The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 51 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.72% 0.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £20,500 £20,600 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.48% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
Trainee
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
399 520 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.38% 97.93% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 321 458 319
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Trainee
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Leicester

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CTI
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) PBX
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) CTI
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft