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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Programmer
Rank 883 870 858
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Programmer 16 62 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.052% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.055% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 16 60 43
Average salary £22,500 £20,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £19,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%

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
104967 112334 104688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85785 91103 87039
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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
Top 26 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 27 April 2015. 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 -1 16 £22,500 +9.75% 3
East of England - 5 £24,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £20,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £20,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 -
South East +6 2 £25,000 +21.95%
Bristol 0 2 £19,500 -11.36%
South West -23 2 £19,500 -11.36%
Essex - 2 £24,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £25,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 £24,000 -
Ipswich - 2 £25,000 -
Hampshire -5 1 £21,500 -21.81%
Southampton -10 1 £21,500 -21.81%
East Midlands -14 1 £22,500 +18.42%
North West - 1 £22,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £22,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £22,000 - 1
Staines - 1 £28,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £22,500 -
Leeds - 1 £19,500 -
Northampton - 1 £22,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £22,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £22,500 -
Surrey - 1 £28,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £19,500 -

Graduate Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 29 (70.73%) Degree
2 27 (65.85%) .NET
3 25 (60.98%) C#
4 20 (48.78%) HTML
4 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET
4 20 (48.78%) Software Engineering
4 20 (48.78%) Computer Science
5 17 (41.46%) Java
6 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
6 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
7 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
8 14 (34.15%) SQL
9 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (29.27%) XML
11 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
12 10 (24.39%) C++
12 10 (24.39%) Visual Studio
13 9 (21.95%) VB.NET
14 8 (19.51%) MVC
14 8 (19.51%) Web Services
15 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
15 7 (17.07%) VB
15 7 (17.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 7 (17.07%) XSD
15 7 (17.07%) UML
16 6 (14.63%) CSS
16 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
17 5 (12.20%) TDD
17 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
17 5 (12.20%) Hibernate

Graduate Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) MediaWiki
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Mingle
2 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) RavenDB
3 3 (7.32%) Neo4j
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Big Data
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.32%) MSTest
4 3 (7.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
4 3 (7.32%) NUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) .NET
2 20 (48.78%) HTML
2 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET
3 12 (29.27%) XML
4 8 (19.51%) Web Services
5 7 (17.07%) XSD
5 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
6 6 (14.63%) CSS
7 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
8 4 (9.76%) Spring
8 4 (9.76%) WCF
8 4 (9.76%) WF
8 4 (9.76%) SOAP
8 4 (9.76%) J2EE
8 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (7.32%) HTML5
9 3 (7.32%) CSS3
9 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Computer Science
2 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.76%) Open Source
4 2 (4.88%) Statistics
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Physics
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Software Engineering
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) MVC
4 7 (17.07%) UML
5 5 (12.20%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) Document Management
6 4 (9.76%) System Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
7 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.32%) BDD
7 3 (7.32%) CQRS
7 3 (7.32%) OO
8 2 (4.88%) Migration
9 1 (2.44%) Content Management
9 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.44%) OOP
9 1 (2.44%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.44%) Analytics
9 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) C#
2 17 (41.46%) Java
3 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 10 (24.39%) C++
6 9 (21.95%) VB.NET
7 7 (17.07%) VB
8 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
8 3 (7.32%) PHP
9 2 (4.88%) VB6
10 1 (2.44%) COBOL
10 1 (2.44%) Python
10 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (70.73%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) HL7
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Google
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