The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 99 102 97
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing HND 5 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.39% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.40% 1.59% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,300 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £38,350
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
HND
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
358 440 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.73% 30.45% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 310 392 307
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

HND
Salary Trend in Wales

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

HND Salary Trend in Wales

HND
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

HND Salary Histogram in Wales

HND
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +18 5 £37,500 +7.14%
HND
UK

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing HND also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for HND.

1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Advertising
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Business Performance Management
3 5 (50.00%) Time Management
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) JPA
5 2 (20.00%) REST
6 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Migration

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (70.00%) Advertising
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) JPA
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Business Performance Management
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian