The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for NVQ Level 3 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
England / South West
Rank 237 - 252
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 3 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.059% - 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% - 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - £42,500

NVQ Level 3 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 West.

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1570 1950 1828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 30.86% 33.35% 30.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1549 1437
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

NVQ Level 3
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing NVQ Level 3 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for NVQ Level 3 in the South West

NVQ Level 3
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for NVQ Level 3 in the South West

NVQ Level 3
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NVQ Level 3 within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 3 £40,000 -
NVQ Level 3
England

NVQ Level 3
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing NVQ Level 3 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 West region with a requirement for NVQ Level 3.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Learning Management System

NVQ Level 3
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Training Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Learning Management System
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft