The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Trainee featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Trainee
UK
Rank 675 835 741
Rank change year-on-year
+160 -94
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 171 121 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 127 84 142
Median salary £22,000 £21,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,850 £17,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -2.27%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Trainee
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Trainee in the job title.

Trainee Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Trainee
Salary Trend

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

Trainee Salary Trend in the UK

Trainee
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Trainee over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Trainee Salary Histogram in the UK

Trainee
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +152 154 £22,000 - 45
London +80 56 £22,500 -7.21% 17
East of England +41 29 £22,000 -17.75% 1
South East +52 22 £21,000 -2.32% 7
South West +34 16 £20,750 -30.83% 2
Hertfordshire +27 16 £22,000 -32.30% 1
Yorkshire +27 14 £22,000 +11.39% 1
Essex +25 12 £19,500 +2.63%
Bristol - 12 £20,750 - 2
Billericay - 12 £19,500 -
North Yorkshire - 10 £22,000 -
Berkshire +48 9 - - 4
City of London +39 8 £33,250 +95.58% 10
North West -15 8 £22,000 -21.42% 9
Watford +6 7 £22,000 -32.30%
Harrogate - 7 £22,000 -
South Wales +6 5 £22,000 +22.22%
Cardiff +5 5 £23,750 +31.94%
Wales -10 5 £22,000 +22.22% 1
North East - 5 £27,500 - 5
Cramlington - 5 £27,500 -
Northumberland - 5 £27,500 -
Canary Wharf - 5 - -
West Midlands +33 4 £19,625 +6.08% 2
Somerset +4 4 £20,165 -
Manchester -31 4 £22,000 -12.00% 3
Taunton - 4 £20,165 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 - -
West Sussex - 4 £25,500 - 1
Surrey +44 3 £21,000 -2.32%

Trainee Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Trainee job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Trainee in the job title.

1 92 (30.67%) Degree
2 72 (24.00%) Finance
3 58 (19.33%) Telecoms
4 45 (15.00%) Business Development
5 42 (14.00%) SQL
6 40 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 34 (11.33%) B2B
8 33 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (10.00%) Advertising
9 30 (10.00%) MS Office
9 30 (10.00%) Social Media
10 28 (9.33%) Microsoft
11 25 (8.33%) Windows
12 23 (7.67%) Mathematics
13 22 (7.33%) Computer Science
14 21 (7.00%) Driving Licence
15 20 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (6.33%) German Language
16 19 (6.33%) Oracle
16 19 (6.33%) Web Services
17 18 (6.00%) .NET
17 18 (6.00%) C#
18 17 (5.67%) Retail
18 17 (5.67%) Legal
19 15 (5.00%) Internet
19 15 (5.00%) JavaScript
19 15 (5.00%) B2C
19 15 (5.00%) E-Commerce
19 15 (5.00%) Google
19 15 (5.00%) Network Management

Trainee Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.67%) IIS
1 5 (1.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.33%) Apache
3 1 (0.33%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.33%) CMS
3 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 40 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 30 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.67%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.00%) BASE24
3 2 (0.67%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.00%) SaaS
2 4 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.67%) GitHub
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.00%) Internet
2 12 (4.00%) LAN
3 9 (3.00%) 3G
3 9 (3.00%) 4G
4 8 (2.67%) 2G
5 7 (2.33%) LTE
6 6 (2.00%) ATM
7 4 (1.33%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.67%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.67%) SSH
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.33%) Network Security
9 1 (0.33%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
9 1 (0.33%) SNMP
9 1 (0.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.00%) Big Data
3 6 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.67%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.67%) MS Access
5 4 (1.33%) KDB
5 4 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.33%) MySQL
5 4 (1.33%) Tick Data
6 3 (1.00%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.33%) DTS
8 1 (0.33%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.67%) Subversion
1 2 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.33%) Selenium
2 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.33%) Trac
General
1 72 (24.00%) Finance
2 58 (19.33%) Telecoms
3 30 (10.00%) Advertising
4 19 (6.33%) German Language
5 17 (5.67%) Legal
5 17 (5.67%) Retail
6 9 (3.00%) Banking
7 8 (2.67%) Marketing
8 5 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.33%) Front Office
9 4 (1.33%) Mandarin Language
9 4 (1.33%) Publishing
10 3 (1.00%) Back Office
10 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.00%) Games
10 3 (1.00%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.00%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.67%) Automotive
11 2 (0.67%) Law
11 2 (0.67%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.33%) Web Services
2 18 (6.00%) .NET
3 14 (4.67%) HTML
4 13 (4.33%) ASP.NET
5 11 (3.67%) CSS
6 10 (3.33%) XML
7 7 (2.33%) Mason
8 6 (2.00%) jQuery
9 4 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.00%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (1.00%) REST
10 3 (1.00%) SOAP
10 3 (1.00%) Spring
11 2 (0.67%) Celery
11 2 (0.67%) Django
11 2 (0.67%) WCF
11 2 (0.67%) WPF
12 1 (0.33%) RESTful
12 1 (0.33%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (10.00%) Social Media
3 22 (7.33%) Computer Science
4 21 (7.00%) Driving Licence
5 9 (3.00%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.67%) Mainframe
7 7 (2.33%) User Experience
8 6 (2.00%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.00%) Fintech
9 4 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.00%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.67%) iPad
12 1 (0.33%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.33%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.33%) iPhone
12 1 (0.33%) RIA
12 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.33%) Windows
2 13 (4.33%) Windows 7
3 12 (4.00%) Unix
4 10 (3.33%) Linux
5 6 (2.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (15.00%) Business Development
2 34 (11.33%) B2B
3 23 (7.67%) Mathematics
4 20 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (5.00%) B2C
5 15 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 15 (5.00%) Network Management
6 14 (4.67%) Physics
7 12 (4.00%) B2B Sales
7 12 (4.00%) Scrum
8 11 (3.67%) OO
9 10 (3.33%) ITIL
9 10 (3.33%) SDLC
9 10 (3.33%) Software Engineering
10 9 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (2.67%) Automated Testing
12 7 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (2.33%) Logistics
12 7 (2.33%) Mentoring
12 7 (2.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 42 (14.00%) SQL
2 18 (6.00%) C#
3 15 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (4.33%) PHP
5 11 (3.67%) Python
6 10 (3.33%) Java
7 8 (2.67%) C++
8 7 (2.33%) C
8 7 (2.33%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.00%) R
10 5 (1.67%) VB
11 4 (1.33%) Perl
11 4 (1.33%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.33%) VBScript
12 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.00%) VBA
13 2 (0.67%) COBOL
13 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (30.67%) Degree
2 13 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.67%) CCNA
3 8 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.67%) CCENT
5 4 (1.33%) PhD
5 4 (1.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.67%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.67%) CIMA
6 2 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.67%) MCP
6 2 (0.67%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (0.33%) ACCA
7 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.67%) SLA
2 4 (1.33%) QA
3 2 (0.67%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 14 (4.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.33%) Ansible
2 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (9.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.33%) Oracle
3 15 (5.00%) Google
4 7 (2.33%) Cisco
4 7 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.00%) PTC
6 4 (1.33%) HP
7 3 (1.00%) Facebook
7 3 (1.00%) SAP
8 2 (0.67%) Ariba
8 2 (0.67%) Sage
9 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.33%) IBM
9 1 (0.33%) Sun
9 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £18000 per annum + Great Culture, Commission & Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + Training + Progression + Good Bene
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Recruitment Consultant (Graduate, Trainee) - Uncapped Commission and R
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Recruitment Consultant (Graduate, Trainee) - Belfast - £16-24K - Uncap
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Recruitment Consultant (Graduate, Trainee) - London - Uncapped Commiss
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + benefits + 1st year OTE £30,000 -
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + OTE- year one £35- 40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £18,000 - £26,000 + highly competitive commission structure and incent
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £18,000 - £26,000 + highly competitive commission structure and incent
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Commission + annual bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + extensive benefits and commission
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Washington Frank
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + commission
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: £18000 per annum + 100l OTE
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 25 days ago