Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 260 235
Rank change year-on-year -12 -25 +33
Permanent jobs citing HND 22 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 1.15% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 30
Manchester median annual salary £26,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% -12.50% +88.24%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £31,800
90th Percentile £35,625 £50,250 £42,500
North West median annual salary £31,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -22.50% +1.27% +33.90%

HND is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1707 1646 1829
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.40% 21.94% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1375 1385 1424
Manchester median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing HND as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for HND in Manchester

HND
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for HND in Manchester

HND
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HND in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HND in Manchester

HND
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 4 - -
HND
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for HND.

1 12 (54.55%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) HNC
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) C#
4 6 (27.27%) C++
4 6 (27.27%) Web Development
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 5 (22.73%) JIRA
5 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (22.73%) Validation
5 5 (22.73%) PHP
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 4 (18.18%) Data Security
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
7 3 (13.64%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Electronics
7 3 (13.64%) .NET

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.09%) Power BI
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
2 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.09%) Zephyr
5 1 (4.55%) C++Builder
5 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Junior
3 4 (18.18%) Customer Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Customer Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Facilities Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Junior DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.09%) CSS3
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.55%) Java EE
5 1 (4.55%) Spring
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.09%) CCTV
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
1 6 (27.27%) Web Development
2 5 (22.73%) Validation
3 4 (18.18%) Data Security
4 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (13.64%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Component Testing
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) C++
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Python
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) HNC
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (13.64%) MCSA
4 3 (13.64%) MCSE
5 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 2 (9.09%) MCDBA
5 2 (9.09%) MCPD
5 2 (9.09%) MCTS
6 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) VMware