The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 46 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.37% - 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% - 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,000 £31,432
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.62%
HNC
London

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

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
81 62 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 29.89% 31.16% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75 41 71
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,700 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

HNC
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

HNC Salary Trend in Croydon

HNC
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Services Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Engineering Manager
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow