The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 93 100 112
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing HND 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.46% 0.073% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.64% 0.29% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £24,250 £28,000 £29,086
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.39% -3.73%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
HND
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
365 348 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.16% 25.53% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 251 199 241
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,082 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

HND Salary Trend in Edinburgh

HND
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

HND Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for HND.

1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) CMS
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (22.22%) InDesign
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Visualfiles
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) Axure RP
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 2 (22.22%) Sass
3 2 (22.22%) LESS
3 2 (22.22%) Web Components
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Management

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (22.22%) InDesign
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Graphic Designer
2 2 (22.22%) UI Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) LESS
2 2 (22.22%) Sass
2 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (22.22%) Web Components
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Biology
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) People Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) User Stories
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter
2 1 (11.11%) VMware