Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Trainee was £21,250 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Trainee
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 101 105
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee 11 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.82% 1.05% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.08% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 7
Somerset median annual salary £21,250 £21,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £19,250 £18,233 £19,000
90th Percentile £36,250 £26,375 £24,100
South West median annual salary £20,500 £21,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year -2.38% +2.44% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1300 1293 1228
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 97.00% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1074 1107 1065
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,700 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Trainee
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Trainee in Somerset

Trainee
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Trainee in Somerset

Trainee
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 23 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
Taunton +13 4 £21,000 -
Bath - 3 £21,000 -
Weston-super-Mare 0 2 £26,500 +39.47%
Clevedon - 1 - -
Trainee
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Somerset region featuring Trainee in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) CCENT
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) A+ Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Selenium
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
5 1 (9.09%) Office 365
5 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) SMS
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) .NET

Trainee Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
1 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) A+ Certification
1 3 (27.27%) CCENT
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Xamarin