The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 80 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.74% - 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.02% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
HNC
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
346 240 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.34% 30.04% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 289 203 383
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

HNC
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

HNC
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Tewkesbury - 2 £35,000 -
HNC
South West

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (83.33%) Project Management
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
3 7 (58.33%) JSP
3 7 (58.33%) Adobe
3 7 (58.33%) FrameMaker
3 7 (58.33%) Automotive
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Acrobat
4 5 (41.67%) HND
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) SAS
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
6 2 (16.67%) Teradata

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
2 7 (58.33%) FrameMaker
2 7 (58.33%) Acrobat
3 1 (8.33%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Author
1 7 (58.33%) Technical Author
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Technical Author
2 2 (16.67%) Junior Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Controller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) JSP
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) HND
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) PMP
7 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Adobe
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 2 (16.67%) Teradata