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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.72% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £30,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
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
105 110 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 25.80% 25.88% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75 86 38
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £21,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 2015. 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
Plymouth - 7 £30,500 -
HND
South West

HND
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) ERP
4 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft