The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 19 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 1.75% 4.26% 3.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 25.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £32,750 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.67% -15.00%
HND
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 7.02% 17.02% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 9
Median salary £24,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.61% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

HND
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

HND Salary Trend in North Wales

HND
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 6 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
Flintshire - 1 £31,500 -
HND
Wales

HND
Top 3 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 6 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 Wales region with a requirement for HND.

1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis

HND
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales 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 1 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis