The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 136 128 163
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.39% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 7
Average salary £24,000 £16,250 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.69% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Trainee
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2238 1902 2800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.88% 95.24% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1849 1569 2204
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Trainee
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Trainee
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £24,000 -
Hertford -5 1 £21,500 +13.15%
Hoddesdon - 1 £21,500 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £22,000 -
Trainee
East of England

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Apple

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) DWDM
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Apple