The first table below looks at the demand for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 59 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 3 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.57% - 3.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.86% - 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 16
Average salary £46,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
105 122 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.08% 24.80% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 100 111 156
Average salary £46,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HND
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HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

HND
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

HND Salary Trend in Swindon

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) VB
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) VB
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
Newbury Marlborough Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £30-34,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago