The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 212 233 245
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 30 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 10
Average salary £24,000 £23,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% +20.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,075 £23,300 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,100 £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Trainee
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6429 6251 6839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.08% 94.97% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5302 5165 5741
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Trainee
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Trainee Salary Trend in the North West

Trainee
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Trainee across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Trainee Salary Histogram in the North West

Trainee
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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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
Cheshire - 18 £28,000 - 5
Manchester -13 8 £24,000 +2.12% 10
Lancashire - 4 £32,500 -
Trainee
England

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (38.78%) Degree
2 11 (22.45%) Java
2 11 (22.45%) .NET
3 10 (20.41%) Windows
3 10 (20.41%) Monte Carlo Method
4 9 (18.37%) OO
5 7 (14.29%) CRM
5 7 (14.29%) HTML
5 7 (14.29%) SQL
5 7 (14.29%) CSS
6 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
6 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
6 6 (12.24%) C#
6 6 (12.24%) MVC
7 5 (10.20%) Advertising
7 5 (10.20%) RDBMS
7 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
8 4 (8.16%) Refactoring
8 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.16%) Citrix
8 4 (8.16%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.16%) PHP
8 4 (8.16%) MCP
8 4 (8.16%) IIS
9 3 (6.12%) Games
9 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
9 3 (6.12%) Linux
9 3 (6.12%) OOD

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (8.16%) IIS
2 3 (6.12%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.08%) WordPress
4 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
1 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) Wireless
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) RDBMS
1 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.04%) Grunt
General
1 5 (10.20%) Advertising
2 3 (6.12%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Billing
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) HTML
2 7 (14.29%) CSS
3 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.12%) jQuery
5 2 (4.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.04%) Web Services
6 1 (2.04%) LINQ
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.04%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Social Media
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) iPhone
3 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Monte Carlo Method
2 9 (18.37%) OO
3 7 (14.29%) CRM
4 6 (12.24%) MVC
5 4 (8.16%) Refactoring
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.12%) OOD
6 3 (6.12%) Web Development
6 3 (6.12%) Analytics
7 2 (4.08%) Business Development
7 2 (4.08%) Logistics
8 1 (2.04%) Scrum
8 1 (2.04%) Project Management
8 1 (2.04%) ERP
8 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Data Management
8 1 (2.04%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.04%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) Java
2 7 (14.29%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) C#
4 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.16%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) MCP
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.16%) Citrix
1 4 (8.16%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (6.12%) VMware
2 3 (6.12%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) Zend
3 1 (2.04%) Qualys
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