The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 152 177 143
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -34
Permanent jobs citing HNC 13 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.44% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 1.37% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 17
Average salary £30,638 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.91% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,475 £51,750 £52,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
HNC
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
978 1169 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.85% 32.31% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 819 931 851
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

HNC
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

HNC Salary Trend in the East Midlands

HNC
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 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
Lincolnshire - 7 - -
Leicestershire +16 2 £34,275 -31.45% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) HND
3 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (25.00%) Law
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (15.00%) CAD
6 3 (15.00%) Electronics
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
7 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.00%) Marketing
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Autodesk
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) MVC
7 2 (10.00%) Windows
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) LAN

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (25.00%) Law
3 3 (15.00%) Electronics
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Communications Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 2 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Electrical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) CAD Designer
5 1 (5.00%) CAD Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
1 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (10.00%) WCF
1 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) CAD
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.00%) Communications Security
4 1 (5.00%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (5.00%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) HND
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Autodesk
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
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