The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 4 in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NVQ Level 4 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Vocational Qualification Level 4 (NVQ Level 4)
Rank 860 - 864
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 4 18 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% - 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.064% - 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 4
Average salary £44,750 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 - £39,000
NVQ Level 4
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27969 28959 28683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.36% 27.14% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22168 23281 23524
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NVQ Level 4
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

NVQ Level 4 Jobs Demand Trend in England

NVQ Level 4
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 across the England region.

NVQ Level 4 Salary Trend in England

NVQ Level 4
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 across the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

NVQ Level 4 Salary Histogram in England

NVQ Level 4
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 within the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
South East - 7 £31,500 - 3
South West - 5 £52,000 - 1
London - 4 £36,003 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £52,000 -
North West - 1 - -
NVQ Level 4
UK

NVQ Level 4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing NVQ Level 4 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 NVQ Level 4.

1 13 (38.24%) HND
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
1 13 (38.24%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (32.35%) NVQ Level 3
2 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
2 11 (32.35%) Validation
3 9 (26.47%) Finance
3 9 (26.47%) ISO 14001
3 9 (26.47%) ITIL
3 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (26.47%) Banking
4 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
5 5 (14.71%) Wireless
5 5 (14.71%) ISO 9001
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (8.82%) MVC
7 3 (8.82%) LAMP
7 3 (8.82%) Windows
7 3 (8.82%) Linux
7 3 (8.82%) ETL
7 3 (8.82%) C#
7 3 (8.82%) HTML
7 3 (8.82%) Java
7 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.82%) .NET
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.82%) CSS
7 3 (8.82%) XML

NVQ Level 4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing NVQ Level 4 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 NVQ Level 4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Wireless
1 5 (14.71%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.94%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
2 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Trainer
2 7 (20.59%) Environment Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Project Coordinator
3 5 (14.71%) Coordinator
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Support
6 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
1 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.82%) CSS
1 3 (8.82%) XML
1 3 (8.82%) LAMP
1 3 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Kindle
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
1 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
1 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (32.35%) Validation
3 9 (26.47%) ITIL
4 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) ETL
6 3 (8.82%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Web Development
7 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.94%) Logistics
8 1 (2.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C#
1 3 (8.82%) Java
1 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) HND
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 11 (32.35%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (5.88%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) ISO 14001
1 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (14.71%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Infobright
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 per annum + Fixed Term until Dec
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sandwich, Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,416 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Learning Partnership West
Salary: From £29,000 to £33,500 per annum (Dependent on experience)
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago