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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
North West / Manchester
Rank 183 171 185
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14  
Permanent jobs citing HND 19 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.49% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.08% 1.09% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 6
Median salary £31,500 £31,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.61% -18.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £28,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £40,275 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.34% +6.15%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 912 829 1113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.40% 24.58% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 692 683 897
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing HND as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Oldham - 16 - - 5
HND
North West

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 25 (92.59%) Degree
2 23 (85.19%) PHP
2 23 (85.19%) HNC
3 21 (77.78%) Linux
3 21 (77.78%) C++
3 21 (77.78%) Computer Science
4 20 (74.07%) C
4 20 (74.07%) Validation
4 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
5 19 (70.37%) Embedded C
6 13 (48.15%) Manufacturing
6 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 13 (48.15%) HTML
7 11 (40.74%) MySQL
7 11 (40.74%) SOAP
7 11 (40.74%) Embedded C++
7 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
7 11 (40.74%) Device Driver
7 11 (40.74%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
7 11 (40.74%) Device Driver Development
7 11 (40.74%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 10 (37.04%) jQuery
8 10 (37.04%) JIRA
8 10 (37.04%) Firmware
8 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
9 9 (33.33%) QA
10 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (29.63%) TDD
10 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing

HND
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (11.11%) Power BI
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 10 (37.04%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (48.15%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Linux Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Test Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Graduate
6 2 (7.41%) Graduate Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Report Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) SOAP
3 10 (37.04%) jQuery
4 8 (29.63%) .NET
4 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
4 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 11 (40.74%) Device Driver
3 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
1 20 (74.07%) Validation
2 11 (40.74%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 11 (40.74%) Device Driver Development
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) MVC
3 8 (29.63%) TDD
3 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (7.41%) Wireframes
6 1 (3.70%) Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.70%) SDLC
6 1 (3.70%) Video Processing
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) PHP
2 21 (77.78%) C++
3 20 (74.07%) C
4 19 (70.37%) Embedded C
5 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 11 (40.74%) Embedded C++
7 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.41%) C#
8 2 (7.41%) Perl
8 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (92.59%) Degree
2 23 (85.19%) HNC
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Firmware
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) MDaemon
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Samsung
3 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Xilinx
Manchester, Lancashire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham
Easy Web Recruitment
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Manchester
Easy Web Recruitment
Salary: Highly Competitive and negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Oldham, Manchester
Easy Web Recruitment
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Posted: 24 days ago