The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 94 100
Permanent jobs citing HND 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.100% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.47% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £41,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +34.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,630 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.92% -18.42%  

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 Essex.

Academic & Professional Certification
Essex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 278 212 305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 29.11% 21.16% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 223 158 234
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

HND
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for HND in Essex

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

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Electrical Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft