The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 572 571 585
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 54 59 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.13% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 31
Average salary £26,000 £27,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,750 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £20,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
Trainee
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41596 43445 41197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35513 36298 34581
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in London

Trainee
Salary Trend in London

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

Trainee Salary Trend in London

Trainee
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Trainee across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Trainee Salary Histogram in London

Trainee
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
City of London +25 20 £26,000 -10.34% 14
Hounslow - 2 £19,500 - 1
Clapham - 2 £29,000 -
Trainee
England

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 43 (37.72%) Finance
2 40 (35.09%) Degree
3 30 (26.32%) Computer Science
4 27 (23.68%) MS Excel
5 23 (20.18%) MS Office
6 22 (19.30%) Banking
7 21 (18.42%) C++
8 19 (16.67%) SQL
9 18 (15.79%) Project Management
10 17 (14.91%) Windows
11 16 (14.04%) UNIX
12 13 (11.40%) Business Analysis
12 13 (11.40%) Mathematics
13 12 (10.53%) Legal
13 12 (10.53%) Java
13 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (9.65%) Data Centre
14 11 (9.65%) .NET
14 11 (9.65%) DB2
14 11 (9.65%) Physics
15 10 (8.77%) Statistical Analysis
15 10 (8.77%) .NET Framework
15 10 (8.77%) VB.NET
15 10 (8.77%) Change Control
16 9 (7.89%) Mentoring
16 9 (7.89%) Oracle
16 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
16 9 (7.89%) AS400
16 9 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
17 8 (7.02%) Tandem

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 2 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 23 (20.18%) MS Office
3 9 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.26%) MS Project
5 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) VoIP
2 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) DB2
2 6 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 6 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (37.72%) Finance
2 22 (19.30%) Banking
3 12 (10.53%) Legal
4 5 (4.39%) Advertising
5 4 (3.51%) Law
6 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.63%) Marketing
6 3 (2.63%) German Language
6 3 (2.63%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.63%) Retail
7 2 (1.75%) Welsh Language
7 2 (1.75%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.75%) Cantonese Language
7 2 (1.75%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.88%) International Banking
8 1 (0.88%) French Language
8 1 (0.88%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.65%) .NET
2 10 (8.77%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.40%) Mathematics
3 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.65%) Data Centre
4 11 (9.65%) Physics
5 9 (7.89%) AS400
6 8 (7.02%) Tandem
7 7 (6.14%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.91%) Windows
2 16 (14.04%) UNIX
3 5 (4.39%) Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.79%) Project Management
2 13 (11.40%) Business Analysis
3 10 (8.77%) Statistical Analysis
3 10 (8.77%) Change Control
4 9 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 6 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (5.26%) Use Case
5 6 (5.26%) ITIL
5 6 (5.26%) UML
6 5 (4.39%) Product Management
7 4 (3.51%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.51%) CRM
7 4 (3.51%) Risk Management
8 3 (2.63%) Software Testing
8 3 (2.63%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (2.63%) People Management
8 3 (2.63%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (2.63%) SDLC
9 2 (1.75%) DevOps
9 2 (1.75%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.42%) C++
2 19 (16.67%) SQL
3 12 (10.53%) Java
4 10 (8.77%) VB.NET
5 6 (5.26%) VB
5 6 (5.26%) C
6 2 (1.75%) Ruby
6 2 (1.75%) Python
7 1 (0.88%) C#
7 1 (0.88%) RPG
7 1 (0.88%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 40 (35.09%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) MCP
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) Nagios
2 1 (0.88%) Nessus
2 1 (0.88%) Nmap
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (7.89%) Oracle
1 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.26%) Sybase
3 2 (1.75%) VMware
4 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.88%) SAP
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £21000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + 60k OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Uncapped commission
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + great commission
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £21000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + per placement bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £50k OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + An attractive Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £18k - 24k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 25k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London (SW11)
Guru Careers
Salary: £16 - 18k
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £20000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - OTE 30-35k 1st year, 50k+ 2nd year
Posted: 14 days ago