The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 75 73 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.26% 0.14% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.14% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £19,375 £35,000 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.64% +77.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,875 £35,000 £17,250
10% offered a salary of more than £20,875 £35,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
Trainee
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
756 692 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.30% 96.65% 93.46%
Number of salaries quoted 648 577 373
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Trainee
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Sheffield

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) SQLite
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Xcode
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) Progress
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) WebSpeed

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) WebSpeed
1 1 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Progress