The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing HND 0 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - - 6.64%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £31,415
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +3.45%
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 Stockport region.

Qualifications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
45 42 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 28.13% 25.15% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 43
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 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 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 14 (66.67%) XML
3 12 (57.14%) HNC
4 10 (47.62%) Photoshop
4 10 (47.62%) CSS
4 10 (47.62%) Project Management
4 10 (47.62%) QA
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) JSP
6 8 (38.10%) XHTML
6 8 (38.10%) Internet
6 8 (38.10%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) Retail
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle
7 7 (33.33%) Degree
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (28.57%) Mockito
8 6 (28.57%) Gerrit
8 6 (28.57%) jQuery
8 6 (28.57%) EJB 3.0
8 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (28.57%) Apache Wicket
8 6 (28.57%) JAX-WS
8 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 6 (28.57%) Ant
8 6 (28.57%) JUnit
8 6 (28.57%) Java
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) WordPress
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Photoshop
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Ant
1 6 (28.57%) JUnit
1 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (28.57%) Mockito
1 6 (28.57%) Gerrit
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 6 (28.57%) Maven
2 4 (19.05%) TestPartner
3 2 (9.52%) FrontPage
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Software Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Internet Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Author
5 3 (14.29%) Website Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.76%) DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 14 (66.67%) XML
3 10 (47.62%) CSS
4 8 (38.10%) JSP
4 8 (38.10%) XHTML
5 6 (28.57%) WSDL
5 6 (28.57%) JAXB
5 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 6 (28.57%) Spring
5 6 (28.57%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) Apache Wicket
5 6 (28.57%) JAX-WS
5 6 (28.57%) EJB 3.0
5 6 (28.57%) Web Services
5 6 (28.57%) XSLT
5 6 (28.57%) JDBC
5 6 (28.57%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Copywriting
2 1 (4.76%) Telematics
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) UNIX
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (28.57%) OO
3 6 (28.57%) Web Development
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (28.57%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) System Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Content Management
5 2 (9.52%) Web Design
5 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) XPath
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) VBScript
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) HNC
2 7 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (19.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Compuware
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 19 days ago