Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 350 317
Rank change year-on-year +25 -33 +65
Permanent jobs citing HND 25 11 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.084% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.30% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 60
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +11.11% +4.52%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £22,475
90th Percentile £50,125 £56,250 £57,500
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 of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3677 3720 4765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 30.47% 28.32% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2892 2933 3880
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,600 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for HND in the East of England

HND
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for HND in the East of England

HND
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HND in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HND in the East of England

HND
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 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
Cambridgeshire -12 13 £35,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +1 9 £45,000 -
East Anglia - 2 - -
Suffolk +16 1 £22,500 -
HND
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for HND.

1 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 12 (48.00%) Electronics
3 10 (40.00%) HNC
3 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (28.00%) HTML
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) CSS
4 7 (28.00%) XHTML
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
5 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 5 (20.00%) OO
5 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Kindle
6 4 (16.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (16.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (12.00%) XML
7 3 (12.00%) Bluetooth
7 3 (12.00%) LAN
7 3 (12.00%) VoIP
7 3 (12.00%) WAN
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco
7 3 (12.00%) CCNA
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) VoIP
1 3 (12.00%) VSAT
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
1 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (12.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (48.00%) Electronics
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) German Language
4 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Development Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Electronics Test Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Test Development Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) ICT Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Process Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) CSS
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
1 7 (28.00%) XHTML
2 3 (12.00%) CSS3
2 3 (12.00%) HTML5
2 3 (12.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Kindle
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
2 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (20.00%) OO
2 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 5 (20.00%) TDD
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Line Management
4 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (12.00%) MVC
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Industrial Design
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.00%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 10 (40.00%) HNC
3 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco