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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 135 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% - 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £65,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
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
838 593 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.24% 27.95% 29.15%
Number of salaries quoted 743 535 411
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,728 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 10 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) MicroStation
3 1 (20.00%) ProjectWise
3 1 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) CAD
3 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (20.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (20.00%) MicroStation
1 1 (20.00%) ProjectWise
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) CAD
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) HND
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago