The first table below looks at the demand for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 119 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.053% 0.050% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £31,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,625 £33,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-13.90% +2.30%
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
631 646 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.28% 32.16% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 555 580 404
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
HNC
West Midlands

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

HNC
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

HNC Salary Trend in Birmingham

HNC
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStation
1 1 (100.00%) ProjectWise

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStation
1 1 (100.00%) ProjectWise
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND