Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Trainee was £20,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Trainee
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 145 174
Rank change year-on-year -19 +29 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 14 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.45% 0.13% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.14% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 15
Cheshire median annual salary £20,500 £18,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.89% -35.71% +21.74%
10th Percentile £19,250 £17,000 £21,550
90th Percentile £36,250 £19,400 £34,300
North West median annual salary £20,500 £19,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year +7.89% -26.21% +11.96%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2951 2189 3136
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.87% 97.29% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 1879 2660
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Trainee
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Trainee in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Trainee in Cheshire

Trainee
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Trainee in Cheshire

Trainee
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Trainee in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Trainee in Cheshire

Trainee
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -2 3 £26,500 +47.22%
Nantwich - 2 £18,000 -
Chester - 2 £26,500 -
Wilmslow +14 1 - -
Crewe - 1 £20,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £20,500 -
Macclesfield - 1 £20,500 - 1
Runcorn - 1 £20,500 -
Widnes - 1 £20,500 -
Trainee
North West

Trainee Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Trainee job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Trainee in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
1 7 (50.00%) CCENT
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Physics
4 1 (7.14%) Lua
4 1 (7.14%) iPhone
4 1 (7.14%) R
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) JBoss
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Economics
4 1 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic

Trainee Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Economics
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Lua
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) R
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 7 (50.00%) CCENT
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft