The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
England / North West
Rank 223 204 228
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Permanent jobs citing HND 24 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.81% 1.87% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 23
Median salary £32,500 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,375 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.85% -12.50%

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1326 1499 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.38% 27.53% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 1162 1401
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HND
Salary Trend in the North West

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

HND Salary Trend in the North West

HND
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

HND Salary Histogram in the North West

HND
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Manchester -17 12 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Merseyside -13 5 - - 1
Lancashire -16 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Cheshire +2 3 £31,250 -10.71% 2
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 North West region with a requirement for HND.

1 28 (70.00%) Degree
2 23 (57.50%) HNC
3 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (27.50%) PHP
4 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 11 (27.50%) Manufacturing
5 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
6 9 (22.50%) C
6 9 (22.50%) C++
6 9 (22.50%) MS Office
6 9 (22.50%) Linux
6 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
6 9 (22.50%) Embedded C
7 8 (20.00%) Validation
8 7 (17.50%) Workflow
8 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.50%) MySQL
8 7 (17.50%) jQuery
8 7 (17.50%) Process Improvement
9 6 (15.00%) Computacenter
9 6 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (15.00%) HTML
9 6 (15.00%) Automotive
9 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (15.00%) Change Management
9 6 (15.00%) SLA
9 6 (15.00%) Benchmarking
9 6 (15.00%) Data Centre

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (7.50%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
1 9 (22.50%) MS Office
2 4 (10.00%) AutoCAD
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.00%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (2.50%) FrameMaker
4 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 3 (7.50%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (7.50%) Power BI
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 11 (27.50%) Manufacturing
2 6 (15.00%) Automotive
3 5 (12.50%) Electronics
4 4 (10.00%) Finance
5 3 (7.50%) Marketing
5 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (5.00%) Military
6 2 (5.00%) Retail
7 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Data Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Facilities Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Embedded Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Linux Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Development Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) DBA
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Graduate
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Development Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) jQuery
2 6 (15.00%) HTML
3 5 (12.50%) SOAP
4 4 (10.00%) .NET
4 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
6 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.00%) Driving Licence
4 5 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 5 (12.50%) Economics
4 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 5 (12.50%) Psychology
4 5 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
2 8 (20.00%) Validation
3 7 (17.50%) Process Improvement
3 7 (17.50%) Workflow
4 6 (15.00%) Benchmarking
4 6 (15.00%) Change Management
4 6 (15.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 6 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 5 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
6 4 (10.00%) MVC
6 4 (10.00%) TDD
6 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) PHP
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) C
2 9 (22.50%) C++
2 9 (22.50%) Embedded C
3 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) Embedded C++
5 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) Java
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (70.00%) Degree
2 23 (57.50%) HNC
3 5 (12.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
2 5 (12.50%) QA
3 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.50%) SAS 70
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Computacenter
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) ANSYS
4 1 (2.50%) Autodesk
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Salary: Competitive+£5000 Annual Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 5 days ago