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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trainee
Rank 239 214 202
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 4 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.069% 0.42% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.44% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 14
Average salary £20,000 £20,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,550 £18,859 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,500 £29,700
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £20,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
5610 5895 4901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.24% 95.34% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4719 4866 4220
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,932 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 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
Somerset +2 2 £20,000 -2.43% 2
Bristol -16 1 £22,500 +12.50% 9
Gloucestershire -19 1 £16,500 -12.50%
Trainee
England

Trainee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) Degree
3 11 (36.67%) C#
4 10 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 10 (33.33%) HTML
4 10 (33.33%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) .NET
4 10 (33.33%) CSS
5 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (30.00%) TDD
6 8 (26.67%) Spring
6 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
6 8 (26.67%) Retail
6 8 (26.67%) Web Services
6 8 (26.67%) JUnit
6 8 (26.67%) OOP
6 8 (26.67%) OO
6 8 (26.67%) MySQL
6 8 (26.67%) C++
6 8 (26.67%) OOD
6 8 (26.67%) Selenium
6 8 (26.67%) FitNesse
6 8 (26.67%) Apache CXF
6 8 (26.67%) Product Management
6 8 (26.67%) Apache Camel
6 8 (26.67%) Procedural Programming
6 8 (26.67%) Java EE
7 6 (20.00%) Time Management
7 6 (20.00%) Finance

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) JUnit
1 8 (26.67%) Selenium
1 8 (26.67%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (26.67%) Retail
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) HTML
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
1 10 (33.33%) CSS
2 8 (26.67%) Web Services
2 8 (26.67%) Spring
2 8 (26.67%) Java EE
2 8 (26.67%) Apache CXF
2 8 (26.67%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Social Media
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Physics
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Economics
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (30.00%) TDD
2 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (26.67%) Product Management
2 8 (26.67%) OOD
2 8 (26.67%) OOP
2 8 (26.67%) OO
2 8 (26.67%) Scrum
2 8 (26.67%) Procedural Programming
3 6 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.33%) B2B
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Process Management
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) Validation
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analytics
5 1 (3.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
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Salary: £14000.00 - £15500.00 per annum
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