The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 89 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing HND 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 0.25% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.63% 1.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £25,250 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -3.03%
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 Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
306 220 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.95% 18.55% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 199 131 117
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

HND
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

HND Salary Trend in Glasgow

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) HNC
5 1 (12.50%) Windows

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
1 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) OOD
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) HNC
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
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