The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 71 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% 0.28% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 1.02% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 10
Median salary £47,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
HND
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
191 197 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 26.94% 27.44% 29.62%
Number of salaries quoted 150 175 193
Median salary £37,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

HND
Salary Trend in the North East

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

HND Salary Trend in the North East

HND
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the North East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Tyne and Wear -1 1 £47,500 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 North East region with a requirement for HND.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
5 1 (14.29%) JPA
5 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) HNC
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) InVision
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Communications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Designer
3 1 (14.29%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
1 5 (71.43%) RESTful
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) JPA
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) HNC
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle