The median annual salary for a Trainee was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Trainee
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 533 613 597
Rank change year-on-year +80 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 54 38 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.089% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.093% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 28
Median salary £25,000 £21,000 £27,045
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% -22.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £17,000 £21,525
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £21,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% -2.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32445 40865 41138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.75% 96.12% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27449 35261 34593
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Trainee
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Trainee in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Trainee in London

Trainee
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Trainee in London

Trainee
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Trainee in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Trainee in London

Trainee
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
City of London +30 6 £47,500 +179.41% 5
Canary Wharf - 5 - -
Southwark - 2 £27,500 -
Bromley 0 1 £19,000 -
New Malden - 1 £25,000 -
Trainee
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 London region featuring Trainee in the job title.

1 31 (37.80%) Degree
2 16 (19.51%) Business Development
2 16 (19.51%) Telecoms
3 13 (15.85%) Finance
4 12 (14.63%) Retail
5 11 (13.41%) Mathematics
5 11 (13.41%) B2B
5 11 (13.41%) Oracle
5 11 (13.41%) Oracle Retail
6 9 (10.98%) SQL
7 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
8 7 (8.54%) Windows Server
8 7 (8.54%) Social Media
8 7 (8.54%) SDLC
8 7 (8.54%) Windows
9 6 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (7.32%) Unix
9 6 (7.32%) PHP
9 6 (7.32%) Advertising
9 6 (7.32%) PTC
9 6 (7.32%) Marketing
9 6 (7.32%) Mason
9 6 (7.32%) Fintech
9 6 (7.32%) B2B Sales
10 5 (6.10%) Tick Data
10 5 (6.10%) KDB
10 5 (6.10%) Algorithmic Trading
10 5 (6.10%) German Language
10 5 (6.10%) Physics
10 5 (6.10%) Data Management

Trainee Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (4.88%) IIS
2 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) 2G
1 3 (3.66%) 3G
1 3 (3.66%) 4G
1 3 (3.66%) LTE
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.44%) Network Security
2 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) KDB
1 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
1 5 (6.10%) Tick Data
2 3 (3.66%) Big Data
3 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (19.51%) Telecoms
2 13 (15.85%) Finance
3 12 (14.63%) Retail
4 6 (7.32%) Advertising
4 6 (7.32%) Marketing
5 5 (6.10%) Front Office
5 5 (6.10%) German Language
6 4 (4.88%) Banking
6 4 (4.88%) Publishing
7 3 (3.66%) Games
8 2 (2.44%) Music Industry
9 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.22%) Electronics
9 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.22%) Legal
9 1 (1.22%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) Mason
2 5 (6.10%) .NET
2 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.10%) Web Services
3 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (4.88%) HTML
3 4 (4.88%) XML
4 2 (2.44%) CSS
4 2 (2.44%) CSS3
4 2 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Social Media
2 6 (7.32%) Fintech
3 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.44%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) iPad
5 1 (1.22%) Life Science
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Windows
1 7 (8.54%) Windows Server
2 6 (7.32%) Unix
3 1 (1.22%) AIX
3 1 (1.22%) HPUX
3 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) Business Development
2 11 (13.41%) B2B
2 11 (13.41%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.54%) SDLC
4 6 (7.32%) B2B Sales
5 5 (6.10%) Algorithmic Trading
5 5 (6.10%) Data Management
5 5 (6.10%) Physics
6 4 (4.88%) Analytics
6 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.88%) MVC
6 4 (4.88%) OO
6 4 (4.88%) OOP
6 4 (4.88%) Web Operations
7 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.66%) CRM
7 3 (3.66%) Web Development
8 2 (2.44%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.44%) Digital Forensics
8 2 (2.44%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.98%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) PHP
3 5 (6.10%) C
3 5 (6.10%) C#
3 5 (6.10%) C++
4 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.88%) Python
4 4 (4.88%) VBScript
5 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (37.80%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) PhD
3 3 (3.66%) CCENT
3 3 (3.66%) CCNA
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Oracle
2 6 (7.32%) PTC
2 6 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.88%) Cisco
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (1.22%) IBM
6 1 (1.22%) SAP
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Commision
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £24 - £20000 per annum + Commision
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Recruitment Consultant (Graduate, Trainee) - Belfast - £16-24K - Uncap
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + £50k OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 per annum + Company Car, bonus, paid overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Base salary £20,000 to £25,000 plus excellent bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + commission
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 14 days ago
London
LGM Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago