Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 - 123
Rank change year-on-year - +123 -7
Permanent jobs citing HNC 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.23% - 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% - 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Dorset median annual salary - - £29,250
South West median annual salary £23,500 £31,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year -25.40% +23.53% -27.14%

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 232 196 390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 26.19% 16.87% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 208 137 295
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £20,700
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Dorset

HNC
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for HNC in Dorset

HNC
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Bournemouth - 2 - -
HNC
South West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for HNC.

1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) DO-160
2 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PTC Creo
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) CATIA
2 1 (50.00%) PTC
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management

HNC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (50.00%) CATIA
1 1 (50.00%) PTC Creo
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Mechanical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) DO-160
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) PTC
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Weymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Weymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Weymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago