Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 266 288
Rank change year-on-year +21 +22 +16
Permanent jobs citing HNC 14 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.21% 0.041% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.13% 0.19% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 20
West Yorkshire median annual salary £28,682 £38,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.52% +20.63% +9.09%
10th Percentile £20,228 £38,000 £26,981
90th Percentile £39,650 £38,000 £57,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £28,682 £28,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +0.64% -9.52% +10.04%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,243 1,610 2,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 18.65% 21.98% 23.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 1,350 1,577
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,075 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HNC in West Yorkshire

HNC
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for HNC in West Yorkshire

HNC
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HNC in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for HNC in West Yorkshire

HNC
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Leeds - 5 £24,273 - 4
Dewsbury - 3 £28,500 -
Wakefield +4 1 £37,500 -1.32%
Brighouse - 1 £28,682 -
HNC
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing HNC 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HNC.

1 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) HND
3 5 (35.71%) CAD
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) AutoCAD
5 3 (21.43%) Autodesk
5 3 (21.43%) NHS
5 3 (21.43%) Robotics
5 3 (21.43%) Autodesk Inventor
5 3 (21.43%) Billing
5 3 (21.43%) High Availability
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) Samsung
6 2 (14.29%) CentOS
6 2 (14.29%) NVQ Level 4
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Process Management
6 2 (14.29%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (7.14%) B2B
7 1 (7.14%) B2C
7 1 (7.14%) C
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server

HNC
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (21.43%) AutoCAD
1 3 (21.43%) Autodesk Inventor
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Billing
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Back Office
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Design Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Draughtsman
1 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
2 2 (14.29%) Account Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Area Sales Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Sales Account Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Sales Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Account Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Sales Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Sales Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) NHS
1 3 (21.43%) Robotics
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) CentOS
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) CAD
2 3 (21.43%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Process Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) B2B
4 1 (7.14%) B2C
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) HND
3 2 (14.29%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Autodesk
3 2 (14.29%) Samsung
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Siemens