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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.80% +6.42%
HNC
West Midlands

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
121 157 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.33% 24.96% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 104 143 145
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,750 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Project Management

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management