Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Trainee Developer was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

Trainee Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1152 1142 1238
Rank change year-on-year -10 +96 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Trainee Developer 15 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.021% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.022% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 44
UK median annual salary £23,500 £22,000 £24,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.82% -9.74% -2.50%
10th Percentile £19,750 £18,375 £19,750
90th Percentile £30,000 £27,250 £29,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -2.22% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,671 168,389 201,510
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 96.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 135,609 140,138 168,475
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Trainee Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Trainee Developer in the UK

Trainee Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Trainee Developer in the UK

Trainee Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Trainee Developer over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Trainee Developer in the UK

Trainee Developer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trainee Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
England -2 15 £23,500 +6.82% 43
UK excluding London -23 12 £23,000 +4.55% 41
South West -9 4 £22,500 +7.14% 7
East of England +6 3 - - 4
London -4 3 £30,000 +15.38% 6
South East +8 2 £25,000 +11.11% 10
North of England -12 2 £18,000 -14.29% 8
Yorkshire +18 1 £18,000 -16.28% 1
Midlands +6 1 £32,500 +18.18% 8
West Midlands +4 1 £32,500 +18.18% 5
North West -2 1 - - 5

Trainee Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Trainee Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (26.67%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (13.33%) AWS Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Node.js
7 2 (13.33%) Xamarin
7 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
7 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Perl
7 2 (13.33%) HTML
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (6.67%) SAP

Trainee Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) Node.js
4 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) React
5 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Web Development
2 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Case Management
3 1 (6.67%) Economics
3 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (6.67%) Lua
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) R
5 1 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) AWS Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Pegasus
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Sitecore