The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - 169 -
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.17% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,432 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+27.26% +4.77%
HNC
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
947 743 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.03% 21.44% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 770 595 460
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

HNC
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

HNC Salary Trend in Leeds

HNC
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Trainer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Degree