The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - 84 92
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 1.15% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.41% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 1
Median salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,375 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.66% -17.33%
HNC
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
185 340 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.74% 26.11% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 137 247 210
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £23,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

HNC
Salary Trend in Essex

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

HNC Salary Trend in Essex

HNC
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Essex region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA