Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 86 78
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8 -
Permanent jobs citing HNC 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.36% 0.51% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.41% 1.65% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Devon median annual salary £36,000 £30,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -25.93% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,431 £39,250
90th Percentile £37,000 £42,000 £41,750
South West median annual salary £26,000 £32,878 £37,500
% change year-on-year -20.92% -12.33% -

HNC is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Devon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 142 242 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 25.45% 30.75% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 118 219 139
Devon median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.94% +7.46% +13.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,600 £19,750
90th Percentile £56,125 £60,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing HNC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Devon

HNC
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for HNC in Devon

HNC
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Devon region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +9 2 £36,000 +32.62%
HNC
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for HNC.

1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 14001
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Internal Audit

HNC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior QA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Internal Audit
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 14001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft