Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Trainee was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Trainee
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 765 916 969
Rank change year-on-year +151 +53 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 426 274 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 378 216 275
England median annual salary £21,000 £21,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% -4.44% -
10th Percentile £18,750 £17,750 £16,000
90th Percentile £36,250 £29,250 £35,000
UK median annual salary £21,000 £21,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year -2.33% -4.44% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Trainee
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Trainee in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Trainee in England

Trainee
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Trainee in England

Trainee
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Trainee in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Trainee in England

Trainee
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +45 105 £25,000 +16.28% 13
South East +101 102 £20,500 -8.89% 9
North of England +13 78 £20,500 +2.50% 14
Midlands +45 58 £20,500 +13.89% 2
East of England +32 44 £20,500 -16.33% 1
South West +7 39 £20,500 -2.38% 4
West Midlands +21 35 £20,500 +13.89% 2
North West -6 32 £20,500 +7.89% 9
Yorkshire +11 29 £21,500 +2.38% 3
East Midlands +37 24 £20,500 +5.13%
North East +22 17 £20,500 +36.67% 2
Trainee
UK

Trainee Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 across the England region featuring Trainee in the job title.

1 173 (40.61%) Microsoft
2 145 (34.04%) Windows
3 130 (30.52%) Cisco
4 129 (30.28%) A+ Certification
5 128 (30.05%) Cisco Certification
5 128 (30.05%) Network+ Certification
5 128 (30.05%) CCENT
6 59 (13.85%) Degree
7 53 (12.44%) Finance
8 38 (8.92%) SQL
9 25 (5.87%) Linux
10 23 (5.40%) Computer Science
10 23 (5.40%) Analytics
11 22 (5.16%) Big Data
11 22 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (4.69%) Big Data Analytics
12 20 (4.69%) Data Analytics
12 20 (4.69%) Splunk
12 20 (4.69%) Security Monitoring
12 20 (4.69%) Red Hat
12 20 (4.69%) Law
13 19 (4.46%) Microsoft Office
14 18 (4.23%) Oracle
14 18 (4.23%) Java
14 18 (4.23%) Telecoms
14 18 (4.23%) Mathematics
15 17 (3.99%) Microsoft Excel
16 16 (3.76%) TCP/IP
16 16 (3.76%) JavaScript
16 16 (3.76%) Banking

Trainee Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (2.11%) Tomcat
2 7 (1.64%) Apache
3 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.23%) CMS
4 1 (0.23%) JBoss
4 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (4.46%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (3.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.41%) AutoCAD
4 6 (1.41%) Autodesk Smoke
4 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.41%) Revit
5 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) NetSuite
1 3 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.23%) BASE24
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.47%) Office 365
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.76%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.58%) Internet
3 5 (1.17%) Firewall
3 5 (1.17%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
4 4 (0.94%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (0.70%) SMS
6 2 (0.47%) ATM
6 2 (0.47%) DNS
6 2 (0.47%) LAN
6 2 (0.47%) VLAN
6 2 (0.47%) VPN
7 1 (0.23%) ISDN
7 1 (0.23%) MPLS
7 1 (0.23%) Network Security
7 1 (0.23%) WAN
7 1 (0.23%) WebEx
7 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.16%) Big Data
2 8 (1.88%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.17%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.94%) MySQL
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.23%) Cloudera CDH
7 1 (0.23%) DB2
7 1 (0.23%) HBase
7 1 (0.23%) Impala
7 1 (0.23%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.23%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (1.64%) Bitbucket
1 7 (1.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (1.64%) JUnit
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.23%) Selenium
2 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (12.44%) Finance
2 20 (4.69%) Law
3 18 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.76%) Banking
5 15 (3.52%) Advertising
6 14 (3.29%) Music Industry
7 10 (2.35%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.35%) Marketing
8 9 (2.11%) Legal
9 8 (1.88%) Games
9 8 (1.88%) Retail
10 7 (1.64%) Publishing
11 4 (0.94%) International Banking
12 3 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.47%) Billing
13 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.23%) Back Office
14 1 (0.23%) French Language
14 1 (0.23%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.05%) .NET
2 12 (2.82%) HTML
3 8 (1.88%) J2EE
4 7 (1.64%) ASP.NET
4 7 (1.64%) JDBC
4 7 (1.64%) Swing
5 4 (0.94%) .NET Framework
5 4 (0.94%) CSS
6 3 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.70%) XML
7 2 (0.47%) HTML5
7 2 (0.47%) jQuery
7 2 (0.47%) Kafka
7 2 (0.47%) Web Services
7 2 (0.47%) XSLT
8 1 (0.23%) Ajax
8 1 (0.23%) Middleware
8 1 (0.23%) Spring
8 1 (0.23%) Velocity
8 1 (0.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.40%) Computer Science
2 22 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.35%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.35%) Social Media
4 7 (1.64%) Anti-Piracy
4 7 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.17%) Hedge funds
5 5 (1.17%) Mainframe
6 3 (0.70%) BBC
6 3 (0.70%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.47%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.47%) Fintech
8 1 (0.23%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.23%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.23%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.23%) iPhone
8 1 (0.23%) Social Network
8 1 (0.23%) Tandem
8 1 (0.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 145 (34.04%) Windows
2 25 (5.87%) Linux
3 5 (1.17%) Solaris
3 5 (1.17%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.94%) Unix
5 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.23%) Android
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (5.40%) Analytics
2 20 (4.69%) Big Data Analytics
2 20 (4.69%) Data Analytics
2 20 (4.69%) Security Monitoring
3 18 (4.23%) Mathematics
4 16 (3.76%) Mentoring
5 14 (3.29%) Business Development
6 12 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (2.58%) B2B
8 9 (2.11%) Line Management
8 9 (2.11%) Software Engineering
9 8 (1.88%) Data Analysis
10 7 (1.64%) B2B Sales
10 7 (1.64%) Coaching
10 7 (1.64%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (1.64%) Creative Thinking
10 7 (1.64%) E-Commerce
10 7 (1.64%) Monetization
10 7 (1.64%) Open Source
10 7 (1.64%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 38 (8.92%) SQL
2 18 (4.23%) Java
3 16 (3.76%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.35%) Python
5 9 (2.11%) PL/SQL
6 8 (1.88%) C#
6 8 (1.88%) PHP
7 4 (0.94%) C++
8 3 (0.70%) VB
8 3 (0.70%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.47%) C
9 2 (0.47%) Perl
10 1 (0.23%) COBOL
10 1 (0.23%) Lua
10 1 (0.23%) R
10 1 (0.23%) Scala
10 1 (0.23%) sed
10 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 129 (30.28%) A+ Certification
2 128 (30.05%) CCENT
2 128 (30.05%) Cisco Certification
2 128 (30.05%) Network+ Certification
3 59 (13.85%) Degree
4 2 (0.47%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.47%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) CIMA
5 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.23%) GNVQ
5 1 (0.23%) HND
5 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.23%) MCITP
5 1 (0.23%) MCP
5 1 (0.23%) MCSA
5 1 (0.23%) MCSE
5 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.58%) SLA
2 7 (1.64%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.23%) DameWare
2 1 (0.23%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 173 (40.61%) Microsoft
2 130 (30.52%) Cisco
3 20 (4.69%) Red Hat
3 20 (4.69%) Splunk
4 18 (4.23%) Oracle
5 7 (1.64%) PayPal
5 7 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.70%) Pegasus
7 2 (0.47%) Citrix
7 2 (0.47%) Facebook
7 2 (0.47%) SAP
7 2 (0.47%) VMware
7 2 (0.47%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.23%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.23%) Google
8 1 (0.23%) IFS
8 1 (0.23%) Infor
8 1 (0.23%) Kofax
8 1 (0.23%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.23%) VocaLink