Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GNVQ qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General National Vocational Qualification (GNVQ)
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1149 1163 1264
Rank change year-on-year +14 +101 +34
Permanent jobs citing GNVQ 8 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.006% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.020% 0.022% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 19
UK median annual salary £25,000 £24,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £16,500 £18,350
90th Percentile £39,000 £49,550 £28,150
UK excluding London median annual salary £25,000 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +3.90%

GNVQ 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40,894 45,756 56,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.61% 25.73% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31,700 36,357 45,593
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

GNVQ
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GNVQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GNVQ in the UK

GNVQ
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GNVQ in the UK

GNVQ
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GNVQ over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for GNVQ in the UK

GNVQ
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GNVQ within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 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
UK excluding London +17 8 £25,000 +25.00% 2
England +8 8 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Midlands +18 4 £33,000 -12.00%
South West +13 4 £20,000 -50.00% 2
West Midlands +9 4 £33,000 -12.00%

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing GNVQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GNVQ.

1 8 (100.00%) HND
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Automotive
3 4 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Electronics
5 2 (25.00%) Firmware
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET

GNVQ
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 1st Line Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Ajax
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) HND
2 4 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 4 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft