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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
North West / Lancashire
Rank - - 57
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £35,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-15.71% -15.66%

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
100 112 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.78% 31.73% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 88 83 79
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 3 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CAD