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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 84
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -8.57% -6.66%  

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 92 99 197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 23.23% 17.22% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 88 75 161
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing HNC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mechatronics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Mechatronics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND