The table below looks at the statistics for the Trainee Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Trainee Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trainee Programmer
Rank 895 867 893
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee Programmer 7 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.009% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 8
Average salary £21,500 £20,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,244 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £20,500 £24,050
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Trainee Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Trainee Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Trainee Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Trainee Programmer within the UK.

Trainee Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

Trainee Programmer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
England -22 6 £20,500 +2.50%
South East - 3 £21,500 -
Newbury - 3 £21,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £21,500 -
Coventry -9 2 £19,500 -4.87%
West Midlands -11 2 £19,500 -4.87%
South West -27 1 £18,859 -5.70%
Scotland - 1 £27,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £27,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £18,859 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £18,859 -

Trainee Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Trainee Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Degree
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Progress 4GL
4 3 (27.27%) Progress
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Pascal
5 2 (18.18%) Middleware
5 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) Retail

Trainee Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Trainee Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Workflow
1 2 (18.18%) Information Security
1 2 (18.18%) Document Management
1 2 (18.18%) OO
1 2 (18.18%) OOD
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
3 3 (27.27%) Progress 4GL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB
4 2 (18.18%) Pascal
4 2 (18.18%) PHP5
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Progress
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle