The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 180 208 217
Rank change year-on-year +28 +9  
Permanent jobs citing HND 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.090% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.97% 0.39% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +38.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.34% +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 West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 723 1017 1137
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.32% 22.91% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 606 804 910
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

HND
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for HND in West Yorkshire

HND
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dewsbury - 3 £40,000 -
Leeds +18 1 £30,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
HND
Yorkshire

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HND.

1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) CAD
3 4 (50.00%) Autodesk Inventor
4 3 (37.50%) Siemens
4 3 (37.50%) Rockwell
4 3 (37.50%) EPLAN
4 3 (37.50%) FMCG
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Automotive
4 3 (37.50%) HNC
5 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (12.50%) Solid Edge
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (12.50%) Mathcad
6 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
6 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 1 (12.50%) LINQ
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

HND
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Autodesk Inventor
2 3 (37.50%) EPLAN
3 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
3 1 (12.50%) Mathcad
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) Solid Edge
3 1 (12.50%) SOLIDWORKS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Mechanical Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) PLC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Client Account Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) LINQ
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) CAD
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) B2C
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) HNC
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Rockwell
1 3 (37.50%) Siemens
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft