Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Near Field Communication (NFC)
England > South East
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 394 493 514
Rank change year-on-year +99 +21 +12
Permanent jobs citing NFC 1 29 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.006% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.037% 0.68% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 17
Median annual salary - £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.22% -14.29%
England median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -18.37% -6.67%

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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,693 4,279 5,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.99% 16.44% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,064 3,329 4,017
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,150
90th Percentile £73,200 £71,250 £67,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

NFC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing NFC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for NFC in the South East

NFC
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NFC in the South East.

Salary trend for NFC in the South East

NFC
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the South East region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
Surrey +37 1 - -
NFC
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, IT jobs citing NFC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for NFC.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Ingenico
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

NFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ingenico