Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 246 209
Rank change year-on-year +24 -37 -9
Permanent jobs citing HND 9 12 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.17% 0.19% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 0.74% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 52
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £24,000 £32,772
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -26.77% +21.38%
10th Percentile £34,277 £23,000 £17,500
90th Percentile £45,750 £25,000 £40,100
England median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +10.29%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1096 1611 2218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.09% 24.85% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1219 1655
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,750 £21,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing HND as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HND in the East Midlands

HND
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for HND in the East Midlands

HND
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +20 5 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 3 £36,792 - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
HND
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for HND.

1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) Electronics
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Firmware
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) VB
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) MATLAB
3 4 (44.44%) LabWindows
3 4 (44.44%) RS-232
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Optoelectronics
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) People Management
5 2 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) HNC
5 2 (22.22%) OOP

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) LabWindows
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Optoelectronics
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (11.11%) CAD
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) MATLAB
2 4 (44.44%) VB
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) HNC
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle