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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 158 191 141
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -50
Permanent jobs citing HND 30 2 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.74% 0.049% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.30% 0.19% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 23
Average salary £29,000 £33,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £33,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
910 1065 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.50% 25.94% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 752 908 711
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 27 £29,500 - 1
Cheadle - 1 - -
HND
North West

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (60.98%) SQL
2 24 (58.54%) HTML
2 24 (58.54%) XML
2 24 (58.54%) Degree
3 23 (56.10%) Retail
3 23 (56.10%) Oracle Database
3 23 (56.10%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (56.10%) Finance
3 23 (56.10%) Oracle
4 15 (36.59%) HNC
4 15 (36.59%) Linux
5 14 (34.15%) OO
5 14 (34.15%) Tomcat
5 14 (34.15%) UNIX
5 14 (34.15%) Web Services
5 14 (34.15%) Eclipse
5 14 (34.15%) WSDL
5 14 (34.15%) JAXB
5 14 (34.15%) Ant
5 14 (34.15%) JUnit
5 14 (34.15%) Java
5 14 (34.15%) XSLT
5 14 (34.15%) JDBC
5 14 (34.15%) WebLogic
5 14 (34.15%) EJB
5 14 (34.15%) Hibernate
5 14 (34.15%) Scrum
5 14 (34.15%) Jenkins
5 14 (34.15%) Mockito
5 14 (34.15%) Gerrit

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (34.15%) WebLogic
1 14 (34.15%) Tomcat
2 9 (21.95%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Ant
1 14 (34.15%) JUnit
1 14 (34.15%) Eclipse
1 14 (34.15%) Maven
1 14 (34.15%) Git (software)
1 14 (34.15%) Mockito
1 14 (34.15%) Gerrit
1 14 (34.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.76%) TestPartner
General
1 23 (56.10%) Finance
1 23 (56.10%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Administrator
3 9 (21.95%) DBA
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (12.20%) Internet Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Author
5 5 (12.20%) Website Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Tester
6 4 (9.76%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.44%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Network Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Network Support
8 1 (2.44%) Server Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) HTML
1 24 (58.54%) XML
2 14 (34.15%) XSLT
2 14 (34.15%) JDBC
2 14 (34.15%) EJB
2 14 (34.15%) WSDL
2 14 (34.15%) JAXB
2 14 (34.15%) Hibernate
2 14 (34.15%) Spring
2 14 (34.15%) jQuery
2 14 (34.15%) Apache Wicket
2 14 (34.15%) JAX-WS
2 14 (34.15%) EJB 3.0
2 14 (34.15%) Web Services
3 10 (24.39%) CSS
3 10 (24.39%) JSP
3 10 (24.39%) XHTML
4 1 (2.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Replication
1 9 (21.95%) Clustering
1 9 (21.95%) Telematics
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 14 (34.15%) UNIX
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (34.15%) Web Development
2 14 (34.15%) OO
2 14 (34.15%) Scrum
2 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) TDD
3 12 (29.27%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.88%) Regression Testing
5 2 (4.88%) System Testing
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL
6 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) SQL
2 14 (34.15%) Java
2 14 (34.15%) XPath
3 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
3 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.88%) VBScript
5 1 (2.44%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Degree
2 15 (36.59%) HNC
3 4 (9.76%) ISEB
4 2 (4.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) QA
2 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) NetApp
3 4 (9.76%) Compuware
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) Dell
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,000 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Profit share, Pension, Mob, Lap
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum Up to £67,000 depending on experience, plus ex
Posted: 22 days ago