The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 205 175 194
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Permanent jobs citing HNC 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.22% 0.094%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.84% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +46.66%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -25.55%
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 Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
796 952 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.09% 26.72% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 670 714 907
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HNC
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

HNC Salary Trend in Manchester

HNC
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Bolton - 1 £35,000 -
HNC
North West

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 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 Manchester region with a requirement for HNC.

1 10 (83.33%) HND
2 9 (75.00%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) Driving Licence
4 6 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 6 (50.00%) Computacenter
4 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (50.00%) SLA
4 6 (50.00%) MS Office
4 6 (50.00%) Benchmarking
4 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) Change Management
4 6 (50.00%) Workflow
4 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (25.00%) CAD
6 2 (16.67%) Electronics
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) Military
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) Business Development
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (8.33%) Device Driver Development
7 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 1 (8.33%) Front End Development

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Military
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Facilities Manager
2 2 (16.67%) CAD Designer
2 2 (16.67%) CAD Technician
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) C Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Process Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) XHTML
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
1 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 6 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (25.00%) CAD
3 2 (16.67%) Business Development
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) HND
2 9 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Computacenter
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago