The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 178 173 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing HND 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.060% 0.092% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
HND
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
860 656 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.73% 20.22% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 758 489 482
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

HND
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

HND Salary Trend in Leeds

HND
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) HNC
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) DVB
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) DVB
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Trainer
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HNC
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Veeam