The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 8 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing HND 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 6.67% 4.48% -
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 13.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
HND
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 30.00% 32.84% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 12
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

HND
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

HND Salary Trend in Runcorn

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (80.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows CE
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) IT Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (40.00%) IT Technician
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory