The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 221 232 225
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 21 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.25% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 26
Average salary £23,500 £21,750 £17,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.04% +22.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,250 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £26,250
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6673 6931 7192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.74% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5396 5932 6340
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Trainee
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
Cheshire -3 11 £23,000 +2.22% 2
Manchester +5 10 £24,000 +26.31% 9
Merseyside 0 2 - -
Trainee
England

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (20.51%) Monte Carlo Method
2 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (20.51%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
3 7 (17.95%) Web Development
4 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.38%) Citrix
4 6 (15.38%) VMware
5 5 (12.82%) C#
5 5 (12.82%) Windows
5 5 (12.82%) .NET
6 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
6 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.26%) Finance
7 3 (7.69%) LAN
7 3 (7.69%) WAN
7 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 3 (7.69%) IIS
7 3 (7.69%) MS Office
7 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.69%) QA
7 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (5.13%) Economics

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.56%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) LAN
1 3 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) MS Access
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) HTML
2 7 (17.95%) CSS
3 5 (12.82%) .NET
4 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.13%) jQuery
4 2 (5.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.13%) Economics
2 2 (5.13%) Statistics
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Monte Carlo Method
2 7 (17.95%) Web Development
3 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Product Management
5 2 (5.13%) Logistics
5 2 (5.13%) Time Management
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) ERP
6 1 (2.56%) B2B
6 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.56%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security Management
6 1 (2.56%) Security Management
6 1 (2.56%) SEO
6 1 (2.56%) Workflow
6 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security
6 1 (2.56%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.82%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) PHP
4 2 (5.13%) C
5 1 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.13%) XenApp
3 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Citrix
1 6 (15.38%) VMware
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Siebel
4 1 (2.56%) Twitter
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