The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - 90 82
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.32% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.28% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £31,627 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+18.56% +21.64%
HNC
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
151 235 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.00% 24.68% 30.01%
Number of salaries quoted 108 221 199
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

HNC
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Leicestershire

HNC
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens NX

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens NX
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) CAD Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk