Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 132 143
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11 +13
Permanent jobs citing HND 5 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 1.56% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 8
Edinburgh median annual salary £22,000 £24,250 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.28% +42.65% -41.55%
10th Percentile £19,200 £19,550 £16,625
90th Percentile £35,400 £39,450 £35,600
Scotland median annual salary £21,500 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -21.82% -1.79% -10.92%

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 Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 636 706 784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.48% 27.88% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 387 443 496
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £26,700 £25,550 £26,000
90th Percentile £73,000 £71,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for HND in Edinburgh

HND
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for HND in Edinburgh

HND
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HND in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for HND in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for HND.

1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Packer
4 1 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Tandberg
4 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) Aveksa
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Audio Visual Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) RSA SecurID
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Packer
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Aveksa
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Tandberg
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