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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 140 130 135
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 7 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.17%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,500 £19,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.12%
Trainee
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2369 2335 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.57% 92.95% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1847 1631
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Trainee
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Reading

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (42.86%) SLA
3 6 (42.86%) Symantec
3 6 (42.86%) McAfee
3 6 (42.86%) IronPort
3 6 (42.86%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) CODA
5 2 (14.29%) General Ledger
5 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) ISEB
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) MySQL
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.14%) MS Office
6 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) General Ledger
3 1 (7.14%) German Language
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opsview
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Symantec
1 6 (42.86%) McAfee
1 6 (42.86%) IronPort
2 2 (14.29%) CODA
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + £45k OTE
Posted: 6 days ago