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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 14 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 6.98% - 11.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% - 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £23,980
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
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
15 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 34.88% 33.33% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 17
Average salary £23,000 £24,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -58.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,000 £23,980
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 August 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Fat Client
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) EPoS
2 7 (70.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (70.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 7 (70.00%) MCSA
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (30.00%) HNC
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
General
1 7 (70.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Support Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) IT Support
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Fat Client
1 7 (70.00%) EPoS
1 7 (70.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 7 (70.00%) MCSA
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (30.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory