The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 753 673 683
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +10
Permanent jobs citing HND 151 270 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 0.97% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 127 219 189
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £26,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
HND
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24221 27851 29842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.42% 27.20% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19818 22332 23534
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in England

HND
Salary Trend in England

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

HND Salary Trend in England

HND
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

HND Salary Histogram in England

HND
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East -4 37 £31,750 -20.62% 2
North West +14 25 £38,750 -3.12% 5
London +2 23 £35,000 -36.36% 1
South West +10 20 £35,000 +25.00%
West Midlands -1 12 £30,029 -33.26% 5
East Midlands -6 12 £24,000 -28.35% 3
Yorkshire +28 7 £37,500 +28.75% 3
North East - 7 £39,000 - 1
East of England -27 6 £47,500 +21.79% 8
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
HND
UK

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 England region with a requirement for HND.

1 278 (72.40%) Degree
2 128 (33.33%) SQL
3 126 (32.81%) Microsoft
4 114 (29.69%) HNC
5 110 (28.65%) .NET
6 84 (21.88%) Finance
7 78 (20.31%) JavaScript
8 76 (19.79%) MS Excel
9 74 (19.27%) C#
10 72 (18.75%) Windows
10 72 (18.75%) SDLC
11 58 (15.10%) MVC
12 57 (14.84%) T-SQL
12 57 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
13 56 (14.58%) Computer Science
14 55 (14.32%) SQL Server
15 53 (13.80%) Oracle
16 45 (11.72%) HTML
17 44 (11.46%) Driving Licence
18 43 (11.20%) ASP.NET
19 42 (10.94%) Java
20 41 (10.68%) CSS
21 38 (9.90%) Visual Studio
21 38 (9.90%) PL/SQL
21 38 (9.90%) MySQL
21 38 (9.90%) Software Engineering
22 37 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
23 34 (8.85%) ITIL
23 34 (8.85%) SharePoint
24 33 (8.59%) Windows Server

HND
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 34 (8.85%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.47%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.91%) SharePoint Server
4 13 (3.39%) CMS
5 11 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (1.04%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.78%) JBoss
10 3 (0.78%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.78%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.78%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.52%) IIS
12 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 76 (19.79%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.55%) AutoCAD
3 22 (5.73%) MS Office
4 12 (3.13%) SOLIDWORKS
5 9 (2.34%) MS Project
6 6 (1.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 6 (1.56%) PTC Creo
7 5 (1.30%) MS Visio
8 4 (1.04%) CATIA
8 4 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.52%) InDesign
9 2 (0.52%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.52%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.26%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.04%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.78%) LabWindows
2 3 (0.78%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.26%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.78%) Office 365
2 2 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.26%) IaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.47%) TCP/IP
2 20 (5.21%) WAN
3 18 (4.69%) VoIP
4 16 (4.17%) Firewall
5 12 (3.13%) Wireless
6 9 (2.34%) LAN
7 8 (2.08%) RFID
8 7 (1.82%) VPN
9 6 (1.56%) DHCP
10 5 (1.30%) HTTP
10 5 (1.30%) Internet
10 5 (1.30%) Network Security
11 4 (1.04%) ISDN
11 4 (1.04%) NAS
11 4 (1.04%) VSAT
12 3 (0.78%) FTP
12 3 (0.78%) GSM
12 3 (0.78%) IPsec
12 3 (0.78%) LDAP
12 3 (0.78%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.32%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.90%) MySQL
3 12 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.56%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.78%) QlikView
6 3 (0.78%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.52%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.26%) DB2
8 1 (0.26%) GIS
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.26%) MS Access
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.26%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 38 (9.90%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.82%) Selenium
3 5 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.04%) JIRA
5 3 (0.78%) PeopleTools
General
1 84 (21.88%) Finance
2 30 (7.81%) Manufacturing
3 27 (7.03%) Electronics
4 22 (5.73%) Marketing
5 21 (5.47%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.65%) Retail
7 11 (2.86%) Publishing
8 10 (2.60%) Advertising
8 10 (2.60%) Law
9 6 (1.56%) Avionics
10 4 (1.04%) Automotive
11 3 (0.78%) Billing
12 2 (0.52%) Legal
13 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.26%) Back Office
13 1 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 103 (26.82%) Developer
2 53 (13.80%) Analyst
3 46 (11.98%) .NET Developer
4 32 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 29 (7.55%) Graduate
6 25 (6.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (5.73%) Design Engineer
7 22 (5.73%) Technologist
8 19 (4.95%) Software Developer
9 18 (4.69%) Junior
10 17 (4.43%) Oracle Developer
10 17 (4.43%) Systems Analyst
11 16 (4.17%) IT Manager
11 16 (4.17%) SQL Developer
12 15 (3.91%) Consultant
12 15 (3.91%) Software Engineer
12 15 (3.91%) Technical Support
13 14 (3.65%) C# Software Developer
13 14 (3.65%) Team Leader
14 12 (3.13%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (28.65%) .NET
2 45 (11.72%) HTML
3 43 (11.20%) ASP.NET
4 41 (10.68%) CSS
5 27 (7.03%) HTML5
6 24 (6.25%) CSS3
7 21 (5.47%) .NET Framework
8 20 (5.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (4.95%) jQuery
10 13 (3.39%) XML
11 10 (2.60%) Web Services
11 10 (2.60%) XHTML
12 8 (2.08%) Spring
13 7 (1.82%) REST
13 7 (1.82%) SOAP
14 6 (1.56%) AngularJS
14 6 (1.56%) JPA
15 5 (1.30%) Apache Camel
16 3 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 3 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 44 (11.46%) Driving Licence
3 37 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (6.51%) Management Information System
5 16 (4.17%) User Experience
6 14 (3.65%) Mobile App
7 13 (3.39%) Digital Media
8 11 (2.86%) W3C
9 10 (2.60%) Clustering
9 10 (2.60%) Mathematics
9 10 (2.60%) Mobile Computing
10 9 (2.34%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (1.82%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.04%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.04%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.78%) FMCG
13 3 (0.78%) Life Science
13 3 (0.78%) Robotics
13 3 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 72 (18.75%) Windows
2 33 (8.59%) Windows Server
3 29 (7.55%) Linux
4 19 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (4.43%) Unix
6 15 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (2.86%) Windows 7
9 9 (2.34%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (1.56%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.56%) Windows CE
11 3 (0.78%) AIX
11 3 (0.78%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.26%) SUSE
13 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (18.75%) SDLC
2 58 (15.10%) MVC
3 57 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (9.90%) Software Engineering
5 34 (8.85%) ITIL
6 26 (6.77%) Workflow
7 23 (5.99%) Project Management
8 21 (5.47%) Mentoring
9 18 (4.69%) Scrum
10 17 (4.43%) Line Management
10 17 (4.43%) Service Delivery
11 15 (3.91%) Business Analysis
11 15 (3.91%) ERP
11 15 (3.91%) Systems Analysis
12 14 (3.65%) Mobile Application Development
12 14 (3.65%) People Management
12 14 (3.65%) Web Development
13 13 (3.39%) CRM
13 13 (3.39%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 13 (3.39%) OO
Programming Languages
1 128 (33.33%) SQL
2 78 (20.31%) JavaScript
3 74 (19.27%) C#
4 57 (14.84%) T-SQL
5 42 (10.94%) Java
6 38 (9.90%) PL/SQL
7 25 (6.51%) C
8 12 (3.13%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.86%) C++
10 8 (2.08%) Python
11 7 (1.82%) Perl
12 5 (1.30%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.04%) PHP
13 4 (1.04%) VB
14 3 (0.78%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.78%) VBA
15 2 (0.52%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.52%) Fortran
16 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 278 (72.40%) Degree
2 114 (29.69%) HNC
3 20 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (4.43%) MCSE
5 11 (2.86%) MCP
5 11 (2.86%) NVQ Level 4
6 10 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.60%) MOS
6 10 (2.60%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.08%) CCNA
8 6 (1.56%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.30%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.04%) MCSA
11 3 (0.78%) Chartered Engineer
11 3 (0.78%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.25%) SLA
2 10 (2.60%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.04%) QA
4 3 (0.78%) GAMP
5 2 (0.52%) SEPA
6 1 (0.26%) ISO13485
6 1 (0.26%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) SAS 70
System Software
1 32 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (7.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.08%) vCloud
3 8 (2.08%) vSphere
4 5 (1.30%) Firmware
5 3 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.78%) Samba
5 3 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.52%) XenApp
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (2.86%) SCCM
2 8 (2.08%) SCOM
2 8 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.52%) Control-M
4 1 (0.26%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 126 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 53 (13.80%) Oracle
3 32 (8.33%) VMware
4 18 (4.69%) Cisco
5 14 (3.65%) Adobe
6 11 (2.86%) Citrix
6 11 (2.86%) Nintex
7 9 (2.34%) ABBYY
8 5 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (1.30%) ServiceNow
8 5 (1.30%) Siemens
9 4 (1.04%) EMC
9 4 (1.04%) NetApp
9 4 (1.04%) Tealium
9 4 (1.04%) Teradata
10 3 (0.78%) Rockwell
11 2 (0.52%) F5
11 2 (0.52%) Informatica
11 2 (0.52%) Juniper
11 2 (0.52%) Red Hat
Leicester, Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 23 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
University of Worcester
Salary: From £25,023 to £30,738 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, private medical, gym, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Derivco Ipswich Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,500 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 22 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + Pension, flexible working hours
Posted: 26 days ago
Lincoln
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
South West London
Pygmalion Cloud Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus a range of benefits
Posted: 24 days ago