The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 57 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.99% 0.16% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.17% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £21,000 £23,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -6.12%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £20,250 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -3.57%
Trainee
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 590 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.04% 94.25% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 424 483 620
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Trainee
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Somerset

Trainee
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Clevedon - 3 £21,000 -
Bath - 1 £20,000 -
Bridgwater - 1 £20,500 -
Trainee
South West

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) Marketing
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) MySQL
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
3 6 (54.55%) IIS
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) CRM
3 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) Adobe
3 6 (54.55%) Acrobat
3 6 (54.55%) Intranet
3 6 (54.55%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (54.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (54.55%) InDesign
3 6 (54.55%) Graphic Design
3 6 (54.55%) Email Marketing
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Java EE
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
1 6 (54.55%) Acrobat
1 6 (54.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (54.55%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Graphic Design
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) CRM
1 6 (54.55%) Email Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Product Management
4 1 (9.09%) Procedural Programming
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) Adobe