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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 684 685 658
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 190 166 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 149 136 174
Average salary £23,000 £20,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £16,203 £17,450
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,600
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
101207 93640 105041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.21% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82615 78406 90395
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +18 59 £27,000 +35.00% 23
South East -33 43 £25,000 - 3
Yorkshire -24 26 £22,500 +18.42% 5
South West -10 25 £20,000 -13.97% 15
North West -27 18 £23,000 +12.19% 12
East of England -17 10 £24,000 +15.66% 2
West Midlands -9 5 £19,500 -2.50% 5
East Midlands -10 5 £20,600 -18.41% 2
North East -4 2 £16,250 -14.47% 1
Trainee
UK

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 148 (40.11%) Degree
2 86 (23.31%) Finance
3 83 (22.49%) C#
4 80 (21.68%) Microsoft
5 79 (21.41%) .NET
5 79 (21.41%) MS Excel
6 68 (18.43%) HTML
7 67 (18.16%) SQL
7 67 (18.16%) SQL Server
8 56 (15.18%) JavaScript
9 48 (13.01%) Computer Science
10 45 (12.20%) Java
11 44 (11.92%) CSS
12 43 (11.65%) ASP.NET
13 33 (8.94%) VB.NET
14 32 (8.67%) PHP
15 29 (7.86%) Business Development
16 28 (7.59%) Advertising
17 27 (7.32%) MS Office
18 26 (7.05%) Visual Studio
18 26 (7.05%) Windows
19 24 (6.50%) SLA
20 23 (6.23%) Linux
20 23 (6.23%) Marketing
21 22 (5.96%) Web Development
22 21 (5.69%) MVC
22 21 (5.69%) Oracle
23 20 (5.42%) Software Engineering
24 19 (5.15%) Mathematics
24 19 (5.15%) QA

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 9 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.90%) Apache
2 7 (1.90%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.08%) IIS
4 3 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.27%) Kentico
6 1 (0.27%) Lync
6 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 79 (21.41%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.32%) MS Office
3 14 (3.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.36%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.08%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.81%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.81%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.27%) InDesign
7 1 (0.27%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.27%) BASE24
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.44%) GitHub
2 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.36%) Internet
2 4 (1.08%) LAN
2 4 (1.08%) WAN
2 4 (1.08%) Network Security
3 3 (0.81%) NAS
3 3 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.81%) SAN
4 2 (0.54%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.54%) Firewall
4 2 (0.54%) DNS
4 2 (0.54%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.27%) DHCP
5 1 (0.27%) HTTP
5 1 (0.27%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (18.16%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.61%) MySQL
3 12 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (3.25%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.90%) DB2
5 6 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.08%) Big Data
7 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.27%) QlikView
10 1 (0.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (7.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (0.81%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.27%) Selenium
3 1 (0.27%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.27%) RSpec
3 1 (0.27%) JBehave
3 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.27%) Hudson
3 1 (0.27%) Behat
3 1 (0.27%) Concordion
3 1 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 86 (23.31%) Finance
2 28 (7.59%) Advertising
3 23 (6.23%) Marketing
4 19 (5.15%) Banking
4 19 (5.15%) Retail
5 17 (4.61%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.71%) Legal
7 8 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.90%) Law
8 7 (1.90%) Games
9 6 (1.63%) German Language
10 5 (1.36%) French Language
11 3 (0.81%) Back Office
12 2 (0.54%) Electronics
12 2 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.54%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (21.41%) .NET
2 68 (18.43%) HTML
3 44 (11.92%) CSS
4 43 (11.65%) ASP.NET
5 12 (3.25%) HTML5
6 11 (2.98%) jQuery
6 11 (2.98%) Web Services
7 10 (2.71%) LAMP
7 10 (2.71%) Ajax
8 8 (2.17%) XML
8 8 (2.17%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.36%) CSS3
10 3 (0.81%) WPF
10 3 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.81%) Flash
11 2 (0.54%) Middleware
12 1 (0.27%) JBoss Seam
12 1 (0.27%) JSON
12 1 (0.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 1 (0.27%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.01%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.15%) Mathematics
3 12 (3.25%) Open Source
3 12 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.17%) Mainframe
5 8 (2.17%) Social Media
6 7 (1.90%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.90%) EPoS
6 7 (1.90%) EFTPOS
7 3 (0.81%) Animation
7 3 (0.81%) New Media
8 2 (0.54%) CESG
8 2 (0.54%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.54%) GIS
8 2 (0.54%) Clustering
8 2 (0.54%) Economics
8 2 (0.54%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.05%) Windows
2 23 (6.23%) Linux
3 14 (3.79%) UNIX
4 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.81%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.54%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.54%) Android
7 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.27%) Solaris
7 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.27%) SUSE
7 1 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (7.86%) Business Development
2 22 (5.96%) Web Development
3 21 (5.69%) MVC
4 20 (5.42%) Software Engineering
5 18 (4.88%) Project Management
6 14 (3.79%) ITIL
6 14 (3.79%) OO
6 14 (3.79%) Test Scripting
7 13 (3.52%) Regression Testing
8 12 (3.25%) Service Delivery
9 11 (2.98%) Monte Carlo Method
10 10 (2.71%) B2B
10 10 (2.71%) CRM
10 10 (2.71%) Time Management
10 10 (2.71%) Data Analysis
11 9 (2.44%) Software Testing
11 9 (2.44%) Knowledge Management
11 9 (2.44%) Analytics
12 8 (2.17%) B2C
13 7 (1.90%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (22.49%) C#
2 67 (18.16%) SQL
3 56 (15.18%) JavaScript
4 45 (12.20%) Java
5 33 (8.94%) VB.NET
6 32 (8.67%) PHP
7 12 (3.25%) VB
7 12 (3.25%) C
8 11 (2.98%) C++
9 10 (2.71%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.63%) VB6
11 3 (0.81%) Lua
11 3 (0.81%) Progress 4GL
11 3 (0.81%) ABAP
12 2 (0.54%) Pascal
12 2 (0.54%) PHP5
13 1 (0.27%) Ruby
13 1 (0.27%) Python
13 1 (0.27%) VBScript
13 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 148 (40.11%) Degree
2 11 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.81%) HND
3 3 (0.81%) ISEB
3 3 (0.81%) CCNA
3 3 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (0.81%) A+ Certification
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.54%) CISSP
4 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.54%) PCI QSA
4 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) MCITP
5 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.27%) PhD
5 1 (0.27%) MCSE
5 1 (0.27%) RHCE
5 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.50%) SLA
2 19 (5.15%) QA
3 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 8 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.81%) XenApp
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.81%) Opsview
2 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.27%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 80 (21.68%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.69%) Oracle
3 17 (4.61%) SAP
4 10 (2.71%) IBM
5 8 (2.17%) VMware
5 8 (2.17%) Citrix
6 7 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.63%) Sage
7 6 (1.63%) Dell
7 6 (1.63%) Google
8 4 (1.08%) HP
9 3 (0.81%) Progress
9 3 (0.81%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.81%) NetApp
9 3 (0.81%) Quark
10 2 (0.54%) ESRI
10 2 (0.54%) Symantec
10 2 (0.54%) McAfee
10 2 (0.54%) CODA
10 2 (0.54%) Adobe
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Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + OTE £45000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE £35000
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission and Incentives!
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £14000 to £18000 per annum - DoE, Plus Uncapped Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + uncapped
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + OTE Yr 1 £30k
Posted: 6 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum + benefits OTE £40k Yr 1
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £400000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + OTE £40,000
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London
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + OTE £45,000
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Winchester
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Salary: £19,038 - £26,541 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + uncapped
Posted: 7 days ago