The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Trainee in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 118 111 132
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 10 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.51% 0.38% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.40% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Average salary £23,000 £20,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Trainee
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1825 1492 2010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.54% 94.01% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1221 1661
Average salary £35,154 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.44% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Trainee in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Trainee
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Trainee across the Cheshire region.

Trainee Salary Trend in Cheshire

Trainee
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Trainee across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Trainee Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Trainee
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow -8 5 £29,000 +41.46%
Warrington - 3 £20,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £22,500 -
Trainee
North West

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Trainee in their job title 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 with Trainee in their job title.

1 11 (42.31%) Monte Carlo Method
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Citrix
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) WAN
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.54%) .NET
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
4 3 (11.54%) QA
4 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (7.69%) Logistics
5 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
5 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.69%) GIS

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Trainee in their job title 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 with Trainee in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.85%) Fireworks
3 1 (3.85%) PaintShop Pro
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) LAN
1 3 (11.54%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) GIS
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Monte Carlo Method
2 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
3 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Coaching
4 2 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.85%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Citrix
1 5 (19.23%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) ESRI
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