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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 138 127 159
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +32
Permanent jobs citing HND 3 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.14% 0.33% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.99% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £33,750 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £35,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
HND
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
663 710 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.92% 33.62% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 514 503 605
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,800 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

HND
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HND Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

HND
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Hertford - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 £34,000 -
Watford - 1 £40,000 - 1
HND
East of England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) HNC
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCDP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
Watford, Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago