The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank - - 96
Permanent jobs citing HND 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
HND
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
274 352 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.01% 28.41% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 219 325 245
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HND across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

HND
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HND across the Bedfordshire region.

HND Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

HND
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing HND also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HND.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing HND also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HND. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree