The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - 13 31
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.89% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.35% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,625
% change year-on-year
- +22.27%
HNC
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 23 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 44.74% 43.40% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 58
Median salary £19,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-53.65% +2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing HNC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

HNC
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the Aberdeen region.

HNC Salary Trend in Aberdeen

HNC
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing HNC 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft