The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 3 in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NVQ Level 3 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank - 245 231
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 3 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.041% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.18% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £24,786 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.03%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £22,778 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+54.75% +8.46%
NVQ Level 3
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1634 1679 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.30% 22.78% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1259 1299 1288
Average salary £38,350 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.26% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

NVQ Level 3
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

NVQ Level 3 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NVQ Level 3
Salary Trend in the North West

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

NVQ Level 3 Salary Trend in the North West