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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 294 326 303
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 13 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 12
Average salary £20,500 £25,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £21,450 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £30,000 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
9768 11643 11166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 92.49% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 9804 9765
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 24 April 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 7 (25.93%) Finance
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
1 7 (25.93%) Advertising
2 6 (22.22%) MS Office
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) B2B
4 4 (14.81%) Retail
5 3 (11.11%) Business Development
6 2 (7.41%) Telemarketing
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
6 2 (7.41%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) Java
7 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.70%) MCP
7 1 (3.70%) VB
7 1 (3.70%) .NET
7 1 (3.70%) MySQL
7 1 (3.70%) Windows
7 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
7 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) Games
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Military
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Banking
7 1 (3.70%) Quality Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Advertising
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Military
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Physics
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) B2B
2 3 (11.11%) Business Development
3 2 (7.41%) Telemarketing
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) Fund Management
4 1 (3.70%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (3.70%) System Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Management
4 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
4 1 (3.70%) MVC
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Data Management
4 1 (3.70%) Document Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
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