The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 57 64 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing HND 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.15% 0.19% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 0.76% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +37.25%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
HND
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
100 131 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.99% 25.54% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 75 117 70
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £25,961 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

HND
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

HND Salary Trend in Lancashire

HND
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

HND Salary Histogram in Lancashire

HND
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 4 £40,000 -
Preston - 1 £20,000 -
HND
North West

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing HND also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for HND.

1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Lean Manufacturing
2 4 (57.14%) HNC
2 4 (57.14%) Six Sigma
2 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
3 3 (42.86%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (42.86%) AutoCAD
3 3 (42.86%) FMCG
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Telerik
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
4 2 (28.57%) QA Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Advertising
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) CSS

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) AutoCAD
1 3 (42.86%) SOLIDWORKS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Project Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Trainee
3 1 (14.29%) Trainee Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Trainee Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) FMCG
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Lean Manufacturing
1 4 (57.14%) Six Sigma
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) QA Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) CAD
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Telerik
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft