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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 100 82 97
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.095% 0.67% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 1.81% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £29,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.83%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-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
379 332 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 35.92% 37.30% 52.40%
Number of salaries quoted 292 298 407
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £32,176
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £52,500
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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) HNC
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Marketing
4 4 (57.14%) PMP
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
5 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) QMS
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Electronics
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Junior
2 4 (57.14%) Junior Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Junior IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) QMS
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) HNC
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) PMP
5 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001