The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - - 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,000 £31,432
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.62%
HNC
Wiltshire

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

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
159 142 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 28.86% 24.27% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 144 108 134
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) CATIA
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) CATIA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) CATIA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft