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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 308 314 320
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 10 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.089% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 12
Average salary £26,250 £21,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,200
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
10440 11106 11887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.14% 93.20% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8854 9715 10915
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 1 October 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 8 (40.00%) Banking
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (10.00%) MS Office
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Back Office
5 2 (10.00%) Business Development
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) Social Media
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.00%) Tableau
6 1 (5.00%) Facebook
6 1 (5.00%) Twitter

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.00%) QlikView
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 8 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
3 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.00%) Back Office
4 2 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Billing
5 1 (5.00%) French Language
5 1 (5.00%) German Language
5 1 (5.00%) Italian Language
5 1 (5.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML5
1 1 (5.00%) Ajax
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) Business Development
2 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.00%) Content Management
3 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Scrum
3 1 (5.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (5.00%) QMS
3 1 (5.00%) Web Development
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau
2 1 (5.00%) Facebook
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter
2 1 (5.00%) LexisNexis
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) BT
2 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Dell
2 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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