The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Programmer
Rank 838 812 876
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Programmer 50 45 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.043% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.046% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 21
Average salary £20,500 £22,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £16,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 £20,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -16.66%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104811 98073 111210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 85812 82508 96017
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Graduate Programmer
UK

Graduate Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Graduate Programmer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Programmer across the England region.

Graduate Programmer Salary Trend in England

Graduate Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Graduate Programmer Salary Histogram in England

Graduate Programmer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands - 27 £19,000 -
South East -1 12 £20,500 -4.65%
London -53 10 £21,500 -4.44%
South West -6 1 £22,000 -2.22%
Graduate Programmer
UK

Graduate Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Graduate Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Programmer in their job title.

1 70 (76.92%) C#
2 45 (49.45%) .NET
3 38 (41.76%) MVC
4 37 (40.66%) SQL Server
5 32 (35.16%) Software Engineering
6 30 (32.97%) Degree
7 29 (31.87%) C++
7 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
8 28 (30.77%) ASP.NET
9 27 (29.67%) HTML
9 27 (29.67%) JavaScript
10 25 (27.47%) Computer Science
11 22 (24.18%) Finance
11 22 (24.18%) OO
12 21 (23.08%) MS Excel
12 21 (23.08%) Mathematics
13 18 (19.78%) CSS
14 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (18.68%) TDD
15 15 (16.48%) Games
15 15 (16.48%) Scrum
15 15 (16.48%) jQuery
15 15 (16.48%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (16.48%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 14 (15.38%) Physics
17 13 (14.29%) OOP
17 13 (14.29%) Java
18 12 (13.19%) Subversion
19 11 (12.09%) PHP

Graduate Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Graduate Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.20%) Apache
2 1 (1.10%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) Intranet
2 5 (5.49%) Internet
2 5 (5.49%) HTTP
2 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (40.66%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (16.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (10.99%) MySQL
4 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Subversion
2 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.20%) JUnit
3 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (24.18%) Finance
2 15 (16.48%) Games
3 11 (12.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.40%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.20%) Electronics
6 2 (2.20%) Marketing
7 1 (1.10%) Retail
7 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (49.45%) .NET
2 28 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 27 (29.67%) HTML
4 18 (19.78%) CSS
5 15 (16.48%) jQuery
5 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (6.59%) XML
6 6 (6.59%) LAMP
6 6 (6.59%) WCF
6 6 (6.59%) WPF
6 6 (6.59%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (5.49%) STL
7 5 (5.49%) HTML5
8 4 (4.40%) CSS3
8 4 (4.40%) WebKit
9 3 (3.30%) Spring
9 3 (3.30%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (2.20%) Spring Integration
10 2 (2.20%) Flash
10 2 (2.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.47%) Computer Science
2 21 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 14 (15.38%) Physics
4 7 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.49%) Mobile Games
5 5 (5.49%) iPhone
6 4 (4.40%) iPad
7 2 (2.20%) DTV
7 2 (2.20%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.20%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.10%) Social Gaming
8 1 (1.10%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Linux
2 5 (5.49%) Windows
3 2 (2.20%) Android
4 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.76%) MVC
2 32 (35.16%) Software Engineering
3 22 (24.18%) OO
4 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.68%) TDD
5 15 (16.48%) Scrum
6 13 (14.29%) OOP
7 8 (8.79%) Web Development
8 6 (6.59%) ERP
8 6 (6.59%) OOD
9 5 (5.49%) Game Development
10 2 (2.20%) BDD
10 2 (2.20%) Analytics
10 2 (2.20%) UML
10 2 (2.20%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.20%) Migration
10 2 (2.20%) Programme Management
10 2 (2.20%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.20%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (1.10%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (76.92%) C#
2 29 (31.87%) C++
3 27 (29.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.29%) Java
5 11 (12.09%) PHP
6 9 (9.89%) SQL
6 9 (9.89%) C
7 5 (5.49%) MATLAB
8 4 (4.40%) Python
9 3 (3.30%) Perl
10 2 (2.20%) R
10 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.20%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.20%) Ruby
10 2 (2.20%) Lua
11 1 (1.10%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.10%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 30 (32.97%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) PhD
4 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.20%) Rackspace
2 2 (2.20%) SAP
3 1 (1.10%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.10%) Huawei
3 1 (1.10%) Adobe