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

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Scotland / Fife
Rank 8 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 4.00% 11.76% 5.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 22.22% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £30,000 £28,750 £21,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +36.09%
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -3.44%

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
11 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 44.00% 52.94% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 23
Median salary £26,500 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% -22.66%
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
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Fife region over the 3 months to 19 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
Glenrothes - 1 £30,000 -
HND
Scotland

HND
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 19 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 Fife region with a requirement for HND.

1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics Technician
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing