Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 156 151
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.038% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.14% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Wales median annual salary - £37,500 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +114.29% -61.11%
UK median annual salary £32,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -1.54% -2.99% -10.67%

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 Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 513 715 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.70% 27.03% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 425 612 714
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,369
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.04% +1.05%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,260
90th Percentile £57,946 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing HNC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Wales

HNC
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for HNC in Wales