The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 229 213 191
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 20 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.28% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.29% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 29
Average salary £20,000 £20,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £19,650 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £29,250 £29,600
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.38%
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 South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5900 5512 5301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.12% 95.22% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4834 4637 4668
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Trainee
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Trainee Salary Trend in the South West

Trainee
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Trainee across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Trainee Salary Histogram in the South West

Trainee
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Bristol -8 7 £21,000 +2.43% 15
Devon - 7 £20,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -12 3 £16,500 -43.58% 1
Dorset - 2 £20,000 -
Somerset - 1 £18,000 - 2
Trainee
England

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 23 (62.16%) Degree
2 20 (54.05%) SQL
3 17 (45.95%) HTML
4 15 (40.54%) .NET
5 14 (37.84%) MySQL
5 14 (37.84%) Java
5 14 (37.84%) C#
5 14 (37.84%) CSS
6 12 (32.43%) Web Services
6 12 (32.43%) C++
6 12 (32.43%) Mathematics
7 11 (29.73%) Java EE
7 11 (29.73%) Selenium
7 11 (29.73%) FitNesse
7 11 (29.73%) Spring
7 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
7 11 (29.73%) Retail
7 11 (29.73%) Apache CXF
7 11 (29.73%) Product Management
7 11 (29.73%) Apache Camel
7 11 (29.73%) Procedural Programming
7 11 (29.73%) Scrum
7 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (29.73%) TDD
7 11 (29.73%) JUnit
7 11 (29.73%) OOP
7 11 (29.73%) OO
7 11 (29.73%) OOD
8 9 (24.32%) Windows
9 8 (21.62%) Oracle

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (8.11%) IIS
1 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Acrobat
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (8.11%) InDesign
2 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) JUnit
1 11 (29.73%) Selenium
1 11 (29.73%) FitNesse
2 3 (8.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (29.73%) Retail
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 5 (13.51%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) HTML
2 15 (40.54%) .NET
3 14 (37.84%) CSS
4 12 (32.43%) Web Services
5 11 (29.73%) Spring
5 11 (29.73%) Java EE
5 11 (29.73%) Apache CXF
5 11 (29.73%) Apache Camel
6 3 (8.11%) HTML5
7 1 (2.70%) WCF
7 1 (2.70%) Ajax
7 1 (2.70%) Flash
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Mathematics
2 5 (13.51%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.11%) Graphic Design
4 2 (5.41%) Social Media
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Economics
5 1 (2.70%) Statistics
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) OOD
1 11 (29.73%) Scrum
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (29.73%) TDD
1 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
1 11 (29.73%) OOP
1 11 (29.73%) OO
1 11 (29.73%) Product Management
1 11 (29.73%) Procedural Programming
2 3 (8.11%) CRM
2 3 (8.11%) Email Marketing
2 3 (8.11%) Time Management
3 2 (5.41%) Analytics
4 1 (2.70%) Game Development
4 1 (2.70%) Business Analytics
4 1 (2.70%) Business Transformation
4 1 (2.70%) Web Analytics
4 1 (2.70%) B2B
4 1 (2.70%) Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 14 (37.84%) C#
2 14 (37.84%) Java
3 12 (32.43%) C++
4 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe
3 2 (5.41%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.70%) Netezza
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits OTE £35,000 - £100,000 First Year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum, Benefits Quarterly, Annual & Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + + Bonus + Shift
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £18000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £18000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Basic + up to 35% commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £2500 - £25000 per annum + comission - dependant on experiance
Posted: 8 days ago
Shepton Mallet
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £14000.00 - £15500.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £18000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cirencester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago