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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 23 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 5.88% - 2.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.27% - 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £20,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
71 60 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 52.21% 47.62% 57.35%
Number of salaries quoted 62 58 36
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (75.00%) ISO 9000
1 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) CAD
2 2 (25.00%) Autodesk
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) QA

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Software Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Mechanical Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Autodesk