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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 223 237 238
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 25 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.28% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 16
Average salary £24,000 £27,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,600 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,800 £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £21,375 £21,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +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
6279 6829 6995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.27% 95.28% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5001 5536 5865
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 £24,690 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +12 14 £28,000 -3.44% 4
Manchester +6 11 £22,750 -6.18% 4
Trainee
England

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 11 (21.15%) Windows
3 9 (17.31%) Advertising
4 8 (15.38%) Java
4 8 (15.38%) Monte Carlo Method
5 7 (13.46%) Business Development
5 7 (13.46%) .NET
5 7 (13.46%) CRM
6 6 (11.54%) MCP
6 6 (11.54%) IIS
7 5 (9.62%) VMware
7 5 (9.62%) OO
8 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (7.69%) SQL
8 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
8 4 (7.69%) Refactoring
8 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 4 (7.69%) Social Media
9 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
9 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.77%) Mitel
9 3 (5.77%) Citrix
9 3 (5.77%) Games
9 3 (5.77%) Avaya
9 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
9 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.85%) CCNA

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 6 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.92%) WordPress
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
1 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
1 2 (3.85%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.92%) VoIP
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.92%) Grunt
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (17.31%) Advertising
2 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.77%) Games
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Billing
4 2 (3.85%) Finance
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.85%) CSS
2 2 (3.85%) jQuery
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.92%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.92%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.69%) Social Media
2 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.85%) iPhone
3 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Tandem
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) Monte Carlo Method
2 7 (13.46%) CRM
2 7 (13.46%) Business Development
3 5 (9.62%) OO
4 4 (7.69%) Refactoring
5 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.85%) Logistics
6 2 (3.85%) MVC
6 2 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (3.85%) Analytics
7 1 (1.92%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.92%) Coaching
7 1 (1.92%) Scrum
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL
7 1 (1.92%) ERP
7 1 (1.92%) B2B
7 1 (1.92%) Project Management
7 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) Java
2 4 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (3.85%) C#
3 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) MCP
3 2 (3.85%) CCNA
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Nessus
2 1 (1.92%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) VMware
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.77%) Citrix
3 3 (5.77%) Avaya
3 3 (5.77%) Mitel
4 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.92%) Qualys
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
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