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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 227 229 222
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 26 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 19
Average salary £26,000 £23,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,125 £18,400 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £22,800
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
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
6214 6785 6878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.31% 94.86% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5075 5508 5887
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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
Cheshire +1 10 £26,000 +13.04% 2
Manchester +5 9 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Cumbria - 4 £22,500 -
Lancashire - 4 £27,500 -
Trainee
England

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
4 11 (20.37%) Windows
4 11 (20.37%) C#
5 9 (16.67%) OO
6 8 (14.81%) Oracle
6 8 (14.81%) Advertising
7 7 (12.96%) Web Development
7 7 (12.96%) Business Development
7 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
7 7 (12.96%) SQL
7 7 (12.96%) Java
7 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
7 7 (12.96%) OOD
8 6 (11.11%) .NET
8 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
9 5 (9.26%) SLA
9 5 (9.26%) MCP
9 5 (9.26%) Linux
9 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
9 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
9 5 (9.26%) Marketing
10 4 (7.41%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (7.41%) IBM
10 4 (7.41%) WordPress
10 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
10 4 (7.41%) Oracle RAC

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (7.41%) WebLogic
1 4 (7.41%) IIS
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (7.41%) WordPress
2 2 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) IP Telephony
1 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.85%) VoIP
2 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (14.81%) Advertising
2 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.26%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Games
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Billing
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
2 4 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.41%) Clustering
4 3 (5.56%) Social Media
4 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.70%) iPhone
6 1 (1.85%) Tandem
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) EPoS
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Linux
3 4 (7.41%) Android
3 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.41%) AIX
3 4 (7.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) OO
2 7 (12.96%) OOD
2 7 (12.96%) Web Development
2 7 (12.96%) Business Development
3 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (7.41%) Change Control
4 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (7.41%) CRM
4 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.56%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (3.70%) ITIL
6 2 (3.70%) Refactoring
7 1 (1.85%) B2B
7 1 (1.85%) Project Management
7 1 (1.85%) Information Security Management
7 1 (1.85%) Security Management
7 1 (1.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) C#
2 7 (12.96%) Java
2 7 (12.96%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) C
3 4 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) MCP
2 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.70%) CCNA
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (7.41%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.85%) Nessus
2 1 (1.85%) Nmap
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) Sun
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
3 4 (7.41%) IBM
4 3 (5.56%) Mitel
4 3 (5.56%) Avaya
5 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
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Salary: From £14,000 to £16,500 per annum +Quarterly Comission
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich
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Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago