The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 - 120
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing HND 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.27% - 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.09% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £20,750 - £24,375
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 - £23,075
10% offered a salary of more than £25,500 - £25,675
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £33,380 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.85% +2.70%  

HND is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 458 630 543
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 24.51% 26.37% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 325 438 429
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -11.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing HND as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for HND in Birmingham

HND
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for HND in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for HND.

1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Automotive
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) GNVQ
4 3 (37.50%) CAD
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) Industrial Design
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Siemens
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) iPhone
5 2 (25.00%) Telematics
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Android Development
5 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Siemens NX

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) Siemens NX
3 1 (12.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (12.50%) PTC Creo
3 1 (12.50%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Automotive
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Product Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Product Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Web Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) iPhone
2 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CAD
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Industrial Design
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Telematics
3 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) CAE
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) GNVQ
3 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco