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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 192 213 189
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs citing HND 49 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 0.15% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.84% 0.57% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 46 5 18
Average salary £34,500 £26,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.69% -30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,600 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.25% -5.00%
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
1726 1400 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.63% 26.25% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1090 1036
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 30 April 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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 32 £34,500 - 1
Warwickshire +1 15 £34,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £21,500 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 53 (76.81%) Microsoft
2 50 (72.46%) Degree
3 43 (62.32%) SQL
4 39 (56.52%) .NET
5 37 (53.62%) MySQL
5 37 (53.62%) T-SQL
5 37 (53.62%) JavaScript
5 37 (53.62%) MVC
5 37 (53.62%) SDLC
6 33 (47.83%) Finance
6 33 (47.83%) Oracle
7 32 (46.38%) PL/SQL
8 19 (27.54%) MS Excel
9 17 (24.64%) Asset Management
10 15 (21.74%) Windows
10 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
10 15 (21.74%) MS Office
11 14 (20.29%) Manufacturing
12 12 (17.39%) Telecoms
12 12 (17.39%) Cisco
12 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
12 12 (17.39%) DHCP
12 12 (17.39%) Windows XP
12 12 (17.39%) HNC
12 12 (17.39%) Life Science
12 12 (17.39%) Time Management
12 12 (17.39%) IT Asset Management
12 12 (17.39%) Windows 7
12 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (15.94%) VBA

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (27.54%) MS Excel
2 15 (21.74%) MS Office
3 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.90%) CATIA
5 1 (1.45%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) ENOVIA
1 2 (2.90%) JDE OneWorld
1 2 (2.90%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 12 (17.39%) DHCP
3 3 (4.35%) VPN
4 2 (2.90%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (53.62%) MySQL
2 4 (5.80%) MS Access
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (47.83%) Finance
2 14 (20.29%) Manufacturing
3 12 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.80%) Automotive
5 2 (2.90%) Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Graduate
3 15 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 14 (20.29%) Oracle Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Programmer
6 11 (15.94%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 6 (8.70%) IT Support
8 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) Administrator
9 5 (7.25%) Graduate Oracle Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Graduate SQL Developer
9 5 (7.25%) IT Administrator
9 5 (7.25%) IT Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) IT Graduate
9 5 (7.25%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) PL/SQL Developer
9 5 (7.25%) SQL Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (56.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Life Science
2 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.80%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.90%) User Experience
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) Windows
2 12 (17.39%) Windows 7
2 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (17.39%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) MVC
1 37 (53.62%) SDLC
2 17 (24.64%) Asset Management
3 12 (17.39%) IT Asset Management
3 12 (17.39%) Time Management
4 9 (13.04%) Open Source
5 7 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (7.25%) Quality Management
7 3 (4.35%) CAD
7 3 (4.35%) Data Management
7 3 (4.35%) Test Strategy
8 2 (2.90%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.90%) Mobile First
8 2 (2.90%) PLM
8 2 (2.90%) Product Management
8 2 (2.90%) SEO
8 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.90%) Web Design
8 2 (2.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) SQL
2 37 (53.62%) JavaScript
2 37 (53.62%) T-SQL
3 32 (46.38%) PL/SQL
4 11 (15.94%) VBA
5 3 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (2.90%) Java
6 2 (2.90%) VB
7 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (72.46%) Degree
2 12 (17.39%) HNC
3 7 (10.14%) CCNA
3 7 (10.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 53 (76.81%) Microsoft
2 33 (47.83%) Oracle
3 12 (17.39%) Cisco
4 4 (5.80%) Google
5 2 (2.90%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) Siemens
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