The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 119 113 103
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Average salary £12,500 £20,000 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Trainee
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1775 1484 1503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.69% 93.86% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1314 1297
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Trainee
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Bristol

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (33.33%) Degree
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) C++
2 6 (28.57%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) Business Development
2 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (19.05%) Games
4 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (19.05%) Game Development
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.52%) VB
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.76%) Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.76%) SLA
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) MS Office
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Management Information System

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 6 (28.57%) Business Development
3 4 (19.05%) Game Development
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
1 6 (28.57%) C++
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.52%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £750000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £18000 per annum + excellent OTE, training
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + uncapped
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + commision
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £400000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE £35000
Posted: 22 days ago