The first table below looks at the demand for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 31 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 134 - 148
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.081% - 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,625 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.54% -1.53%
Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
815 823 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.97% 34.62% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 609 674 908
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,490 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
HNC
East of England

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

HNC
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 2 £40,000 -
HNC
East of England

HNC
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) COM+
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) LabWindows
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Modbus

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Modbus
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) COM+
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft