The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 53 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.24% - 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.41% - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £35,000 - £15,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,375 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.66% -17.33%
HNC
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
71 147 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.11% 28.38% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65 103 69
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

HNC
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Lancashire

HNC
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 1 £35,000 -
HNC
North West

HNC
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for HNC.

1 5 (100.00%) HND
1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Lean Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) AutoCAD
3 3 (60.00%) FMCG
3 3 (60.00%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) CAD
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) AutoCAD
2 3 (60.00%) SOLIDWORKS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing Engineering Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Lean Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) CAD
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) HND