The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 86 98 87
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing HND 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.65% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.87% 0.75% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £57,500 £18,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+219.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
HND
Nottinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
374 398 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 34.57% 34.19% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 297 302 237
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

HND
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

HND Salary Trend in Nottingham

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) HNC
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Technology Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) WCF
1 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) HNC
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft