The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 202 186 167
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Permanent jobs citing HND 28 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.97% 1.82% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 19
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,750 £21,976
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1422 1317 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.28% 26.14% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1122 907
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

HND
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

HND Salary Trend in the West Midlands

HND
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

HND Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

HND
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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
Coventry +13 18 £24,000 -20.00%
Warwickshire -13 8 £27,750 -7.50% 1
Birmingham 0 1 £31,500 +16.12%
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 25 (56.82%) Degree
3 19 (43.18%) MS Excel
3 19 (43.18%) MS Office
4 17 (38.64%) SQL
5 16 (36.36%) Manufacturing
6 15 (34.09%) Asset Management
7 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (31.82%) Oracle
7 14 (31.82%) Windows
8 13 (29.55%) .NET
8 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
8 13 (29.55%) MVC
8 13 (29.55%) Time Management
9 12 (27.27%) Finance
9 12 (27.27%) PL/SQL
9 12 (27.27%) SDLC
10 11 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
10 11 (25.00%) MySQL
10 11 (25.00%) T-SQL
10 11 (25.00%) Windows XP
10 11 (25.00%) DHCP
10 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 11 (25.00%) Cisco
10 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 11 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 11 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 11 (25.00%) Life Science
11 9 (20.45%) VBA
12 8 (18.18%) HNC

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (43.18%) MS Excel
1 19 (43.18%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.55%) CATIA
4 1 (2.27%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (2.27%) PTC Creo
4 1 (2.27%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (2.27%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) ENOVIA
1 2 (4.55%) JDE OneWorld
1 2 (4.55%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) DHCP
1 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) LAN
2 3 (6.82%) MPLS
2 3 (6.82%) WAN
3 2 (4.55%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) MS Access
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 16 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 12 (27.27%) Finance
3 11 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Automotive
4 2 (4.55%) Games
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Analyst
1 9 (20.45%) Programmer
2 8 (18.18%) IT Support
3 7 (15.91%) IT Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) Developer
5 5 (11.36%) IT Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Graduate
6 3 (6.82%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Hardware Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Junior
6 3 (6.82%) Software Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Life Science
2 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.82%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.55%) Mobile Games
5 2 (4.55%) User Experience
6 1 (2.27%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
1 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 11 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Asset Management
2 13 (29.55%) MVC
2 13 (29.55%) Time Management
3 12 (27.27%) SDLC
4 11 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
5 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.09%) CAD
6 4 (9.09%) Quality Management
7 3 (6.82%) Data Management
7 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.82%) Open Source
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.55%) PDM
8 2 (4.55%) PLM
8 2 (4.55%) Product Management
8 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.55%) Test Management
8 2 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 11 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (20.45%) VBA
6 2 (4.55%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) Java
6 2 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) Degree
2 8 (18.18%) HNC
3 6 (13.64%) CCNA
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.55%) NVQ Level 4
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle
3 11 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (9.09%) Google
5 3 (6.82%) VMware
6 2 (4.55%) Adobe
6 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.27%) Siemens
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