The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 19 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.11% - 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% - 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £18,000 - £18,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £20,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
Trainee
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan 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
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
72 44 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 98.63% 97.78% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 54 43 106
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Trainee
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Wigan

Trainee
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree