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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - - 20
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - - 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
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
40 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 29.41% 33.86% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 9
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 £39,335
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -16.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 3 (100.00%) Degree

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) AutoCAD
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Design Engineer
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) Degree