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 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 309 311 321
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 11 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.096% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 15
Average salary £29,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,100
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
10694 11004 11838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 93.06% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9658 10857
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 5 (26.32%) Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.53%) QA
7 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (10.53%) Business Development
7 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.53%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
7 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Back Office
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Java
8 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.26%) SQL
8 1 (5.26%) .NET
8 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
8 1 (5.26%) MS Office
8 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (5.26%) SAP
8 1 (5.26%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.26%) QlikView
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Marketing
4 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (10.53%) Back Office
5 2 (10.53%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (5.26%) Billing
6 1 (5.26%) French Language
6 1 (5.26%) German Language
6 1 (5.26%) Italian Language
6 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Ajax
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) Business Development
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
3 1 (5.26%) UML
3 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) BT
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Tableau
2 1 (5.26%) LexisNexis
2 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
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