The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 105 120 113
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing HND 3 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.21% 0.16% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 0.44% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 13
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £32,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
HND
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
526 678 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.23% 36.85% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 438 522 581
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,236 £29,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

HND
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

HND Salary Trend in Cambridge

HND
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (66.67%) HNC
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Siemens
2 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) E-Procurement
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Electrical Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Procurement Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Electrical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) E-Procurement
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) HNC
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Allen-Bradley
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens