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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 210 218 203
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing HND 27 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.056% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.62% 0.22% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 18
Median salary £32,279 £16,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+101.74% -56.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £16,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £16,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
1665 1392 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.26% 25.78% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1203 1063 1137
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Coventry - 17 £34,500 -
Warwickshire -4 3 £21,500 -
Shropshire - 3 £25,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £21,500 -
Dudley - 1 £42,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £37,500 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for HND.

1 51 (77.27%) Microsoft
1 51 (77.27%) Degree
2 40 (60.61%) .NET
3 39 (59.09%) SQL
4 37 (56.06%) T-SQL
4 37 (56.06%) JavaScript
4 37 (56.06%) MySQL
4 37 (56.06%) MVC
4 37 (56.06%) SDLC
5 34 (51.52%) Oracle
6 32 (48.48%) PL/SQL
7 29 (43.94%) Finance
8 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
9 15 (22.73%) Windows
9 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
9 15 (22.73%) Manufacturing
10 14 (21.21%) MS Office
11 13 (19.70%) Asset Management
12 12 (18.18%) Life Science
12 12 (18.18%) Time Management
12 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
12 12 (18.18%) IT Asset Management
12 12 (18.18%) DHCP
12 12 (18.18%) Cisco
12 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
12 12 (18.18%) Windows XP
12 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
13 9 (13.64%) Open Source
14 8 (12.12%) HNC

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 14 (21.21%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) CATIA
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) Siemens NX
4 1 (1.52%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Teamcenter
2 2 (3.03%) ENOVIA
2 2 (3.03%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 12 (18.18%) DHCP
3 3 (4.55%) VPN
4 2 (3.03%) WebEx
5 1 (1.52%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (56.06%) MySQL
2 1 (1.52%) MS Access
2 1 (1.52%) QlikView
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (43.94%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.06%) Automotive
5 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) Graduate
3 15 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 14 (21.21%) Oracle Developer
5 12 (18.18%) Programmer
6 11 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (12.12%) Analyst
8 6 (9.09%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 6 (9.09%) IT Support
8 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Administrator
9 5 (7.58%) Graduate Oracle Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Graduate SQL Developer
9 5 (7.58%) IT Administrator
9 5 (7.58%) IT Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) IT Graduate
9 5 (7.58%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL Developer
9 5 (7.58%) SQL Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (60.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Life Science
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Windows
2 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) MVC
1 37 (56.06%) SDLC
2 13 (19.70%) Asset Management
3 12 (18.18%) IT Asset Management
3 12 (18.18%) Time Management
4 9 (13.64%) Open Source
5 6 (9.09%) CAD
6 3 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.55%) PLM
6 3 (4.55%) Test Strategy
7 2 (3.03%) Data Management
7 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.03%) PDM
7 2 (3.03%) Product Management
8 1 (1.52%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL
8 1 (1.52%) Quality Management
8 1 (1.52%) Scrum
8 1 (1.52%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (1.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) SQL
2 37 (56.06%) JavaScript
2 37 (56.06%) T-SQL
3 32 (48.48%) PL/SQL
4 8 (12.12%) VBA
5 3 (4.55%) C#
6 2 (3.03%) Java
6 2 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (77.27%) Degree
2 8 (12.12%) HNC
3 7 (10.61%) CCNA
3 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.52%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 51 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 34 (51.52%) Oracle
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (3.03%) Autodesk
4 2 (3.03%) Google