The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 89 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing HND 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% 0.090% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 0.37% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
HND
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
313 272 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.98% 24.46% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 243 191 263
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HND across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

HND
Salary Trend in Essex

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

HND Salary Trend in Essex

HND
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) HNC
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) CAD
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (20.00%) Military
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Firmware
4 1 (20.00%) IEC 61508
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Finite Element Analysis

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CAD
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Finite Element Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) HNC
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago