The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 102 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £20,000 - £26,250
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 - £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £25,600 - £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £19,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.12%
Trainee
East of 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 Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1116 877 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 97.13% 95.02% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 954 795 881
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Trainee
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Trainee
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Dunstable - 2 £19,500 -
Luton - 1 £27,000 -
Trainee
East of England

Trainee
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) SLA

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle