The first table below looks at the demand for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 108 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Permanent jobs citing HNC 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.39% 0.18% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.35% 0.66% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £31,814 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+6.04% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
371 303 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.80% 26.74% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 342 249 293
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% -6.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HNC
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HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

HNC
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing HNC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HNC.

1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) 2G
1 5 (100.00%) XMetaL
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) LTE

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing HNC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HNC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) XMetaL
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) 2G
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Author
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
Bedford
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago