The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank - 58 -
Permanent jobs citing HND 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich - 0.58% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £31,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
HND
Suffolk

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

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
132 88 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.14% 25.36% 22.04%
Number of salaries quoted 92 61 57
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

HND
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

HND Salary Trend in Ipswich

HND
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree