The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 726 701 695
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 149 190 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 134 149 136
Average salary £23,000 £23,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,000 £16,203
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £20,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
Trainee
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97370 101347 93701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.19% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81930 82728 78452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in England

Trainee
Salary Trend in England

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

Trainee Salary Trend in England

Trainee
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Trainee across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Trainee Salary Histogram in England

Trainee
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 54 £26,000 -3.70% 30
South East +3 32 £20,000 -20.00% 4
East of England +19 20 £19,500 -18.75% 1
North West +10 19 £23,250 +1.08% 7
East Midlands -1 8 £22,500 +9.22% 3
Yorkshire -15 8 £25,000 +11.11% 4
South West -24 7 £20,750 +3.75% 13
West Midlands -18 3 £22,500 +15.38% 2
Trainee
UK

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 107 (32.62%) Degree
2 72 (21.95%) Finance
3 66 (20.12%) SQL
4 53 (16.16%) Computer Science
5 45 (13.72%) MS Excel
6 44 (13.41%) Mathematics
7 43 (13.11%) Microsoft
8 38 (11.59%) .NET
9 36 (10.98%) MS Office
9 36 (10.98%) Windows
10 33 (10.06%) C++
10 33 (10.06%) HTML
11 32 (9.76%) Java
11 32 (9.76%) C#
12 31 (9.45%) SQL Server
13 27 (8.23%) CSS
14 26 (7.93%) Oracle
14 26 (7.93%) Project Management
14 26 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (7.62%) Banking
16 24 (7.32%) OO
17 23 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (6.71%) Physics
19 21 (6.40%) Advertising
20 19 (5.79%) Software Engineering
20 19 (5.79%) VB.NET
21 18 (5.49%) UNIX
21 18 (5.49%) Marketing
22 17 (5.18%) ITIL
23 16 (4.88%) OOD

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 7 (2.13%) IIS
2 6 (1.83%) Apache
3 5 (1.52%) WordPress
3 5 (1.52%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.30%) nginx
5 1 (0.30%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.30%) Lync
5 1 (0.30%) JBoss
5 1 (0.30%) SAS
5 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 45 (13.72%) MS Excel
2 36 (10.98%) MS Office
3 13 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.13%) MS Project
5 4 (1.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.61%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.61%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.22%) SaaS
1 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.83%) Internet
2 5 (1.52%) VoIP
3 3 (0.91%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.61%) Wireless
4 2 (0.61%) Broadband
4 2 (0.61%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.61%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.30%) Skype
5 1 (0.30%) FTP
5 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.30%) CTI
5 1 (0.30%) PBX
5 1 (0.30%) ATM
5 1 (0.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.35%) DB2
3 9 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.44%) MySQL
4 8 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.83%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.52%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 5 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.91%) Big Data
10 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.61%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 9 (2.74%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.13%) Selenium
2 7 (2.13%) FitNesse
2 7 (2.13%) JUnit
3 6 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.52%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.22%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.61%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.30%) gulp
General
1 72 (21.95%) Finance
2 25 (7.62%) Banking
3 21 (6.40%) Advertising
4 18 (5.49%) Marketing
5 16 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.96%) Legal
7 12 (3.66%) Retail
8 7 (2.13%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.52%) German Language
9 5 (1.52%) Billing
9 5 (1.52%) Law
10 4 (1.22%) Games
11 3 (0.91%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.91%) French Language
11 3 (0.91%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.61%) Electronics
12 2 (0.61%) Publishing
12 2 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.61%) Cantonese Language
12 2 (0.61%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (11.59%) .NET
2 33 (10.06%) HTML
3 27 (8.23%) CSS
4 14 (4.27%) .NET Framework
5 13 (3.96%) Web Services
6 8 (2.44%) Spring
6 8 (2.44%) XML
7 7 (2.13%) Java EE
7 7 (2.13%) Apache CXF
7 7 (2.13%) Apache Camel
8 6 (1.83%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.52%) JSON
10 4 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (1.22%) Entity Framework
11 3 (0.91%) LAMP
12 2 (0.61%) EDI
13 1 (0.30%) jQuery
13 1 (0.30%) Laravel
13 1 (0.30%) REST
13 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.16%) Computer Science
2 44 (13.41%) Mathematics
3 26 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (6.71%) Physics
5 13 (3.96%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.74%) AS400
6 9 (2.74%) Tandem
7 7 (2.13%) Social Network
7 7 (2.13%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.83%) Clustering
8 6 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.52%) Social Media
9 5 (1.52%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.22%) Economics
10 4 (1.22%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.22%) Chemistry
10 4 (1.22%) Statistics
10 4 (1.22%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.22%) Blog
11 3 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.98%) Windows
2 18 (5.49%) UNIX
3 15 (4.57%) Linux
4 7 (2.13%) Solaris
5 6 (1.83%) Android
6 5 (1.52%) AIX
7 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (7.93%) Project Management
2 24 (7.32%) OO
3 23 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (5.79%) Software Engineering
5 17 (5.18%) ITIL
6 16 (4.88%) OOD
6 16 (4.88%) Business Analysis
6 16 (4.88%) Mentoring
7 15 (4.57%) Change Control
8 13 (3.96%) Product Management
8 13 (3.96%) OOP
9 12 (3.66%) Time Management
10 11 (3.35%) CRM
10 11 (3.35%) Scrum
11 10 (3.05%) Statistical Analysis
12 9 (2.74%) Business Development
12 9 (2.74%) ERP
13 8 (2.44%) TDD
13 8 (2.44%) Web Development
14 7 (2.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 66 (20.12%) SQL
2 33 (10.06%) C++
3 32 (9.76%) Java
3 32 (9.76%) C#
4 19 (5.79%) VB.NET
5 13 (3.96%) JavaScript
6 12 (3.66%) C
7 11 (3.35%) PHP
8 10 (3.05%) VB
9 6 (1.83%) Python
9 6 (1.83%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.22%) AWK
10 4 (1.22%) Perl
10 4 (1.22%) Tcl
10 4 (1.22%) sed
10 4 (1.22%) Lua
11 2 (0.61%) Ruby
12 1 (0.30%) Korn
12 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.30%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 107 (32.62%) Degree
2 9 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (1.52%) MCP
4 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.91%) CCNA
5 3 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.30%) MCITP
6 1 (0.30%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.30%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.30%) PMP
6 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.30%) MCSE
6 1 (0.30%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.27%) SLA
2 3 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.91%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.52%) Data Guard
1 5 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.61%) Nmap
3 2 (0.61%) Nessus
4 1 (0.30%) WSUS
4 1 (0.30%) Puppet
4 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.93%) Oracle
3 10 (3.05%) VMware
4 6 (1.83%) Sybase
5 5 (1.52%) Sun
5 5 (1.52%) IBM
6 4 (1.22%) Mitel
6 4 (1.22%) Google
6 4 (1.22%) Avaya
6 4 (1.22%) Informatica
7 3 (0.91%) Citrix
8 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.61%) Cisco
9 1 (0.30%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.30%) Adobe
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.30%) SAP
9 1 (0.30%) Yahoo!
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