The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - 73 88
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.65% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.38% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £26,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £35,500 £31,627
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +12.24%
HNC
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 168 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.67% 27.23% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 63 114 167
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing HNC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

HNC
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

HNC Salary Trend in Dorset

HNC
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing HNC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Draughtsman
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Draughtsman
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND