The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 14 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 6.02% 1.54% 5.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.41% 6.25% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -3.03%
HND
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 20.48% 24.62% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 22
Average salary £40,250 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.25% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

HND
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

HND Salary Trend in Walsall

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) OOD
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall
Networx Recruitment
Salary: Up to £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago