The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 74 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing HND 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.83% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.69% 1.49% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -4.28%
HND
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
128 201 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.68% 22.38% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 114 174 243
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

HND
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

HND Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

HND
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +9 4 £32,500 -2.98% 2
Towcester - 1 £37,500 -
HND
East Midlands

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) MCP
2 7 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 7 (50.00%) SLA
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (50.00%) Law
2 7 (50.00%) MOS
2 7 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
2 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) VB
4 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
4 3 (21.43%) Electronics
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (21.43%) Firmware
4 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) VBA
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (21.43%) Classic ASP
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (21.43%) RS-232
4 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) LabWindows
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 7 (50.00%) Law
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 7 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Development Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
2 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
2 3 (21.43%) VB6
2 3 (21.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) MCP
1 7 (50.00%) MOS
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Fantastic salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago