The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 227 252 261
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +9
Permanent jobs citing HNC 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.095% 0.031% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.13% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Median salary £38,000 £25,143 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.13% -0.42%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -16.16%

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1082 1522 1591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.56% 23.70% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 897 1194 1328
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing HNC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Yorkshire

HNC
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

HNC Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

HNC
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 3 £38,000 -
West Yorkshire +21 2 £38,000 +38.18%
North Yorkshire - 1 £18,500 -
HNC
England

HNC
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing HNC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for HNC.

1 16 (100.00%) HND
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) CAD
3 7 (43.75%) Manufacturing
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (37.50%) Prototyping
5 5 (31.25%) Siemens NX
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) Finite Element Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Siemens
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Autodesk Inventor
7 2 (12.50%) SAP
8 1 (6.25%) AutoCAD
8 1 (6.25%) NEC
8 1 (6.25%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (6.25%) Mathcad
8 1 (6.25%) Solid Edge

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Siemens NX
2 3 (18.75%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (6.25%) AutoCAD
3 1 (6.25%) Mathcad
3 1 (6.25%) Solid Edge
3 1 (6.25%) SOLIDWORKS
General
1 7 (43.75%) Manufacturing
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Design Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Mechanical Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) CAD
2 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 6 (37.50%) Prototyping
3 5 (31.25%) Finite Element Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
1 16 (100.00%) HND
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Siemens
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) NEC