The first table below looks at the demand for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 179 180 151
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -29
Permanent jobs citing HND 2 3 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.050% 0.073% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.31% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 24
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £44,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
938 966 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.27% 23.65% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 740 836 742
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
HND
North West

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HND
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

HND Salary Trend in Manchester

HND
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 £18,000 - 1
HND
North West

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (63.64%) HTML
2 19 (57.58%) XML
3 18 (54.55%) SQL
4 14 (42.42%) HNC
4 14 (42.42%) Finance
4 14 (42.42%) Degree
5 13 (39.39%) Retail
5 13 (39.39%) Oracle Database
5 13 (39.39%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (39.39%) Oracle
6 12 (36.36%) Photoshop
6 12 (36.36%) CSS
6 12 (36.36%) Project Management
6 12 (36.36%) QA
7 10 (30.30%) Internet
7 10 (30.30%) Linux
7 10 (30.30%) JSP
7 10 (30.30%) XHTML
8 9 (27.27%) Eclipse
8 9 (27.27%) Web Services
8 9 (27.27%) XSLT
8 9 (27.27%) OO
8 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
8 9 (27.27%) UNIX
8 9 (27.27%) JDBC
8 9 (27.27%) EJB
8 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
8 9 (27.27%) Ant
8 9 (27.27%) JUnit
8 9 (27.27%) Java

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.12%) SAS
3 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.06%) Acrobat
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) Intranet
3 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Eclipse
1 9 (27.27%) Ant
1 9 (27.27%) JUnit
1 9 (27.27%) Maven
1 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 9 (27.27%) Mockito
1 9 (27.27%) Gerrit
2 4 (12.12%) TestPartner
3 2 (6.06%) FrontPage
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Internet Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Website Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Author
3 5 (15.15%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) DBA
4 4 (12.12%) Software Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Network Support
7 1 (3.03%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) HTML
2 19 (57.58%) XML
3 12 (36.36%) CSS
4 10 (30.30%) JSP
4 10 (30.30%) XHTML
5 9 (27.27%) Web Services
5 9 (27.27%) XSLT
5 9 (27.27%) JDBC
5 9 (27.27%) EJB
5 9 (27.27%) WSDL
5 9 (27.27%) JAXB
5 9 (27.27%) Spring
5 9 (27.27%) Apache Wicket
5 9 (27.27%) JAX-WS
5 9 (27.27%) jQuery
5 9 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 9 (27.27%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Replication
1 4 (12.12%) Clustering
1 4 (12.12%) Telematics
2 2 (6.06%) Copywriting
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) Windows
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (36.36%) Project Management
3 9 (27.27%) OO
3 9 (27.27%) Web Development
3 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) TDD
3 9 (27.27%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
4 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Analytics
5 2 (6.06%) Content Management
5 2 (6.06%) Web Design
5 2 (6.06%) System Testing
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) XPath
3 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) VBScript
5 1 (3.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) HNC
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ISEB
2 4 (12.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) QA
2 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Compuware
2 4 (12.12%) NetApp
3 3 (9.09%) HP
3 3 (9.09%) Dell
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Adobe
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
Oldham
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, holidays, lap, mob
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago