Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 98 109
Rank change year-on-year +30 +11 -5
Permanent jobs citing HND 8 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.01% 0.94% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.82% 3.64% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 4
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £28,273
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +41.48% +0.97%
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £27,546
% change year-on-year +12.50% +45.21% -38.79%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 166 357 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 20.88% 25.87% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 145 327 366
Cardiff median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% +2.04% +10.53%
10th Percentile £21,700 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,250 £68,000 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.43% - -

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing HND as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for HND in Cardiff

HND
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for HND in Cardiff

HND
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HND in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HND in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for HND.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) CMS
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (50.00%) Sitecore
3 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) React
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) RequireJS
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Code Coverage
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) Release Management
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (50.00%) CMS
1 4 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Advertising
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Systems Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (50.00%) React
2 4 (50.00%) RequireJS
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
3 3 (37.50%) JPA
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Code Coverage
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) Release Management
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Sitecore