The first table below looks at the demand for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 18 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 Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 19 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 27 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.63% - 11.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% - 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 15
Average salary £29,500 - £18,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
81 59 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 31.89% 29.95% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50 56 35
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HND
Manchester

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

HND
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

HND Salary Trend in Stockport

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 24 (64.86%) HTML
1 24 (64.86%) XML
2 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 23 (62.16%) Oracle
2 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 23 (62.16%) Retail
2 23 (62.16%) Degree
2 23 (62.16%) Oracle Database
2 23 (62.16%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (37.84%) Mockito
3 14 (37.84%) Gerrit
3 14 (37.84%) Jenkins
3 14 (37.84%) jQuery
3 14 (37.84%) Web Development
3 14 (37.84%) XPath
3 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (37.84%) Apache Wicket
3 14 (37.84%) JAX-WS
3 14 (37.84%) EJB 3.0
3 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
3 14 (37.84%) Hibernate
3 14 (37.84%) Scrum
3 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) TDD
3 14 (37.84%) Spring
3 14 (37.84%) Maven
3 14 (37.84%) Ant
3 14 (37.84%) JUnit
3 14 (37.84%) Java
3 14 (37.84%) XSLT

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Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (37.84%) Tomcat
1 14 (37.84%) WebLogic
2 9 (24.32%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (62.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Mockito
1 14 (37.84%) Gerrit
1 14 (37.84%) Jenkins
1 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
1 14 (37.84%) Maven
1 14 (37.84%) Ant
1 14 (37.84%) JUnit
1 14 (37.84%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.81%) TestPartner
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
1 23 (62.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Java Developer
3 9 (24.32%) DBA
3 9 (24.32%) Administrator
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (13.51%) Internet Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Author
5 5 (13.51%) Website Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Tester
6 4 (10.81%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) HTML
1 24 (64.86%) XML
2 14 (37.84%) jQuery
2 14 (37.84%) Apache Wicket
2 14 (37.84%) JAX-WS
2 14 (37.84%) EJB 3.0
2 14 (37.84%) Hibernate
2 14 (37.84%) Spring
2 14 (37.84%) XSLT
2 14 (37.84%) Web Services
2 14 (37.84%) EJB
2 14 (37.84%) JDBC
2 14 (37.84%) WSDL
2 14 (37.84%) JAXB
3 10 (27.03%) JSP
3 10 (27.03%) CSS
3 10 (27.03%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Telematics
1 9 (24.32%) Replication
1 9 (24.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) UNIX
1 14 (37.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (37.84%) Web Development
2 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (37.84%) Scrum
2 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) TDD
2 14 (37.84%) OO
3 12 (32.43%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
4 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
5 2 (5.41%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 14 (37.84%) XPath
2 14 (37.84%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
3 9 (24.32%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) Degree
2 14 (37.84%) HNC
3 4 (10.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) QA
2 9 (24.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Oracle
2 9 (24.32%) NetApp
3 4 (10.81%) Compuware
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