The median annual salary for a Trainee was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Trainee
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 156 167
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.33% 0.070% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.072% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Median salary £28,000 £20,000 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -12.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £16,200 £19,425
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,800 £26,675
UK excluding London median salary £21,500 £20,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year +4.87% -8.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2555 2761 3007
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.04% 96.50% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6348 5484 7185
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Trainee
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Trainee in Scotland

Trainee
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Trainee in Scotland

Trainee
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Edinburgh -2 9 £28,000 +40.00%
Trainee
UK

Trainee Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Scotland region featuring Trainee in the job title.

1 5 (35.71%) Law
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Splunk
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Data Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) CSS3
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) Games
2 3 (21.43%) e-Learning
2 3 (21.43%) Web Design
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (14.29%) B2B
3 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 2 (14.29%) B2B Sales
4 1 (7.14%) SLA
4 1 (7.14%) PMI
4 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Degree

Trainee Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
General
1 5 (35.71%) Law
2 3 (21.43%) Games
3 2 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) CSS3
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) e-Learning
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Data Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) Web Design
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) B2B
3 2 (14.29%) B2B Sales
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
1 5 (35.71%) Splunk