The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 62 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing HND 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.62% 0.49% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% 2.02% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -7.01%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
HND
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
159 99 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 32.72% 24.38% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 114 82 44
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

HND
Salary Trend in Devon

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

HND Salary Trend in Devon

HND
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Paignton - 3 £30,000 -
HND
South West

HND
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) POSIX
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) Genesys
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) POSIX
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Genesys