.76%
NFC
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Bluetooth
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) Wireless
1 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Ruby
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
1 5 (71.43%) CREST Certified
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) People Management
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (57.14%) Business Development
2 4 (57.14%) Publishing
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (14.29%) EMV
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Bluetooth
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
1 5 (71.43%) Wireless
General
1 4 (57.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Security Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Managing Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Product Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Product Owner
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Product Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Product Owner
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum Product Owner
4 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (14.29%) Contactless
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Wallet
3 1 (14.29%) EMV
3 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Business Development
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Ruby
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CREST Certified
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared