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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 168 170
Rank change year-on-year -37 +2  
Permanent jobs citing HND 10 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.37% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.07% 1.51% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 13
Median salary £20,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,759 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.47% -18.10%  

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 937 861 808
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 22.25% 24.57% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 796 739 681
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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
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 June 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 - 2 - - 1
HND
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 23 (79.31%) Degree
2 22 (75.86%) C++
3 19 (65.52%) PHP
3 19 (65.52%) Validation
4 18 (62.07%) Computer Science
4 18 (62.07%) Linux
5 16 (55.17%) HNC
5 16 (55.17%) C
5 16 (55.17%) Software Engineering
6 15 (51.72%) SQL
6 15 (51.72%) Embedded C
7 14 (48.28%) HTML
7 14 (48.28%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
8 10 (34.48%) Firmware
8 10 (34.48%) JIRA
9 9 (31.03%) QA
10 8 (27.59%) Device Driver
10 8 (27.59%) Embedded C++
10 8 (27.59%) .NET
10 8 (27.59%) C#
10 8 (27.59%) SOAP
10 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
10 8 (27.59%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
10 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (27.59%) Device Driver Development
10 8 (27.59%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 7 (24.14%) Python

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 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) Power BI
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) JIRA
2 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (24.14%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Software Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Embedded Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) Linux Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Test Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Graduate
6 4 (13.79%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Graduate Software Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Graduate Test Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Lead Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Software Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) SOAP
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (20.69%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) CSS3
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Computer Science
2 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (27.59%) Device Driver
3 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.79%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Validation
2 16 (55.17%) Software Engineering
3 8 (27.59%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 8 (27.59%) Device Driver Development
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.24%) Web Development
6 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Process Management
6 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.79%) UX Design
7 3 (10.34%) Feasibility Study
8 2 (6.90%) Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Component Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
8 2 (6.90%) SDLC
9 1 (3.45%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) C++
2 19 (65.52%) PHP
3 16 (55.17%) C
4 15 (51.72%) Embedded C
4 15 (51.72%) SQL
5 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
6 8 (27.59%) C#
6 8 (27.59%) Embedded C++
7 7 (24.14%) Python
8 4 (13.79%) Perl
9 3 (10.34%) Java
10 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) Degree
2 16 (55.17%) HNC
3 14 (48.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.90%) MCSA
6 2 (6.90%) MCSE
7 1 (3.45%) MCDBA
7 1 (3.45%) MCPD
7 1 (3.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Firmware
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Samsung
4 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec
4 1 (3.45%) Xilinx
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