The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 56 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.24% - 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% - 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £39,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
HND
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
106 129 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 25.06% 26.27% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 85 109 65
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

HND
Salary Trend in Luton

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

HND Salary Trend in Luton

HND
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA