The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 188 188 194
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing HND 39 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.44% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 1.52% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 19
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +6.34%
HND
England

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1661 1512 2135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.79% 29.22% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1287 1892
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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
Bristol +4 14 £43,250 +8.12% 8
Wiltshire +5 12 £45,750 +39.69% 3
Gloucestershire -5 5 £21,500 -36.76% 19
Somerset -20 4 £28,000 -27.74% 1
Dorset -7 2 £37,000 +72.09%
Cornwall - 2 £31,500 -
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HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 45 (58.44%) Degree
2 40 (51.95%) Software Engineering
3 36 (46.75%) Computer Science
4 30 (38.96%) Java
4 30 (38.96%) SQL
5 28 (36.36%) Finance
6 25 (32.47%) Windows
7 24 (31.17%) SQL Server
8 21 (27.27%) CSS
8 21 (27.27%) HTML
8 21 (27.27%) Telecoms
9 19 (24.68%) Scrum
9 19 (24.68%) Oracle
9 19 (24.68%) XML
9 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
10 18 (23.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (23.38%) jQuery
11 17 (22.08%) Relational Database
11 17 (22.08%) RDBMS
11 17 (22.08%) PhD
11 17 (22.08%) XSD
12 16 (20.78%) .NET
12 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
13 15 (19.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (19.48%) HTML5
13 15 (19.48%) CSS3
13 15 (19.48%) GWT
14 13 (16.88%) PHP
14 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
15 12 (15.58%) HNC

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (7.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.60%) SAS
2 2 (2.60%) Apache
2 2 (2.60%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Office
2 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.30%) EPLAN
3 1 (1.30%) Swift 3D
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.30%) Maya
3 1 (1.30%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.30%) MS Project
3 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) LAN
1 6 (7.79%) WAN
1 6 (7.79%) VPN
1 6 (7.79%) Firewall
1 6 (7.79%) Internet
2 3 (3.90%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.90%) PBX
2 3 (3.90%) VoIP
3 1 (1.30%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.08%) Relational Database
2 17 (22.08%) RDBMS
3 12 (15.58%) MySQL
4 10 (12.99%) DB2
5 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Eclipse
2 9 (11.69%) Selenium
3 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.60%) Subversion
5 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
General
1 28 (36.36%) Finance
2 21 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 18 (23.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (9.09%) Electronics
5 6 (7.79%) French Language
5 6 (7.79%) German Language
5 6 (7.79%) Italian Language
5 6 (7.79%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.60%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.30%) Retail
7 1 (1.30%) Automotive
7 1 (1.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (40.26%) Developer
2 15 (19.48%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.58%) Graduate
4 11 (14.29%) Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) IT Support
6 7 (9.09%) Test Leader
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.49%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Support Technician
9 4 (5.19%) Programmer
10 3 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Graduate Programmer
10 3 (3.90%) Graduate Software Developer
10 3 (3.90%) IT Graduate
10 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) CSS
1 21 (27.27%) HTML
2 19 (24.68%) XML
3 18 (23.38%) jQuery
4 17 (22.08%) XSD
5 16 (20.78%) .NET
6 15 (19.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (19.48%) HTML5
6 15 (19.48%) CSS3
6 15 (19.48%) GWT
7 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
8 9 (11.69%) OSGi
9 7 (9.09%) Hibernate
9 7 (9.09%) Spring
10 6 (7.79%) Web Services
11 2 (2.60%) XSLT
11 2 (2.60%) SOAP
11 2 (2.60%) LAMP
11 2 (2.60%) Qt
12 1 (1.30%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 36 (46.75%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.19%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.90%) Social Network
3 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.30%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.30%) Animation
4 1 (1.30%) PMI
4 1 (1.30%) Replication
4 1 (1.30%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.47%) Windows
2 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (11.69%) UNIX
3 9 (11.69%) Linux
4 6 (7.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.60%) Android
6 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.95%) Software Engineering
2 19 (24.68%) Scrum
3 12 (15.58%) Process Management
4 9 (11.69%) Validation
4 9 (11.69%) Test Scripting
4 9 (11.69%) Software Testing
4 9 (11.69%) Waterfall
4 9 (11.69%) V-Model
5 8 (10.39%) Database Tuning
6 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.09%) Time Management
6 7 (9.09%) UML
6 7 (9.09%) OOD
7 6 (7.79%) Data Modelling
7 6 (7.79%) ITIL
8 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.90%) Analytics
9 3 (3.90%) Software Architecture
9 3 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.96%) Java
1 30 (38.96%) SQL
2 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.88%) PHP
4 11 (14.29%) C#
4 11 (14.29%) C++
5 10 (12.99%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.79%) C
7 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.90%) VB
8 2 (2.60%) Python
8 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.30%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.30%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (58.44%) Degree
2 17 (22.08%) PhD
3 12 (15.58%) HNC
4 9 (11.69%) ISEB
4 9 (11.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (3.90%) MCSA
10 2 (2.60%) MCSE
10 2 (2.60%) MCP
10 2 (2.60%) CCNA
10 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.30%) MCTS
11 1 (1.30%) MCITP
11 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.30%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.90%) XenApp
2 3 (3.90%) vSphere
2 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (24.68%) Oracle
1 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) VMware
2 4 (5.19%) Citrix
3 2 (2.60%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.60%) Teradata
3 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.30%) EMC
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe
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