The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 88 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.52% 0.083% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.086% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £16,250 £12,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.38%
Trainee
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
914 1161 1193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.11% 96.03% 93.64%
Number of salaries quoted 829 958 1000
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Trainee
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Kent

Trainee
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 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
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £16,250 - 3
Maidstone - 1 - -
Trainee
South East

Trainee
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (60.00%) Social Network
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: Strong bonus and other incentives
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago