The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 101 135
Rank change year-on-year -3 +34  
Permanent jobs citing HND 9 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.62% 0.48% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 1.59% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 6
Median salary £17,000 £20,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -42.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,759 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.47% -18.10%  

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 Buckinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 343 439 766
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.62% 30.30% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 255 344 544
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

HND
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for HND in Buckinghamshire

HND
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes -7 8 £17,000 -27.65%
High Wycombe - 1 - -
HND
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for HND.

1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 15 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 15 (83.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 8
3 14 (77.78%) GNVQ
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (77.78%) ITIL
3 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 14 (77.78%) SLA
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (44.44%) A+ Certification
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) XSLT
6 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) SOAP
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
1 12 (66.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Graduate
2 10 (55.56%) Graduate Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Graduate Help Desk Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Graduate Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Junior
2 10 (55.56%) Junior Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Service Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (50.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 2 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) LINQ
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) WCF
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
1 14 (77.78%) Windows 8
1 14 (77.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Development
2 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) MVC
2 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (11.11%) SDLC
2 2 (11.11%) TDD
2 2 (11.11%) Web Design
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Defect Management
3 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) QA Automation
3 1 (5.56%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) XPath
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 15 (83.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (77.78%) GNVQ
4 8 (44.44%) A+ Certification
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft