Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General National Vocational Qualification (GNVQ)
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1167 1147 1277
Rank change year-on-year -20 +130 +55
Permanent jobs citing GNVQ 4 68 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.038% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.010% 0.15% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 4 65 9
UK median annual salary £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% +3.45%
10th Percentile £21,700 £16,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £25,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +18.81% -22.31% +49.43%

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 41,601 44,112 55,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.78% 24.69% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30,964 34,138 44,360
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% +1.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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
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 21 July 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
England -33 4 £30,000 +16.50% 2
UK excluding London -45 4 £30,000 +18.81% 2
West Midlands +2 2 £32,500 +8.33%
South East -9 2 £24,500 +44.12% 2
Midlands -26 2 £32,500 +8.33%

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing GNVQ 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 with a requirement for GNVQ.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) HND
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (50.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (50.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware