The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 42 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing HND 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.85% 1.20% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.51% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-3.67% +3.03%
Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
57 68 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 24.26% 20.36% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 43 57 80
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,727
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
HND
Suffolk

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 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Online Games
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) Games

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Online Games
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft