The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 78 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.13% 0.42% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 1.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £28,950 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.39% -10.92%
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 Warwickshire region.

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
140 203 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 18.28% 28.75% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 113 157 229
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Warwickshire

HNC
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley