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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Trainee
Rank 726 779 774
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 170 162 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 121 147 148
Median salary £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,950 £17,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £21,500 £21,500 £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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +59 164 £21,500 -4.44% 25
South West +19 35 £21,000 -2.32% 3
London +22 29 £26,000 - 9
Yorkshire +30 22 £22,000 -12.00% 1
East Midlands +30 22 £15,000 -14.28%
South East +19 22 £21,500 +7.50% 1
North Yorkshire +18 15 £22,000 +10.00% 1
North West +3 15 £19,000 -15.55% 3
Harrogate +32 14 £22,000 +10.00% 1
Somerset +6 13 £21,000 +5.00%
East of England +17 12 £25,000 +31.57% 2
Gloucestershire -3 11 £27,500 +66.66%
Cheltenham -12 11 £27,500 +66.66%
Buckinghamshire +17 9 £21,500 +22.85%
Cornwall - 8 - -
Derby - 8 £16,000 -
Taunton - 8 £21,000 -
Derbyshire - 8 £16,000 -
Nottinghamshire +7 7 - -
Leeds +29 6 £19,750 -21.00%
West Yorkshire +21 6 £19,750 -21.00%
Nottingham +6 6 - -
Bedfordshire - 6 £23,500 -
Kent +6 5 £23,000 +64.28%
Merseyside -11 5 £19,000 -15.55%
West Midlands -15 5 £28,000 +62.31% 2
High Wycombe - 5 £21,500 -
City of London +27 4 £27,500 +5.76% 3
Marlow - 4 £21,500 -
Truro - 4 - -

Trainee Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 88 (29.33%) Finance
2 87 (29.00%) Degree
3 55 (18.33%) SQL
4 44 (14.67%) Telecoms
5 41 (13.67%) MS Office
6 38 (12.67%) MS Excel
7 35 (11.67%) Microsoft
7 35 (11.67%) Computer Science
8 34 (11.33%) Windows
9 30 (10.00%) Java
10 27 (9.00%) C#
11 25 (8.33%) .NET
12 23 (7.67%) Project Management
13 22 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (6.67%) JavaScript
14 20 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (6.67%) Mathematics
15 19 (6.33%) Analytics
15 19 (6.33%) HTML
15 19 (6.33%) Unix
16 18 (6.00%) ITIL
17 17 (5.67%) Web Services
17 17 (5.67%) SQL Server
17 17 (5.67%) Linux
17 17 (5.67%) Management Information System
17 17 (5.67%) Marketing
18 16 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (5.33%) VB.NET
19 15 (5.00%) C++
19 15 (5.00%) ASP.NET

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 (2.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.67%) Drupal
2 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.33%) CMS
3 1 (0.33%) Documentum
3 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (13.67%) MS Office
2 38 (12.67%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) MS Project
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.67%) BASE24
2 2 (0.67%) SAP Travel Management
3 1 (0.33%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.67%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.67%) Office 365
3 2 (0.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.00%) ATM
2 10 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.33%) 3G
3 7 (2.33%) 4G
4 5 (1.67%) Firewall
4 5 (1.67%) FTP
5 4 (1.33%) 2G
5 4 (1.33%) Network Security
6 3 (1.00%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.00%) LTE
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.33%) LAN
7 1 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.33%) SMS
7 1 (0.33%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.33%) Wireless
7 1 (0.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.67%) NonStop SQL
3 6 (2.00%) MS Access
4 3 (1.00%) MySQL
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (3.00%) TeamCity
2 8 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.00%) Subversion
4 2 (0.67%) Selenium
4 2 (0.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 88 (29.33%) Finance
2 44 (14.67%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.67%) Marketing
4 11 (3.67%) Advertising
5 9 (3.00%) Banking
5 9 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.33%) Retail
7 6 (2.00%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.00%) Legal
8 5 (1.67%) Local Government
9 4 (1.33%) Back Office
9 4 (1.33%) French Language
9 4 (1.33%) German Language
10 3 (1.00%) Front Office
10 3 (1.00%) Law
11 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.33%) .NET
2 19 (6.33%) HTML
3 17 (5.67%) Web Services
4 15 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (4.67%) jQuery
6 9 (3.00%) .NET Framework
6 9 (3.00%) Spring
6 9 (3.00%) XML
7 7 (2.33%) CSS
8 5 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.33%) COM
10 3 (1.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (1.00%) EDI
10 3 (1.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.67%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.67%) Java EE
11 2 (0.67%) SAP TM
11 2 (0.67%) WPF
12 1 (0.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.67%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 17 (5.67%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.67%) Mainframe
5 11 (3.67%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.67%) Social Media
7 7 (2.33%) AS400
7 7 (2.33%) Fintech
7 7 (2.33%) iSeries
8 5 (1.67%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.67%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.67%) Physics
9 4 (1.33%) iPhone
9 4 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.67%) Economics
10 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.67%) User Experience
10 2 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.33%) Windows
2 19 (6.33%) Unix
3 17 (5.67%) Linux
4 11 (3.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.67%) Solaris
6 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.33%) Android
7 1 (0.33%) Debian
7 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (7.67%) Project Management
2 22 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (6.33%) Analytics
4 18 (6.00%) ITIL
5 16 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (4.33%) Mentoring
8 12 (4.00%) Change Management
8 12 (4.00%) Time Management
9 11 (3.67%) B2B
9 11 (3.67%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (3.67%) Market Research
9 11 (3.67%) OO
9 11 (3.67%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.00%) Business Development
10 9 (3.00%) UML
11 8 (2.67%) Data Management
11 8 (2.67%) Presales
11 8 (2.67%) Service Management
11 8 (2.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (18.33%) SQL
2 30 (10.00%) Java
3 27 (9.00%) C#
4 20 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 16 (5.33%) VB.NET
6 15 (5.00%) C++
7 12 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 11 (3.67%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.00%) VB
10 8 (2.67%) COBOL
11 7 (2.33%) PHP
12 5 (1.67%) R
13 4 (1.33%) C
13 4 (1.33%) VBA
14 3 (1.00%) ActionScript
14 3 (1.00%) ActionScript 2.0
14 3 (1.00%) Python
15 2 (0.67%) Delphi
15 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 87 (29.00%) Degree
2 8 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.67%) NVQ Level 3
5 4 (1.33%) CCNA
5 4 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.00%) HND
7 2 (0.67%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) MCDST
7 2 (0.67%) MCITP
7 2 (0.67%) MCSA
7 2 (0.67%) MCSE
7 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.67%) PMP
8 1 (0.33%) ACCA
8 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.33%) CCENT
8 1 (0.33%) CIPD
8 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.00%) QA
2 8 (2.67%) ISO 8583
3 7 (2.33%) SLA
4 4 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.67%) Icinga
2 1 (0.33%) Ansible
2 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.67%) HP
3 7 (2.33%) JD Edwards
3 7 (2.33%) SAP
4 5 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.33%) Google
5 4 (1.33%) Oracle
6 2 (0.67%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.67%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe
7 1 (0.33%) Capita
7 1 (0.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco
7 1 (0.33%) Citrix
7 1 (0.33%) Facebook
7 1 (0.33%) Lotus
7 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.33%) Remedy
7 1 (0.33%) Sage
7 1 (0.33%) VMware
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Salary: £30 - £40 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ISL
Salary: £18000 per annum + Excellent Training, Commission & Rewards
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum, Benefits Uncapped commission
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £18,000 - £26,000 + uncapped commission
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum, Benefits Up to 35% commission, no threshold
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum, Benefits Up to 35% commission, no threshold
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Venturi
Salary: £18000 per annum + extensive benefits and comission
Posted: 8 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits Package
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Acorn
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City of Westminster
Talent Point
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + (OTE £30-40K)
Posted: 11 days ago
City of Westminster
Talent Point
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + (OTE £30-40K)
Posted: 11 days ago
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Uncapped Commisshion
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London
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Posted: 25 days ago
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EMBS Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Suffolk Recruiters
Posted: 18 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
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