Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 144 149
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.043% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.16% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Wales median annual salary - £36,000 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +105.71% -61.11%
UK median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,400
% change year-on-year +8.33% -15.25% -14.70%

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 485 608 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 25.23% 25.99% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 341 490 670
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,946 £57,550 £51,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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