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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Trainee
Rank 742 796 781
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 134 159 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 83 137 158
Median salary £21,500 £22,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £15,600 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £31,500 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +4.65%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +41 123 £21,500 -4.44% 41
London +62 28 £21,500 -15.68% 12
South East +64 27 £21,500 -4.44% 6
East of England +17 18 £25,000 -3.84% 6
Yorkshire +27 15 £22,000 -37.14% 1
South West +11 12 £27,500 +30.95%
West Midlands 0 12 £18,000 +2.85%
Berkshire +47 9 £21,500 -31.74% 2
Wales -7 9 - - 1
North Yorkshire +4 8 £25,000 +25.00%
Mid Wales - 8 - -
West Yorkshire +29 7 £20,000 - 1
Leeds +29 7 £20,000 - 1
Bristol +21 7 £36,750 +70.93%
Harrogate +20 6 £25,000 +25.00%
Hampshire +14 6 £22,500 - 2
Hertfordshire +7 6 £22,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands +1 6 £23,000 +6.97% 1
Oxfordshire +37 5 - -
Oxford +27 5 - -
Coventry 0 5 £22,500 +28.57%
Gloucestershire -16 5 £27,500 +66.66%
Aberystwyth - 5 - -
Felixstowe - 5 £25,000 -
Suffolk - 5 £25,000 - 1
Ceredigion - 5 - -
Cheltenham -6 4 £27,500 +66.66%
Norfolk -18 4 - -
North West -43 4 £19,000 -32.14% 4
City of London +23 3 £19,000 -36.66% 2

Trainee Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 91 (30.74%) Degree
2 78 (26.35%) Finance
3 67 (22.64%) Telecoms
4 51 (17.23%) SQL
5 31 (10.47%) Computer Science
6 30 (10.14%) MS Excel
7 25 (8.45%) MS Office
8 24 (8.11%) C#
8 24 (8.11%) JavaScript
8 24 (8.11%) Mathematics
8 24 (8.11%) Driving Licence
9 23 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (7.77%) Java
9 23 (7.77%) .NET
10 22 (7.43%) HTML
11 21 (7.09%) Advertising
11 21 (7.09%) Business Development
12 20 (6.76%) Web Services
12 20 (6.76%) Windows
13 19 (6.42%) Social Media
13 19 (6.42%) Microsoft
14 18 (6.08%) Project Management
14 18 (6.08%) Management Information System
15 17 (5.74%) Unix
16 16 (5.41%) German Language
16 16 (5.41%) ASP.NET
16 16 (5.41%) VB.NET
16 16 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (5.07%) jQuery
17 15 (5.07%) Marketing

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 11 (3.72%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.68%) Drupal
2 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
2 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.34%) Apache
3 1 (0.34%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.34%) CMS
3 1 (0.34%) Documentum
3 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.34%) IIS
3 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 30 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 25 (8.45%) MS Office
3 3 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.04%) BASE24
2 2 (0.68%) Sage CRM
2 2 (0.68%) SAP Travel Management
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.68%) GitHub
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.73%) 3G
1 14 (4.73%) 4G
2 11 (3.72%) ATM
3 10 (3.38%) 2G
3 10 (3.38%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.70%) LTE
5 3 (1.01%) FTP
5 3 (1.01%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.68%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.68%) SSH
7 1 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.34%) SMS
7 1 (0.34%) SNMP
7 1 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.04%) NonStop SQL
3 6 (2.03%) MS Access
3 6 (2.03%) MySQL
4 4 (1.35%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.01%) Big Data
5 3 (1.01%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.34%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.34%) DTS
7 1 (0.34%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.36%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.35%) Subversion
5 3 (1.01%) Selenium
6 2 (0.68%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.68%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.34%) Trac
General
1 78 (26.35%) Finance
2 67 (22.64%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.09%) Advertising
4 16 (5.41%) German Language
5 15 (5.07%) Marketing
6 9 (3.04%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.03%) Banking
8 5 (1.69%) Legal
9 4 (1.35%) Back Office
9 4 (1.35%) French Language
10 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.01%) Mandarin Language
10 3 (1.01%) Retail
10 3 (1.01%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.68%) Law
12 1 (0.34%) Games
12 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.77%) .NET
2 22 (7.43%) HTML
3 20 (6.76%) Web Services
4 16 (5.41%) ASP.NET
5 15 (5.07%) jQuery
6 11 (3.72%) CSS
7 10 (3.38%) Spring
7 10 (3.38%) XML
8 9 (3.04%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.35%) Mason
11 3 (1.01%) EDI
11 3 (1.01%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (1.01%) WPF
12 2 (0.68%) AngularJS
12 2 (0.68%) Django
12 2 (0.68%) Entity Framework
12 2 (0.68%) SAP TM
12 2 (0.68%) SOAP
12 2 (0.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.47%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.11%) Driving Licence
2 24 (8.11%) Mathematics
3 19 (6.42%) Social Media
4 18 (6.08%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.72%) Physics
7 8 (2.70%) Mainframe
8 7 (2.36%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.36%) Cryptography
9 5 (1.69%) AS400
9 5 (1.69%) iSeries
9 5 (1.69%) User Experience
10 4 (1.35%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.01%) Fintech
12 2 (0.68%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (0.68%) Economics
12 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.76%) Windows
2 17 (5.74%) Unix
3 13 (4.39%) Linux
4 3 (1.01%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.34%) Android
6 1 (0.34%) Debian
6 1 (0.34%) Solaris
6 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (7.09%) Business Development
3 18 (6.08%) Project Management
4 16 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (4.73%) Analytics
6 13 (4.39%) ITIL
6 13 (4.39%) Software Engineering
7 12 (4.05%) Market Research
7 12 (4.05%) Mentoring
7 12 (4.05%) OO
8 11 (3.72%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (3.38%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.04%) B2B
10 9 (3.04%) UML
11 8 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (2.70%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (2.70%) Scrum
12 7 (2.36%) Automated Testing
12 7 (2.36%) Kanban
12 7 (2.36%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 51 (17.23%) SQL
2 24 (8.11%) C#
2 24 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 23 (7.77%) Java
4 16 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 13 (4.39%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.05%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.38%) VB
8 9 (3.04%) C++
8 9 (3.04%) PHP
9 8 (2.70%) COBOL
10 7 (2.36%) R
11 5 (1.69%) Python
11 5 (1.69%) VBA
12 3 (1.01%) ActionScript
12 3 (1.01%) ActionScript 2.0
12 3 (1.01%) Perl
13 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.68%) Delphi
14 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 91 (30.74%) Degree
2 9 (3.04%) CCNA
2 9 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.03%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.69%) CCENT
4 5 (1.69%) NVQ Level 3
5 3 (1.01%) CIMA
6 2 (0.68%) ACCA
6 2 (0.68%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.68%) HND
7 1 (0.34%) CIPD
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.70%) ISO 8583
2 7 (2.36%) SLA
3 2 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) Ansible
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (6.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.38%) HP
3 8 (2.70%) Cisco
4 7 (2.36%) Oracle
4 7 (2.36%) SAP
5 5 (1.69%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.68%) Google
7 2 (0.68%) Sage
7 2 (0.68%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.68%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.34%) Adobe
8 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.34%) Capita
8 1 (0.34%) Citrix
8 1 (0.34%) Facebook
8 1 (0.34%) IBM
8 1 (0.34%) Lotus
8 1 (0.34%) Remedy
8 1 (0.34%) VMware
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