The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Weymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - 14 14
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth - 4.44% 7.69%
As % of the Qualifications category - 13.33% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
HNC
Dorset

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

Qualifications Category
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
13 15 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 52.00% 33.33% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 41
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

HNC
Salary Trend in Weymouth

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

HNC Salary Trend in Weymouth

HNC
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification