The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 282 332 318
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 25 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.081% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.088% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 12
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £20,200 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
Trainee
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9597 11355 11139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.75% 92.39% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8262 9517 9791
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Trainee
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Trainee Salary Trend in the City of London

Trainee
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Trainee across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Trainee Salary Histogram in the City of London

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (59.46%) Degree
2 19 (51.35%) Computer Science
3 18 (48.65%) Finance
4 16 (43.24%) C++
5 15 (40.54%) MS Office
6 13 (35.14%) Project Management
6 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
7 9 (24.32%) Java
8 8 (21.62%) .NET
8 8 (21.62%) Banking
9 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
9 7 (18.92%) Statistical Analysis
9 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
9 7 (18.92%) Change Control
9 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (18.92%) SQL
9 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
10 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
10 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (16.22%) VB
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle
10 6 (16.22%) Sybase
10 6 (16.22%) DB2
10 6 (16.22%) MS Project
10 6 (16.22%) C
10 6 (16.22%) UNIX
10 6 (16.22%) Windows
10 6 (16.22%) UML
10 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
10 6 (16.22%) Relational Database

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Office
2 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
3 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (16.22%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) DB2
1 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
1 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Advertising
4 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 3 (8.11%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Billing
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Law
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
3 6 (16.22%) Physics
4 2 (5.41%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) UNIX
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Project Management
2 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
2 7 (18.92%) Statistical Analysis
2 7 (18.92%) Change Control
3 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
3 6 (16.22%) Use Case
3 6 (16.22%) UML
3 6 (16.22%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) CRM
5 3 (8.11%) B2B
5 3 (8.11%) Product Management
5 3 (8.11%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.70%) MVC
7 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
7 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.70%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.70%) System Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) C++
2 9 (24.32%) Java
3 7 (18.92%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
4 6 (16.22%) C
4 6 (16.22%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (59.46%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) MCP
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
1 6 (16.22%) Sybase
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
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