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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.43% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £43,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
HND
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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
65 119 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 23.30% 35.95% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 45 108 68
Average salary £37,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

HND Salary Histogram in Ipswich

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Games
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
1 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Architect
2 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (14.29%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft