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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 74 - 100
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.73% - 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.12% - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
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
283 227 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.39% 31.05% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 233 200 467
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
1 8 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Adobe
2 7 (70.00%) FrameMaker
2 7 (70.00%) Acrobat
2 7 (70.00%) Automotive
2 7 (70.00%) MS Visio
2 7 (70.00%) JSP
3 3 (30.00%) HND
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) SAS
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (20.00%) Teradata
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (10.00%) QMS

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) FrameMaker
2 7 (70.00%) Acrobat
2 7 (70.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Technical Author
1 7 (70.00%) Author
1 7 (70.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Controller
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) JSP
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (10.00%) QMS
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) HND
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Adobe
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (20.00%) Teradata
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 5% matched pension scheme & 25 days hol
Posted: 27 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago