The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 96 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing HND 6 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.50% 0.21% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.40% 0.68% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 10
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £34,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
HND
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
428 295 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.00% 31.45% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 343 235 334
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

HND
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

HND Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

HND
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

HND Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

HND
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury - 5 £35,000 -
HND
South West

HND
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) HNC
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) PMP
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 1 (11.11%) Electronics
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Junior
2 4 (44.44%) Junior Project Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Graduate Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Graduate
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Manager
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Junior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) C++
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
1 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) HNC
3 4 (44.44%) PMP
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft