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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank - 12 11
Permanent jobs citing HND 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - 2.56% 7.81%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.55% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £28,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.63%
UK excluding London median salary £32,750 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.07% -13.75%
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 Fife region.

Qualifications Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
16 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 59.26% 56.41% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 21
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £42,926
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

HND
Salary Trend in Fife

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

HND Salary Trend in Fife

HND
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Fife region with a requirement for HND.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Lean Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) OrCAD
1 2 (100.00%) Schematic Capture

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) OrCAD
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Lean Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC