The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 78 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.25% - 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% - 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £36,000 - £21,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £31,814 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+17.87% +6.04%
HNC
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
245 214 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 30.93% 29.56% 26.31%
Number of salaries quoted 206 185 157
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,700 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

HNC
Salary Trend in the North East

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

HNC Salary Trend in the North East

HNC
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 2 £36,000 -
HNC
England

HNC
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 10 (100.00%) HND
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) AutoCAD
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Automotive
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Autodesk
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (10.00%) CAD
5 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 7 (70.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Account Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) UML
1 1 (10.00%) ERP
1 1 (10.00%) CAD
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) Validation
1 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) HND
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) Autodesk
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