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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 94 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.34% 0.097% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.15% 0.45% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £23,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +6.34%
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
349 221 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.70% 21.35% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 305 203 304
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,134 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MCT
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) ECDL
1 4 (100.00%) CIPD

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Specialist
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCT
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) ECDL
1 4 (100.00%) CIPD
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft