The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
South West / Dorset
Rank 66 90 94
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.22% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% 0.51% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £26,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -12.50%

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

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
90 196 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.91% 25.13% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 72 120 207
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

HND
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

HND Salary Trend in Dorset

HND
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth - 1 £26,500 -
HND
South West

HND
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for HND.

1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mechatronics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mechatronics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HNC