The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 78 87 89
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing HND 11 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.30% 0.48% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.30% 1.81% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Median salary £17,000 £22,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +18.42%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
256 276 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.26% 26.31% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 202 212 231
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

HND
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HND Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

HND
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

HND Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for HND.

1 16 (94.12%) Degree
2 15 (88.24%) Computer Science
3 14 (82.35%) MS Office
3 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) Windows XP
3 14 (82.35%) SLA
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
3 14 (82.35%) Windows 8
4 9 (52.94%) ITIL
4 9 (52.94%) GNVQ
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) XML
6 2 (11.76%) XSLT
6 2 (11.76%) .NET
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) SOAP
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.76%) XPath
6 2 (11.76%) WCF
6 2 (11.76%) LINQ

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
1 14 (82.35%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
1 12 (70.59%) Help Desk Analyst
1 12 (70.59%) Help Desk Support
2 10 (58.82%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Support Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Service Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (29.41%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (29.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (29.41%) Applications Support
5 5 (29.41%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (29.41%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (29.41%) Desktop Support
5 5 (29.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (29.41%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Support
5 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (23.53%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) HTML5
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) LINQ
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) WCF
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Windows 8
1 14 (82.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Cross-Browser Development
2 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (11.76%) SDLC
2 2 (11.76%) TDD
2 2 (11.76%) Web Design
3 1 (5.88%) BDD
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
3 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.88%) High Availability
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) QA Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) XPath
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (82.35%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft