The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 13 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 8.74% - 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.08% - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +6.06%
HNC
North East

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

Qualifications Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 37.86% 20.37% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 10
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £42,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

HNC
Salary Trend in Durham

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

HNC Salary Trend in Durham

HNC
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the Durham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

HNC Salary Histogram in Durham

HNC
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Durham region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Billingham - 8 £45,000 -
HNC
North East

HNC
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 9 (100.00%) HND
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) AutoCAD
3 1 (11.11%) CAD
3 1 (11.11%) Autodesk
3 1 (11.11%) Finance

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 8 (88.89%) AutoCAD
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Account Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) CAD
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) HND
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Autodesk