The first table below looks at the demand for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 72 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.15% - 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £31,500 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,625 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.54% -1.53%
Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
179 136 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 27.12% 26.05% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 147 115 141
Average salary £45,750 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.68% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,483 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
HNC
Wiltshire

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

HNC
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

HNC Salary Trend in Swindon

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) CAD
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Teamcenter
1 1 (33.33%) Alterian
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) CAD
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens
1 1 (33.33%) Alterian