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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 14 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 2.13% 1.56% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £28,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.55%
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
26 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 55.32% 35.94% 68.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 25
Average salary £42,463 £42,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.08% +14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,793 £150,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HND across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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 2 (50.00%) HNC
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Revit
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Windows CE
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (25.00%) Autodesk

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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 1 (25.00%) Revit
1 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) HNC
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Autodesk