The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 66 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.18% - 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.04% - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £26,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -22.22%

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

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
96 110 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.30% 18.93% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 81 102 92
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Staffordshire

HNC
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for HNC.

1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) PDCA

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) PDCA