The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee
Rank 67 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.32% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £14,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £20,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
Trainee
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
599 603 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.78% 97.10% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 513 514 421
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Trainee
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Trainee Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Trainee
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Stoke-on-Trent +11 1 £14,000 -44.00%
Trainee
West Midlands

Trainee
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) OLAP
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Social Media
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Forensics

Trainee
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) OLAP
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS