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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 674 734 665
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -69
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 187 175 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 143 142 169
Average salary £22,250 £21,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £15,400 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
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
95301 104500 95835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.63% 94.60% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 79153 86609 80539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
(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 +52 60 £22,500 - 18
North West +11 34 £26,250 -5.40% 15
South East +11 29 £22,500 +9.75% 6
South West -5 26 £20,000 -2.43% 14
East of England +21 14 £21,500 -27.73% 4
West Midlands -11 10 £18,000 -7.69% 3
Yorkshire +1 8 £22,625 +0.55%
East Midlands +3 6 £30,000 +140.00% 1
Trainee
UK

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 134 (38.95%) Degree
2 64 (18.60%) SQL
3 49 (14.24%) Finance
4 43 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 42 (12.21%) Windows
6 40 (11.63%) .NET
6 40 (11.63%) Java
7 39 (11.34%) C#
8 36 (10.47%) SQL Server
8 36 (10.47%) OO
9 34 (9.88%) Retail
9 34 (9.88%) Mathematics
10 32 (9.30%) MS Excel
11 29 (8.43%) HTML
11 29 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
12 28 (8.14%) MS Office
12 28 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (7.85%) Advertising
13 27 (7.85%) CSS
13 27 (7.85%) Computer Science
14 24 (6.98%) C++
15 22 (6.40%) Web Services
15 22 (6.40%) OOD
16 21 (6.10%) OOP
16 21 (6.10%) Software Engineering
17 19 (5.52%) MySQL
18 17 (4.94%) Product Management
18 17 (4.94%) Oracle
19 16 (4.65%) Scrum
20 15 (4.36%) Spring

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 9 (2.62%) IIS
2 7 (2.03%) Apache
3 3 (0.87%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.58%) FormScape
4 2 (0.58%) SAS
5 1 (0.29%) CMS
5 1 (0.29%) WordPress
5 1 (0.29%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.29%) Lync
5 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 32 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 28 (8.14%) MS Office
3 9 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.58%) MS Project
5 2 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.58%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.45%) VoIP
2 4 (1.16%) Wireless
2 4 (1.16%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.58%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.58%) IP Telephony
3 2 (0.58%) Broadband
4 1 (0.29%) PBX
4 1 (0.29%) IMAP
4 1 (0.29%) Skype
4 1 (0.29%) POP3
4 1 (0.29%) SMTP
4 1 (0.29%) FTP
4 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.29%) DNS
4 1 (0.29%) SSL
4 1 (0.29%) CTI
4 1 (0.29%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.52%) MySQL
3 10 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.03%) DB2
6 6 (1.74%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.87%) Big Data
8 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.58%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (4.36%) JUnit
1 15 (4.36%) Selenium
1 15 (4.36%) FitNesse
2 13 (3.78%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.16%) Mercurial
4 4 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.29%) WebSpeed
5 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 49 (14.24%) Finance
2 34 (9.88%) Retail
3 27 (7.85%) Advertising
4 9 (2.62%) Marketing
5 8 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.33%) Banking
6 6 (1.74%) Legal
7 5 (1.45%) Games
7 5 (1.45%) German Language
8 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.16%) Law
9 3 (0.87%) Publishing
9 3 (0.87%) Billing
10 2 (0.58%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.29%) Local Government
11 1 (0.29%) International Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Military
11 1 (0.29%) French Language
11 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.63%) .NET
2 29 (8.43%) HTML
3 27 (7.85%) CSS
4 22 (6.40%) Web Services
5 15 (4.36%) Spring
5 15 (4.36%) Java EE
5 15 (4.36%) Apache CXF
5 15 (4.36%) Apache Camel
6 8 (2.33%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.74%) XML
7 6 (1.74%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.16%) JSON
8 4 (1.16%) Entity Framework
8 4 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.58%) Mason
9 2 (0.58%) WinForms
10 1 (0.29%) XHTML
10 1 (0.29%) EDI
10 1 (0.29%) LAMP
10 1 (0.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.88%) Mathematics
2 29 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.85%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.20%) Physics
5 9 (2.62%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.03%) Social Media
6 7 (2.03%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.45%) Economics
7 5 (1.45%) Blog
7 5 (1.45%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.16%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.16%) iPhone
8 4 (1.16%) Social Network
8 4 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.16%) AS400
9 3 (0.87%) EPoS
10 2 (0.58%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.58%) Replication
10 2 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.21%) Windows
2 14 (4.07%) Linux
3 11 (3.20%) UNIX
4 6 (1.74%) Windows XP
5 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.16%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.58%) Android
7 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (10.47%) OO
2 28 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (6.40%) OOD
4 21 (6.10%) OOP
4 21 (6.10%) Software Engineering
5 17 (4.94%) Product Management
6 16 (4.65%) Scrum
7 15 (4.36%) TDD
7 15 (4.36%) Business Development
7 15 (4.36%) Procedural Programming
8 14 (4.07%) CRM
9 12 (3.49%) Web Development
10 11 (3.20%) E-Commerce
10 11 (3.20%) ITIL
10 11 (3.20%) Information Security
11 10 (2.91%) Project Management
12 9 (2.62%) Service Management
12 9 (2.62%) B2B
12 9 (2.62%) Coaching
13 8 (2.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 64 (18.60%) SQL
2 40 (11.63%) Java
3 39 (11.34%) C#
4 24 (6.98%) C++
5 8 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.03%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.74%) C
8 4 (1.16%) RPG IV
8 4 (1.16%) PHP
8 4 (1.16%) RPG
9 3 (0.87%) VB
10 2 (0.58%) Python
10 2 (0.58%) Ruby
10 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.29%) Perl
11 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 134 (38.95%) Degree
2 10 (2.91%) MCP
3 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.03%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.16%) CCNA
5 3 (0.87%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.58%) Server+ Certification
6 2 (0.58%) MCITP
6 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.58%) MCSE
7 1 (0.29%) MCSA
7 1 (0.29%) HND
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) CISSP
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.29%) CEH
7 1 (0.29%) CCENT
7 1 (0.29%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.49%) SLA
2 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 5 (1.45%) Nessus
2 4 (1.16%) Nmap
3 1 (0.29%) WSUS
3 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.29%) Nagios
3 1 (0.29%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 43 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.94%) Oracle
3 11 (3.20%) VMware
4 10 (2.91%) IronPort
4 10 (2.91%) Symantec
4 10 (2.91%) McAfee
5 8 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.03%) ATG
6 7 (2.03%) hybris
6 7 (2.03%) Demandware
7 6 (1.74%) Citrix
8 4 (1.16%) Informatica
8 4 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (0.87%) Cisco
9 3 (0.87%) Avaya
9 3 (0.87%) Mitel
10 2 (0.58%) Sybase
10 2 (0.58%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.58%) Cognos
11 1 (0.29%) Progress
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