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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 3.85% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
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
21 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 26.92% 26.32% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 6
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 February 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Windows CE
2 3 (50.00%) EPoS
2 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) EPoS
1 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows CE
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (50.00%) HNC
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory