Period
to 26 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
England > Midlands
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 281 207 247
Rank change year-on-year -74 +40 +62
Permanent jobs citing HND 45 3 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.42% 0.074% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.91% 0.33% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36 3 55
10th Percentile £32,000 £47,352 £21,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £48,795 £22,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £51,200 £35,500
Median % change year-on-year -31.64% +44.23% -
75th Percentile £43,750 £53,548 £50,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £54,569 "
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +18.57%

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 Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,361 919 2,605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 22.06% 22.52% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,419 711 1,996
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,911 £25,625
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £74,991 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HND in the Midlands

HND
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HND in the Midlands.

Salary trend for HND in the Midlands

HND
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing HND in the Midlands over the 6 months to 26 October 2021.

Salary histogram for HND in the Midlands

HND
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 October 2021. 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
East Midlands - 31 £42,500 - 8
West Midlands -94 14 £34,000 -33.59% 23
HND
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, IT jobs citing HND also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for HND.

1 39 (86.67%) HNC
2 37 (82.22%) Degree
3 34 (75.56%) Computer Science
3 34 (75.56%) SQL Server
4 27 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 27 (60.00%) Marketing
5 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
6 24 (53.33%) Windows
7 23 (51.11%) SQL
8 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
9 15 (33.33%) DevOps
9 15 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (33.33%) QA
10 14 (31.11%) Unit Testing
10 14 (31.11%) Azure
10 14 (31.11%) Quality Management
10 14 (31.11%) Management Information System
10 14 (31.11%) .NET
11 13 (28.89%) T-SQL
11 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Office
11 13 (28.89%) XML
11 13 (28.89%) XSLT
11 13 (28.89%) Workflow
11 13 (28.89%) Information Management
11 13 (28.89%) AngularJS
11 13 (28.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (28.89%) Mobile Development
11 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
11 13 (28.89%) Systems Analysis
11 13 (28.89%) Problem-Solving

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (4.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Boomi
2 2 (4.44%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) ServiceMax
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) DHCP
3 2 (4.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (75.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (60.00%) Marketing
2 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (17.78%) Social Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Analyst
3 14 (31.11%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.11%) Junior
4 13 (28.89%) Customer Analyst
4 13 (28.89%) Junior Analyst
4 13 (28.89%) Junior Systems Analyst
4 13 (28.89%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Server Support
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server Support
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) SCADA Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) .NET
2 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
2 13 (28.89%) AngularJS
2 13 (28.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 13 (28.89%) XML
2 13 (28.89%) XSLT
3 2 (4.44%) RESTful
3 2 (4.44%) Restlet
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Management Information System
2 7 (15.56%) SCADA
3 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) Computer Science
2 27 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (33.33%) DevOps
4 14 (31.11%) Quality Management
4 14 (31.11%) Unit Testing
5 13 (28.89%) Information Management
5 13 (28.89%) Mobile Development
5 13 (28.89%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (28.89%) Systems Analysis
5 13 (28.89%) Workflow
6 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) ERP
8 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL
8 2 (4.44%) ITSM
8 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
8 2 (4.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) C
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) Go
5 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 39 (86.67%) HNC
2 37 (82.22%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.44%) Dell
2 2 (4.44%) JD Edwards
2 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) CA