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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 94 74 83
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing HND 2 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% 1.44% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 4.69% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 2
Average salary - £22,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.72%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
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
324 277 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.39% 30.71% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 236 224 270
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £26,590 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £51,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) HNC
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) LESS
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) HNC
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend