The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 207 190 193
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 27 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.44% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 17
Average salary £20,250 £20,500 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,151 £15,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £28,200 £24,200
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5873 4986 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.85% 95.19% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4874 4330 4722
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Trainee
England

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
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 July 2014. 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 -3 12 £20,000 -2.43% 14
Wiltshire -3 5 £21,500 -31.20% 1
Somerset -22 5 £21,500 +10.25%
Gloucestershire -1 4 £17,680 -29.28% 1
Devon -10 1 £20,000 +23.43%
Trainee
England

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Degree
3 11 (25.58%) Business Development
3 11 (25.58%) SQL
4 10 (23.26%) C#
4 10 (23.26%) Project Management
5 9 (20.93%) C++
5 9 (20.93%) Java
5 9 (20.93%) .NET
5 9 (20.93%) MS Office
5 9 (20.93%) Marketing
5 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
6 8 (18.60%) VB.NET
6 8 (18.60%) SLA
7 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
7 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
7 6 (13.95%) Time Management
8 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
8 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
8 5 (11.63%) Windows
8 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.63%) CRM
8 5 (11.63%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
9 4 (9.30%) VB
9 4 (9.30%) Games
9 4 (9.30%) Game Development
10 3 (6.98%) Resource Management
10 3 (6.98%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (6.98%) Data Management

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Marketing
3 4 (9.30%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
2 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Business Development
2 10 (23.26%) Project Management
3 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
3 6 (13.95%) Time Management
4 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.63%) CRM
5 4 (9.30%) Game Development
6 3 (6.98%) Resource Management
6 3 (6.98%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (6.98%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Manual Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Automation Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Online Marketing
7 1 (2.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) C#
3 9 (20.93%) C++
3 9 (20.93%) Java
4 8 (18.60%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.30%) VB
6 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.63%) Salesforce.com
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