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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank - 30 39
Permanent jobs citing HND 0 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 6.21% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category - 23.26% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.03%
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
59 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 25.11% 26.71% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 52 31 45
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 20 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 (with targeted salary increases)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £21,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago