The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for NVQ Level 4 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Vocational Qualification Level 4 (NVQ Level 4)
England / South East
Rank - 456 453
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 4 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.005% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.017% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £31,250
UK excluding London median salary - - £52,000

NVQ Level 4 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 the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4112 6008 6421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.78% 31.28% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3324 4870 4913
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

NVQ Level 4
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing NVQ Level 4 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for NVQ Level 4 in the South East

NVQ Level 4
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 in the South East.

Salary trend for NVQ Level 4 in the South East

NVQ Level 4
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 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 South East region with a requirement for NVQ Level 4.

1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Behavioural Change

NVQ Level 4
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Behavioural Change
1 1 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND