The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 28 52 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.74% 1.90% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 7.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.44% +6.15%  

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 Ipswich.

Academic & Professional Certification
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 36 111 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 26.47% 26.43% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33 88 61
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

HND
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for HND in Ipswich

HND
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for HND.

1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PTC Creo

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (100.00%) PTC Creo
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Product Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Product Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree