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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Trainee
UK
Rank 702 796 754
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 143 131 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 95 102 140
Median salary £22,000 £23,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.37% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £16,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £21,750 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-5.43% +4.54%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +94 133 £22,000 -8.80% 31
London +79 38 £22,500 -11.76% 9
South East +50 28 £21,000 -6.66% 3
East of England +34 26 £22,000 -20.00% 1
Hertfordshire +23 15 £22,000 +33.33% 1
Berkshire +41 12 £21,500 -14.00%
South West +20 12 £20,750 -7.77%
Yorkshire +29 11 £22,000 +10.00% 1
Bristol +24 11 £20,750 +9.21%
Essex +21 10 £19,500 +2.63%
Billericay - 10 £19,500 -
West Midlands +11 9 £18,000 -2.70%
North Yorkshire - 8 £22,000 - 1
Northumberland - 5 £27,500 -
North East - 5 £27,500 - 9
Cramlington - 5 £27,500 -
Harrogate - 5 £22,000 - 1
Watford - 5 £22,000 - 1
Surrey +35 4 £21,000 -
City of London +23 4 £19,000 -25.49% 1
Hampshire +11 4 £21,750 -13.00% 2
West Sussex - 4 £25,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 - -
Leeds +29 3 £24,000 +35.21%
West Yorkshire +23 3 £24,000 +35.21%
Coventry +11 3 £22,500 -5.26%
Wales +2 3 £26,500 +47.22%
Birmingham -8 3 £18,000 -21.73%
Slough +34 2 £21,500 -10.41%
Oxfordshire +29 2 £19,000 -15.55% 1

Trainee Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 103 (33.12%) Degree
2 83 (26.69%) Telecoms
3 81 (26.05%) Finance
4 52 (16.72%) SQL
5 37 (11.90%) MS Excel
6 36 (11.58%) Business Development
7 31 (9.97%) MS Office
7 31 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (9.00%) Computer Science
9 27 (8.68%) Windows
10 26 (8.36%) Social Media
10 26 (8.36%) B2B
11 24 (7.72%) .NET
11 24 (7.72%) C#
12 23 (7.40%) Microsoft
12 23 (7.40%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (7.40%) Driving Licence
13 22 (7.07%) Advertising
13 22 (7.07%) Mathematics
13 22 (7.07%) JavaScript
14 21 (6.75%) HTML
14 21 (6.75%) Java
15 20 (6.43%) Web Services
15 20 (6.43%) German Language
16 19 (6.11%) ASP.NET
17 17 (5.47%) OO
18 16 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (5.14%) Management Information System
18 16 (5.14%) ITIL
19 15 (4.82%) SQL Server

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 9 (2.89%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.61%) IIS
3 2 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.64%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.32%) Apache
4 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.32%) CMS
4 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 37 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 31 (9.97%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.25%) BASE24
2 6 (1.93%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.64%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.93%) SaaS
2 3 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.64%) GitHub
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.50%) 3G
1 14 (4.50%) 4G
2 10 (3.22%) 2G
2 10 (3.22%) ATM
3 8 (2.57%) Internet
3 8 (2.57%) LTE
4 7 (2.25%) LAN
4 7 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.96%) FTP
5 3 (0.96%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.64%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.64%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.64%) SSH
7 1 (0.32%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.32%) SMS
7 1 (0.32%) SNMP
7 1 (0.32%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.25%) NonStop SQL
3 5 (1.61%) Big Data
3 5 (1.61%) MS Access
4 4 (1.29%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.29%) MySQL
4 4 (1.29%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.64%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.32%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.32%) DTS
7 1 (0.32%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.57%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.25%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.29%) Subversion
5 3 (0.96%) Selenium
6 2 (0.64%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.64%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.32%) Trac
General
1 83 (26.69%) Telecoms
2 81 (26.05%) Finance
3 22 (7.07%) Advertising
4 20 (6.43%) German Language
5 12 (3.86%) Marketing
5 12 (3.86%) Retail
6 11 (3.54%) Legal
7 8 (2.57%) Banking
8 6 (1.93%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.29%) Back Office
9 4 (1.29%) French Language
9 4 (1.29%) Mandarin Language
9 4 (1.29%) Publishing
10 3 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.96%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.64%) Games
11 2 (0.64%) Law
12 1 (0.32%) Local Government
12 1 (0.32%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.72%) .NET
2 21 (6.75%) HTML
3 20 (6.43%) Web Services
4 19 (6.11%) ASP.NET
5 14 (4.50%) jQuery
6 13 (4.18%) XML
7 9 (2.89%) .NET Framework
7 9 (2.89%) CSS
8 7 (2.25%) Mason
8 7 (2.25%) Spring
9 4 (1.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.96%) EDI
10 3 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (0.96%) WPF
11 2 (0.64%) Celery
11 2 (0.64%) Django
11 2 (0.64%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.64%) SOAP
12 1 (0.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.00%) Computer Science
3 26 (8.36%) Social Media
4 23 (7.40%) Driving Licence
5 22 (7.07%) Mathematics
6 16 (5.14%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.54%) Physics
8 8 (2.57%) Mainframe
9 7 (2.25%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.25%) Cryptography
9 7 (2.25%) User Experience
10 3 (0.96%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.64%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.32%) AS400
12 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.32%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.32%) EPoS
12 1 (0.32%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.68%) Windows
2 14 (4.50%) Unix
3 13 (4.18%) Linux
4 9 (2.89%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.32%) Android
6 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (11.58%) Business Development
2 26 (8.36%) B2B
3 23 (7.40%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (5.47%) OO
5 16 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (5.14%) ITIL
6 14 (4.50%) E-Commerce
6 14 (4.50%) Software Engineering
7 13 (4.18%) B2C
8 12 (3.86%) Analytics
8 12 (3.86%) Scrum
9 11 (3.54%) Mentoring
10 10 (3.22%) Market Research
11 9 (2.89%) Network Management
11 9 (2.89%) UML
12 8 (2.57%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (2.57%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (2.57%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (2.57%) Project Management
12 8 (2.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (16.72%) SQL
2 24 (7.72%) C#
3 22 (7.07%) JavaScript
4 21 (6.75%) Java
5 14 (4.50%) VB.NET
6 13 (4.18%) PHP
6 13 (4.18%) T-SQL
7 12 (3.86%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.22%) Python
9 9 (2.89%) VB
10 7 (2.25%) C++
10 7 (2.25%) R
11 6 (1.93%) COBOL
12 4 (1.29%) Perl
12 4 (1.29%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.29%) VBScript
13 3 (0.96%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.96%) ActionScript 2.0
13 3 (0.96%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 103 (33.12%) Degree
2 9 (2.89%) CCNA
2 9 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.61%) CCENT
4 5 (1.61%) NVQ Level 3
4 5 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) CIMA
6 1 (0.32%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.93%) ISO 8583
2 5 (1.61%) SLA
3 2 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.32%) Ansible
2 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (7.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.54%) Oracle
3 8 (2.57%) Cisco
3 8 (2.57%) Google
3 8 (2.57%) HP
4 7 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.61%) SAP
6 3 (0.96%) PTC
7 2 (0.64%) Sage
7 2 (0.64%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.64%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.32%) Capita
8 1 (0.32%) Citrix
8 1 (0.32%) i2
8 1 (0.32%) IBM
8 1 (0.32%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.32%) Remedy
8 1 (0.32%) Sun
8 1 (0.32%) VMware
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