The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 24 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 1.33% - 3.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% - 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £20,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
HND
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Qualifications Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
34 45 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 45.33% 44.12% 63.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 48
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HND across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

HND
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

HND Salary Trend in Altrincham

HND
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing HND also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HND.

1 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (77.78%) MS Office
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (77.78%) ISO 9000
1 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) CAD
2 2 (22.22%) Autodesk
3 1 (11.11%) QA

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing HND also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HND. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Support Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Software Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Mechanical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO 9000
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Autodesk