The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Programmer
Rank 865 829 844
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Programmer 40 44 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.041% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.044% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 50
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £20,000 £17,850
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107766 100404 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.30% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87262 83568 95286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Graduate Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graduate Programmer
Salary Trend

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

Graduate Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

Graduate Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Programmer over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Graduate Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Graduate Programmer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -29 36 £24,000 +6.66% 1
London +1 9 £30,000 -6.25%
West Midlands -12 9 £24,500 -2.00%
South East -15 9 £24,000 -4.00%
East of England - 6 £23,500 -
Surrey -13 5 £24,000 -4.00%
Worcestershire +1 4 £24,000 +6.66%
St Albans - 4 £23,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £23,500 -
Manchester -7 2 £19,000 -9.52%
North West -17 2 £19,000 -7.31%
Wales - 2 £20,000 -
South Wales - 2 £20,000 -
Scotland - 2 £19,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £20,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £19,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £19,000 -
City of London +14 1 £35,000 +48.93%
Berkshire -6 1 £25,000 +4.16%
Reading -11 1 £25,000 -3.84%
Brighton -17 1 £26,000 +30.00%
East Sussex -20 1 £26,000 +30.00%
South West -36 1 £20,500 -2.38%
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £30,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £30,000 -
Southampton - 1 £30,000 -
Kent - 1 £24,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £20,000 -
Nuneaton - 1 - -

Graduate Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 60 (55.56%) C#
2 57 (52.78%) .NET
3 50 (46.30%) Degree
4 45 (41.67%) Computer Science
5 40 (37.04%) SQL Server
6 30 (27.78%) MVC
7 28 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 27 (25.00%) Java
9 26 (24.07%) C++
9 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (20.37%) Software Engineering
11 21 (19.44%) JavaScript
12 15 (13.89%) Manufacturing
13 14 (12.96%) SEO
13 14 (12.96%) C
13 14 (12.96%) Mathematics
13 14 (12.96%) User Experience Design
13 14 (12.96%) User Experience
14 13 (12.04%) SQL
15 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
15 12 (11.11%) TDD
16 11 (10.19%) Physics
16 11 (10.19%) HTML
17 10 (9.26%) CSS
17 10 (9.26%) OO
18 9 (8.33%) Finance
19 8 (7.41%) Web Development
19 8 (7.41%) .NET Framework
19 8 (7.41%) Social Network
20 7 (6.48%) Life Science

Graduate Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.70%) Mingle
3 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.93%) Simulink
3 1 (0.93%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.70%) RavenDB
3 4 (3.70%) Neo4j
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) NUnit
1 4 (3.70%) TeamCity
1 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.70%) MSTest
1 4 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.85%) Xcode
General
1 15 (13.89%) Manufacturing
2 9 (8.33%) Finance
3 7 (6.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.70%) Games
5 3 (2.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (52.78%) .NET
2 28 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 11 (10.19%) HTML
4 10 (9.26%) CSS
5 8 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 7 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (4.63%) HTML5
7 5 (4.63%) Web Services
8 4 (3.70%) RESTful
8 4 (3.70%) CSS3
8 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (2.78%) jQuery
10 2 (1.85%) WPF
10 2 (1.85%) OpenMP
10 2 (1.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (1.85%) OpenCL
11 1 (0.93%) WebGL
11 1 (0.93%) Unreal Engine
11 1 (0.93%) XNA
Miscellaneous
1 45 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.96%) Mathematics
2 14 (12.96%) User Experience
3 11 (10.19%) Physics
4 8 (7.41%) Social Network
5 7 (6.48%) Life Science
6 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.70%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.85%) VHDL
8 2 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.85%) iPhone
9 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.93%) DTV
9 1 (0.93%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.70%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Android
2 2 (1.85%) Mac OS
2 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.78%) MVC
2 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.37%) Software Engineering
4 14 (12.96%) User Experience Design
4 14 (12.96%) SEO
5 12 (11.11%) TDD
6 10 (9.26%) OO
7 8 (7.41%) Web Development
8 7 (6.48%) E-Commerce
8 7 (6.48%) Content Management
9 6 (5.56%) Scrum
9 6 (5.56%) BDD
10 5 (4.63%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.63%) Computer Forensics
10 5 (4.63%) Project Management
11 4 (3.70%) UML
11 4 (3.70%) Project Planning
11 4 (3.70%) CQRS
11 4 (3.70%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.70%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (55.56%) C#
2 27 (25.00%) Java
3 26 (24.07%) C++
4 21 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 14 (12.96%) C
6 13 (12.04%) SQL
7 6 (5.56%) PHP
8 4 (3.70%) Assembly Language
8 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.78%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.78%) Python
10 2 (1.85%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.85%) R
11 1 (0.93%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.93%) VB
11 1 (0.93%) Lua
11 1 (0.93%) Clojure
11 1 (0.93%) XAML
Qualifications
1 50 (46.30%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) Sun Certification
3 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.70%) PhD
4 3 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle
3 1 (0.93%) SAP
3 1 (0.93%) Autodesk
3 1 (0.93%) SolidWorks
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