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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.38% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £28,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £34,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -23.33%
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
118 142 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.22% 32.27% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 99 91 82
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 2 (66.67%) CAD
1 2 (66.67%) SOLIDWORKS
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

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 2 (66.67%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing Engineering Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) HND