The first table below looks at the demand for HND in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 10 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 185 189 182
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing HND 42 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.57% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.66% 1.96% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 29
Average salary £40,290 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.11% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,250 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +4.54%
Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1576 1527 1992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.95% 28.96% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1319 1755
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
HND
England

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HND
Salary Trend in the South West

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

HND Salary Trend in the South West

HND
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

HND Salary Histogram in the South West

HND
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +4 15 £45,750 +39.69% 2
Gloucestershire +10 13 £22,000 -20.72% 2
Bristol +3 7 £35,750 -10.62% 7
Dorset -20 4 £37,000 +21.31%
Somerset -25 2 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Devon - 1 £28,500 - 2
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 38 (57.58%) Degree
2 28 (42.42%) SQL
3 27 (40.91%) Software Engineering
4 24 (36.36%) Finance
5 22 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 21 (31.82%) Windows
7 19 (28.79%) Java
8 17 (25.76%) HTML
8 17 (25.76%) CSS
8 17 (25.76%) Telecoms
8 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
9 16 (24.24%) Oracle
10 15 (22.73%) XML
11 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
11 14 (21.21%) HNC
11 14 (21.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 14 (21.21%) Scrum
11 14 (21.21%) jQuery
12 13 (19.70%) Relational Database
12 13 (19.70%) PhD
12 13 (19.70%) RDBMS
12 13 (19.70%) .NET
12 13 (19.70%) XSD
13 12 (18.18%) MS Office
14 11 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (16.67%) CSS3
14 11 (16.67%) HTML5
14 11 (16.67%) GWT
14 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.03%) SAS
2 2 (3.03%) Drupal
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Office
2 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) Maya
3 1 (1.52%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.52%) Swift 3D
3 1 (1.52%) EPLAN
3 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) LAN
1 6 (9.09%) WAN
1 6 (9.09%) VPN
1 6 (9.09%) Internet
1 6 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.55%) PBX
2 3 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (1.52%) Profibus
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) RDBMS
2 13 (19.70%) Relational Database
3 10 (15.15%) MySQL
4 8 (12.12%) DB2
5 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Eclipse
2 6 (9.09%) Selenium
3 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.55%) Subversion
4 2 (3.03%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.52%) Ant
5 1 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
General
1 24 (36.36%) Finance
2 17 (25.76%) Telecoms
3 14 (21.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (13.64%) Electronics
5 6 (9.09%) French Language
5 6 (9.09%) German Language
5 6 (9.09%) Italian Language
5 6 (9.09%) Spanish Language
6 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.03%) Avionics
8 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.52%) Automotive
8 1 (1.52%) Retail
8 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Developer
2 11 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Graduate
4 8 (12.12%) Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Support Technician
6 5 (7.58%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.58%) IT Support
6 5 (7.58%) Test Leader
7 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Programmer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.55%) IT Graduate
8 3 (4.55%) Graduate Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.76%) HTML
1 17 (25.76%) CSS
2 15 (22.73%) XML
3 14 (21.21%) jQuery
4 13 (19.70%) XSD
4 13 (19.70%) .NET
5 11 (16.67%) GWT
5 11 (16.67%) HTML5
5 11 (16.67%) CSS3
5 11 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.61%) OSGi
8 5 (7.58%) Spring
8 5 (7.58%) Hibernate
9 4 (6.06%) Web Services
10 2 (3.03%) LAMP
10 2 (3.03%) SOAP
10 2 (3.03%) XSLT
11 1 (1.52%) Flash
11 1 (1.52%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.55%) Social Network
3 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.52%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.52%) Animation
5 1 (1.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Windows
2 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.61%) UNIX
4 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.06%) Linux
6 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Software Engineering
2 14 (21.21%) Scrum
3 10 (15.15%) Process Management
4 9 (13.64%) Time Management
5 7 (10.61%) Database Tuning
6 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 6 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 6 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 6 (9.09%) Validation
6 6 (9.09%) V-Model
7 5 (7.58%) OOD
7 5 (7.58%) ITIL
7 5 (7.58%) UML
7 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.06%) CAD
9 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.55%) Migration
9 3 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (42.42%) SQL
2 19 (28.79%) Java
3 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.15%) PHP
5 8 (12.12%) C#
6 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
7 6 (9.09%) C++
8 4 (6.06%) C
9 3 (4.55%) VB
9 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.03%) Python
10 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.52%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.52%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 38 (57.58%) Degree
2 14 (21.21%) HNC
3 13 (19.70%) PhD
4 6 (9.09%) ISEB
5 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.03%) MCSA
7 2 (3.03%) MCDBA
7 2 (3.03%) MCTS
7 2 (3.03%) MCITP
8 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.55%) XenApp
2 3 (4.55%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.24%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) VMware
4 4 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.03%) Teradata
5 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.52%) SAP
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe
6 1 (1.52%) EMC
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, private medical + hoidays
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
University of Bristol
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Plymouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Plymouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire, Oxford, Bristol, Bath,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £39-51,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 22 days ago