The first table below looks at the demand for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 111 113 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing HND 12 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.66% 0.37% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.28% 1.19% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.46% +3.07%
Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
527 504 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.10% 31.42% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 376 420 564
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
HND
South West

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

HND
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

HND Salary Trend in Bristol

HND
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

HND Salary Histogram in Bristol

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 12 (60.00%) SQL
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (35.00%) Selenium
2 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (35.00%) Validation
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
2 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) ISEB
2 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (35.00%) V-Model
2 7 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (25.00%) Electronics
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) HNC
5 3 (15.00%) Social Network
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (10.00%) High Availability

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (15.00%) Programmer
2 3 (15.00%) Graduate
2 3 (15.00%) Graduate Programmer
3 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Database Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Draughtsman
4 1 (5.00%) CAD Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Auditor
4 1 (5.00%) CAD Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Social Network
3 2 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (35.00%) Validation
1 7 (35.00%) Scrum
1 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
1 7 (35.00%) V-Model
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) CAD
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) ISEB
2 7 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (15.00%) HNC
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (10.00%) MCTS
4 2 (10.00%) MCITP
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.00%) MCSA
4 2 (10.00%) MCDBA
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) VMware
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