The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing HND 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - - 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £57,825
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £33,380 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.85% +2.70%  

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 Merseyside.

Academic & Professional Certification
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 137 104 142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 24.42% 21.31% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 93 67 108
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.75% +1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

HND
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for HND in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for HND.

1 5 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 5 (100.00%) Economics
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Psychology

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Economics
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Psychology
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Postgraduate