The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 206 211 205
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 18 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 5
Average salary £27,500 £18,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.77% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £21,750 £21,250 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Trainee
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5184 5073 4883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.85% 93.98% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3902 3712 3972
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Trainee
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Berkshire

Trainee
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Trainee across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Trainee Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Trainee
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
(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
Reading +4 14 £27,500 +61.76% 4
Maidenhead - 3 £18,500 -
Newbury -7 1 £22,000 +15.78%
Trainee
South East

Trainee
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 22 (81.48%) Degree
2 15 (55.56%) SLA
2 15 (55.56%) Symantec
2 15 (55.56%) McAfee
2 15 (55.56%) Information Security
2 15 (55.56%) IronPort
2 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
4 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Local Government
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) MCITP
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Finance
5 1 (3.70%) Server+ Certification
5 1 (3.70%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) Linux

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Information Security
2 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
2 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Server+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (55.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Symantec
1 15 (55.56%) McAfee
1 15 (55.56%) IronPort
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