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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing HND 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -6.42%
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
199 269 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.56% 23.41% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 162 214 336
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing HND 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for HND.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) SOA
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Software Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Electronics
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) CISSP
5 1 (12.50%) VxWorks
5 1 (12.50%) CAD
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Ada
5 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
5 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (12.50%) VectorCAST
5 1 (12.50%) CESG

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (12.50%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Mechanical Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
2 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) Software Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) CAD
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Ada
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft