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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 146 135 150
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 6 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.26% 0.36% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.38% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £21,500 £28,000 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.21% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,250 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +1.19%
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
2162 2389 2480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.12% 96.41% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 1912 2074
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 £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 27 April 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
Watford +3 3 £21,500 -48.19%
Rickmansworth - 3 £21,500 -
Trainee
East of England

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Nessus
4 1 (9.09%) Nmap
4 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
1 1 (9.09%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft