Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 226 238
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 -3
Permanent jobs citing HNC 12 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.25% 0.74% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 12
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +26.87% +1.38%
10th Percentile £31,175 £39,625 £28,993
90th Percentile £35,500 £45,625 £44,875
England median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% -6.67%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 961 1,216 1,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 18.93% 21.63% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 774 960 1,289
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing HNC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HNC in the East Midlands

HNC
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for HNC in the East Midlands

HNC
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. 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
Northamptonshire 0 11 £35,000 -15.15% 5
Leicestershire - 1 £31,500 - 6
HNC
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing HNC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for HNC.

1 8 (66.67%) HND
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 6 (50.00%) OpenText
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (25.00%) LTE
4 3 (25.00%) Siemens
4 3 (25.00%) CAD
4 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 3 (25.00%) Proactive Management
5 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) JUnit

HNC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 6 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) CAD
1 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 3 (25.00%) Proactive Management
2 2 (16.67%) Logistics
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) OOP
2 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Lean Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) HND
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) OpenText
2 3 (25.00%) Siemens
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle