The first table below looks at the demand for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 64 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing HND 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.31% 0.53% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.35% 1.88% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £23,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.23% -14.47%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
207 160 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.13% 28.37% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 186 136 119
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
HND
South Yorkshire

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

HND
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

HND Salary Trend in Sheffield

HND
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

HND Salary Histogram in Sheffield

HND
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (80.00%) HNC
2 7 (70.00%) Electronics
2 7 (70.00%) Home Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) SCADA
5 2 (20.00%) French Language
5 2 (20.00%) German Language
5 2 (20.00%) Italian Language
5 2 (20.00%) Polish Language
5 2 (20.00%) Russian Language
5 2 (20.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (20.00%) CCTV

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

General
1 7 (70.00%) Electronics
2 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) French Language
3 2 (20.00%) German Language
3 2 (20.00%) Italian Language
3 2 (20.00%) Polish Language
3 2 (20.00%) Russian Language
3 2 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics Technician
2 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SCADA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Training Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Home Automation
2 3 (30.00%) SCADA
3 2 (20.00%) CCTV
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) HNC
2 5 (50.00%) Degree