The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank - 17 9
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 2.17% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.17% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Trainee
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Highlands 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
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
13 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 81.25% 100.00% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 10
Average salary £28,414 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.65% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands