The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 3 in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NVQ Level 3 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank 180 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 3 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.028% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.096% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £19,406 £19,499 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-0.47% -46.20%
NVQ Level 3
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
1044 885 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 28.86% 22.04% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 823 730 925
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NVQ Level 3
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

NVQ Level 3 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NVQ Level 3
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

NVQ Level 3 Salary Trend in Manchester

NVQ Level 3
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing NVQ Level 3 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 NVQ Level 3.

1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VBA
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 14001
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Billing
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) NVQ Level 4
1 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

NVQ Level 3
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing NVQ Level 3 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 NVQ Level 3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
1 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Environment Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 14001
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle