The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 49 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.39% - 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.52% - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £26,500 - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
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 Worcestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
66 69 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.68% 26.24% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 51 61 52
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £21,050 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

HNC
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Worcestershire

HNC
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Windchill
1 1 (100.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) PTC Creo

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (100.00%) Windchill
1 1 (100.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (100.00%) PTC Creo
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Modelling
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Degree