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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Trainee
Rank 755 800 782
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 165 150 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 130 133 161
Median salary £21,500 £23,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -

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
94167 103508 112247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.20% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79244 85842 90577
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 29 August 2016 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 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +54 157 £21,500 -6.52% 19
London +17 34 £20,625 -20.67% 3
South West +29 32 £21,000 +5.00% 2
Yorkshire +30 22 £21,500 -14.00% 2
South East +21 20 £22,000 +10.00% 2
East Midlands +13 17 £18,750 -16.66% 2
Somerset +7 14 £21,000 +5.00%
North Yorkshire +27 13 £22,000 +15.78%
North West +6 13 £19,000 -18.27% 2
Harrogate +33 12 £22,000 +15.78%
East of England +11 12 £22,000 +11.39% 1
Bedfordshire +26 10 £22,000 +12.82%
Buckinghamshire +25 9 £21,500 +22.85%
Gloucestershire -2 8 £27,500 +66.66%
Cheltenham -7 8 £27,500 +66.66%
Taunton - 8 £21,000 -
Kent - 8 £23,000 -
Leeds +31 7 £19,000 -24.00% 2
West Yorkshire +23 7 £19,000 -24.00% 2
Luton - 7 £22,000 -
Cornwall - 7 - -
Nottinghamshire +11 6 - - 1
City of London +33 5 £23,250 -10.57% 1
Nottingham +12 5 - -
West Midlands -5 5 £28,000 +24.44% 1
Manchester -6 5 £19,000 +26.66% 1
Derby - 5 - -
High Wycombe - 5 £21,500 -
Derbyshire - 5 - -
South Wales +13 4 £22,500 -

Trainee Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 81 (27.46%) Degree
2 78 (26.44%) Finance
3 53 (17.97%) SQL
4 44 (14.92%) MS Office
5 42 (14.24%) Microsoft
6 38 (12.88%) MS Excel
7 36 (12.20%) Windows
8 35 (11.86%) Telecoms
9 34 (11.53%) Computer Science
10 32 (10.85%) Java
11 25 (8.47%) Project Management
12 24 (8.14%) C#
12 24 (8.14%) .NET
12 24 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (7.46%) ITIL
14 21 (7.12%) JavaScript
15 20 (6.78%) HTML
16 19 (6.44%) Mathematics
16 19 (6.44%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (5.76%) Analytics
17 17 (5.76%) Marketing
17 17 (5.76%) Unix
18 15 (5.08%) jQuery
18 15 (5.08%) Time Management
18 15 (5.08%) Web Services
18 15 (5.08%) SQL Server
18 15 (5.08%) ASP.NET
18 15 (5.08%) C++
19 14 (4.75%) Linux
19 14 (4.75%) Change 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 8 (2.71%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.68%) Drupal
3 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.34%) Documentum
4 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (14.92%) MS Office
2 38 (12.88%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) MS Project
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.71%) BASE24
2 2 (0.68%) SAP Travel Management
3 1 (0.34%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.36%) Google Apps
1 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.68%) Office 365
2 2 (0.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.73%) ATM
2 10 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.69%) 3G
3 5 (1.69%) 4G
3 5 (1.69%) Firewall
3 5 (1.69%) FTP
4 4 (1.36%) Network Security
5 3 (1.02%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.02%) Wireless
6 2 (0.68%) 2G
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.34%) LAN
7 1 (0.34%) LTE
7 1 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.34%) SMS
7 1 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.71%) NonStop SQL
3 5 (1.69%) MySQL
4 3 (1.02%) MS Access
5 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.34%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (3.05%) TeamCity
2 8 (2.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.02%) Subversion
4 2 (0.68%) Selenium
4 2 (0.68%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
General
1 78 (26.44%) Finance
2 35 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.76%) Marketing
4 11 (3.73%) Advertising
5 9 (3.05%) German Language
6 8 (2.71%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.71%) Retail
7 7 (2.37%) Banking
7 7 (2.37%) French Language
8 5 (1.69%) Local Government
9 4 (1.36%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.02%) Back Office
10 3 (1.02%) Front Office
10 3 (1.02%) Legal
11 2 (0.68%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.68%) Law
12 1 (0.34%) Norwegian Language
12 1 (0.34%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.14%) .NET
2 20 (6.78%) HTML
3 15 (5.08%) ASP.NET
3 15 (5.08%) jQuery
3 15 (5.08%) Web Services
4 10 (3.39%) XML
5 9 (3.05%) .NET Framework
5 9 (3.05%) Spring
6 7 (2.37%) CSS
7 5 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.36%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.36%) COM
8 4 (1.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (1.02%) EDI
9 3 (1.02%) Java EE
10 2 (0.68%) Entity Framework
10 2 (0.68%) HTML5
10 2 (0.68%) SAP TM
10 2 (0.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.53%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.44%) Mathematics
4 14 (4.75%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.73%) Mainframe
6 9 (3.05%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.71%) Social Media
8 7 (2.37%) AS400
8 7 (2.37%) Fintech
8 7 (2.37%) iSeries
9 4 (1.36%) Economics
9 4 (1.36%) iPhone
9 4 (1.36%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.68%) BBC
10 2 (0.68%) Clustering
10 2 (0.68%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.68%) Physics
10 2 (0.68%) Statistics
10 2 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.20%) Windows
2 17 (5.76%) Unix
3 14 (4.75%) Linux
3 14 (4.75%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.68%) Android
5 2 (0.68%) Solaris
5 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.34%) Debian
6 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (8.47%) Project Management
2 22 (7.46%) ITIL
3 19 (6.44%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (5.76%) Analytics
5 15 (5.08%) Time Management
6 14 (4.75%) Change Management
6 14 (4.75%) Mentoring
6 14 (4.75%) Service Management
6 14 (4.75%) Software Engineering
7 13 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (4.07%) Service Delivery
9 11 (3.73%) OO
9 11 (3.73%) Software Testing
10 10 (3.39%) B2B
10 10 (3.39%) Process Management
11 9 (3.05%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (3.05%) Market Research
11 9 (3.05%) UML
11 9 (3.05%) Web Development
12 8 (2.71%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 53 (17.97%) SQL
2 32 (10.85%) Java
3 24 (8.14%) C#
4 21 (7.12%) JavaScript
5 15 (5.08%) C++
6 13 (4.41%) VB.NET
7 12 (4.07%) PL/SQL
8 11 (3.73%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.71%) COBOL
9 8 (2.71%) VB
10 6 (2.03%) C
11 5 (1.69%) PHP
12 3 (1.02%) ActionScript
12 3 (1.02%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (0.68%) Delphi
13 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.68%) Python
13 2 (0.68%) R
13 2 (0.68%) VBA
14 1 (0.34%) VC++
Qualifications
1 81 (27.46%) Degree
2 8 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (2.03%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.69%) HND
5 4 (1.36%) MCSE
5 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.36%) PMP
6 3 (1.02%) NVQ Level 3
7 2 (0.68%) CCNA
7 2 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.68%) MCDST
7 2 (0.68%) MCITP
7 2 (0.68%) MCSA
8 1 (0.34%) ACCA
8 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.34%) CCENT
8 1 (0.34%) CIMA
8 1 (0.34%) CIPD
8 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.07%) QA
2 9 (3.05%) SLA
3 8 (2.71%) ISO 8583
4 4 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.68%) vCloud
3 2 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) Ansible
1 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.68%) Icinga
1 2 (0.68%) SCCM
1 2 (0.68%) SCOM
1 2 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (14.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.05%) SAP
3 8 (2.71%) HP
4 7 (2.37%) JD Edwards
5 5 (1.69%) Google
6 4 (1.36%) Cisco
6 4 (1.36%) Oracle
6 4 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.36%) VMware
7 3 (1.02%) Citrix
7 3 (1.02%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.68%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.68%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe
9 1 (0.34%) Capita
9 1 (0.34%) Lotus
9 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.34%) Remedy
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