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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
UK / England
Rank 701 717 692
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Permanent jobs citing HND 138 221 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 0.85% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 99 185 181
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £35,000 £36,625
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -4.43%

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
19625 26040 27312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.73% 27.68% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15609 21101 21950
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 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
South East +53 32 £27,500 -28.57% 3
London +33 32 £50,750 +26.87% 3
North West -29 24 £35,500 -5.33% 6
West Midlands +16 19 £32,500 +25.00% 4
Yorkshire +24 14 £32,500 +19.26% 1
South West +19 5 £31,500 +13.21% 3
East of England +3 5 £48,750 +39.28% 1
North East +2 4 £22,750 -37.24% 1
East Midlands -9 2 - - 3
HND
UK

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 England region with a requirement for HND.

1 158 (60.77%) Degree
2 102 (39.23%) HNC
3 59 (22.69%) Microsoft
4 58 (22.31%) Computer Science
5 46 (17.69%) Windows
6 42 (16.15%) Finance
7 41 (15.77%) SQL
8 40 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (14.23%) MS Office
10 35 (13.46%) ITIL
10 35 (13.46%) .NET
10 35 (13.46%) MS Excel
11 34 (13.08%) Software Engineering
12 31 (11.92%) JavaScript
12 31 (11.92%) C#
13 30 (11.54%) Manufacturing
14 29 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
15 27 (10.38%) C
15 27 (10.38%) SQL Server
15 27 (10.38%) CAD
16 26 (10.00%) Electronics
17 25 (9.62%) HTML
18 23 (8.85%) Service Delivery
19 22 (8.46%) Linux
19 22 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
20 21 (8.08%) Adobe
20 21 (8.08%) Java
20 21 (8.08%) CSS
20 21 (8.08%) Photoshop
20 21 (8.08%) Adobe Illustrator

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 12 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (2.31%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.15%) Apache
3 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.77%) IIS
4 2 (0.77%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.38%) CMS
5 1 (0.38%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 37 (14.23%) MS Office
2 35 (13.46%) MS Excel
3 21 (8.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (8.08%) Photoshop
4 20 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 20 (7.69%) InVision
5 9 (3.46%) Autodesk Inventor
6 7 (2.69%) Siemens NX
7 5 (1.92%) AutoCAD
8 4 (1.54%) SOLIDWORKS
9 3 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (1.15%) PTC Creo
10 2 (0.77%) EPLAN
10 2 (0.77%) MS Project
10 2 (0.77%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 2 (0.77%) Windchill
11 1 (0.38%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.38%) CATIA
11 1 (0.38%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.38%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.15%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (1.15%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.38%) Office 365
1 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.46%) LAN
1 9 (3.46%) TCP/IP
1 9 (3.46%) WAN
2 6 (2.31%) GSM
2 6 (2.31%) SS7
2 6 (2.31%) UMTS
2 6 (2.31%) Value-Added Service
2 6 (2.31%) VPN
3 5 (1.92%) Intranet
4 4 (1.54%) HTTP
5 3 (1.15%) BGP
5 3 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.15%) Internet
5 3 (1.15%) MPLS
5 3 (1.15%) SMS
5 3 (1.15%) SNMP
5 3 (1.15%) WebEx
6 2 (0.77%) DHCP
6 2 (0.77%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.77%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.85%) MySQL
3 7 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.54%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.15%) Power BI
7 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (3.46%) JIRA
2 8 (3.08%) Ant
3 7 (2.69%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.69%) Subversion
4 5 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.15%) PROIV
5 3 (1.15%) Selenium
6 2 (0.77%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.77%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.77%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.77%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.77%) NUnit
6 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.38%) FogBugz
7 1 (0.38%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (16.15%) Finance
2 30 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 26 (10.00%) Electronics
4 14 (5.38%) Games
4 14 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 13 (5.00%) Marketing
6 11 (4.23%) Automotive
7 7 (2.69%) Military
8 6 (2.31%) Avionics
9 3 (1.15%) Back Office
9 3 (1.15%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.77%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.77%) Banking
10 2 (0.77%) Billing
10 2 (0.77%) Retail
11 1 (0.38%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Local Government
11 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (14.23%) Developer
2 31 (11.92%) Design Engineer
3 27 (10.38%) Analyst
4 22 (8.46%) Junior
5 21 (8.08%) Mechanical Engineer
6 17 (6.54%) Support Analyst
7 16 (6.15%) Designer
7 16 (6.15%) Mobile Designer
7 16 (6.15%) Support Engineer
7 16 (6.15%) Web Applications Designer
7 16 (6.15%) Web Designer
8 15 (5.77%) Applications Support
8 15 (5.77%) Graduate
8 15 (5.77%) Mechanical Design Engineer
9 13 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
9 13 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
10 12 (4.62%) Applications Support Analyst
11 11 (4.23%) Embedded Engineer
11 11 (4.23%) Facilities Manager
11 11 (4.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.46%) .NET
2 25 (9.62%) HTML
3 21 (8.08%) CSS
4 17 (6.54%) ASP.NET
5 14 (5.38%) jQuery
6 13 (5.00%) SOAP
7 12 (4.62%) Web Services
8 11 (4.23%) AngularJS
9 10 (3.85%) .NET Framework
9 10 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (3.08%) XML
11 6 (2.31%) Classic ASP
11 6 (2.31%) RESTful
12 5 (1.92%) WCF
13 4 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (1.54%) Entity Framework
13 4 (1.54%) XSLT
14 3 (1.15%) HTML5
14 3 (1.15%) J2EE
14 3 (1.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 58 (22.31%) Computer Science
2 29 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (8.08%) User Experience
4 15 (5.77%) Data Centre
5 13 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 13 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.46%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (2.69%) Device Driver
8 6 (2.31%) Replication
9 5 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.54%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.15%) Graphic Design
11 3 (1.15%) Robotics
12 2 (0.77%) AS400
12 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.77%) FMCG
12 2 (0.77%) SCADA
13 1 (0.38%) Clustering
13 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.69%) Windows
2 22 (8.46%) Linux
3 19 (7.31%) Windows XP
4 17 (6.54%) Android
4 17 (6.54%) Apple iOS
4 17 (6.54%) Unix
5 16 (6.15%) Windows Server
6 15 (5.77%) Windows 8
7 7 (2.69%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.54%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.15%) Solaris
11 2 (0.77%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.38%) CentOS
12 1 (0.38%) OS/390
12 1 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (13.46%) ITIL
3 34 (13.08%) Software Engineering
4 27 (10.38%) CAD
5 23 (8.85%) Service Delivery
6 20 (7.69%) Typography
7 18 (6.92%) Validation
8 17 (6.54%) Change Management
9 16 (6.15%) Project Management
10 15 (5.77%) MVC
10 15 (5.77%) Workflow
11 11 (4.23%) Service Management
12 10 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (3.85%) Mathematics
12 10 (3.85%) SDLC
13 9 (3.46%) Process Improvement
13 9 (3.46%) TDD
14 8 (3.08%) 3D Modelling
14 8 (3.08%) OO
14 8 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.77%) SQL
2 31 (11.92%) C#
2 31 (11.92%) JavaScript
3 27 (10.38%) C
4 21 (8.08%) Java
5 19 (7.31%) C++
6 15 (5.77%) Embedded C
6 15 (5.77%) PHP
7 8 (3.08%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.69%) Embedded C++
8 7 (2.69%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.69%) VB
8 7 (2.69%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.31%) Python
9 6 (2.31%) VB6
9 6 (2.31%) VBA
10 5 (1.92%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.15%) Jython
11 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 158 (60.77%) Degree
2 102 (39.23%) HNC
3 22 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (5.77%) MCSE
6 14 (5.38%) CCNA
6 14 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (4.23%) GNVQ
7 11 (4.23%) Security Cleared
8 10 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
9 9 (3.46%) MCP
10 8 (3.08%) ISEB
10 8 (3.08%) MCSA
11 7 (2.69%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.92%) A+ Certification
12 5 (1.92%) Postgraduate
13 3 (1.15%) Chartered Engineer
13 3 (1.15%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.77%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.69%) SLA
2 13 (5.00%) QA
3 5 (1.92%) RMADS
4 3 (1.15%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.77%) MISRA
6 1 (0.38%) GAMP
6 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.08%) Firmware
3 4 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.77%) iptables
5 2 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) DameWare
1 3 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (1.15%) Perfmon
1 3 (1.15%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.77%) everRun
3 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 59 (22.69%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.08%) Adobe
3 16 (6.15%) Oracle
4 10 (3.85%) Siemens
5 8 (3.08%) Cisco
6 6 (2.31%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 6 (2.31%) Nintex
6 6 (2.31%) Nokia Networks
6 6 (2.31%) SAP
6 6 (2.31%) TIBCO
7 5 (1.92%) Computacenter
7 5 (1.92%) VMware
8 4 (1.54%) Autodesk
8 4 (1.54%) Avaya
8 4 (1.54%) IBM
9 3 (1.15%) ANSYS
9 3 (1.15%) HP
9 3 (1.15%) Rockwell
10 2 (0.77%) Dell
10 2 (0.77%) Green Hills
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 33,000 + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £18k per annum + 15.5% Shift Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £2833.00 - £3130.00 per month
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Reed Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £34500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 32,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, interesting work
Posted: 4 days ago