The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 80 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.13% - 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
HND
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
215 285 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.78% 35.36% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 190 264 242
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,600 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

HND
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

HND Salary Trend in Southampton

HND
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Mechanical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL