The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 117 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.056% - 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £31,500 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £32,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.50%
HNC
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
586 436 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.63% 27.93% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 515 386 433
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) CAD

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Engineering Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Account Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) CAD
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) HND
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago