The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 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 Stevenage - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
HNC
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
42 63 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 28.38% 41.45% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 57
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

HNC
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

HNC Salary Trend in Stevenage

HNC
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree