The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 64 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.21% - 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% - 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £18,250
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £19,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.12%
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 Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
469 520 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.53% 94.55% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 404 459 394
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Trainee
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Lancashire

Trainee
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) WordPress
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Zend