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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Programmer
Rank 855 844 824
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Programmer 25 45 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.043% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.046% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 25 41 60
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015 within the UK.

Graduate Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Graduate Programmer
Top 25 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 26 January 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 -18 23 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire -3 6 £21,500 +1.17%
South East -40 6 £25,000 +11.11%
West Yorkshire - 6 £21,500 -
Leeds - 6 £21,500 -
London +9 5 £30,000 -17.24%
Woking - 4 £25,000 -
Surrey - 4 £25,000 -
East of England -11 3 £27,000 -2.70% 1
City of London - 3 £30,000 -
St Albans - 3 £27,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £27,000 - 1
Scotland +2 2 £25,000 -0.99%
Aberdeen - 2 £25,000 -
Reading +2 1 £37,500 +70.45%
North West -7 1 £25,000 +16.27%
Berkshire -8 1 £37,500 +66.66%
West Midlands -10 1 £20,000 -20.00%
South West -11 1 £21,500 -2.27% 1
Cheshire - 1 £25,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £21,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £21,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £25,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £20,000 -
Uttoxeter - 1 £20,000 -

Graduate Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 45 (73.77%) .NET
1 45 (73.77%) Degree
2 36 (59.02%) C#
3 30 (49.18%) Computer Science
4 25 (40.98%) HTML
5 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
5 24 (39.34%) ASP.NET
6 23 (37.70%) Java
7 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
7 22 (36.07%) .NET Framework
8 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
9 17 (27.87%) C++
9 17 (27.87%) Web Services
10 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
10 15 (24.59%) Visual Studio
11 14 (22.95%) XML
12 13 (21.31%) Mathematics
12 13 (21.31%) OO
12 13 (21.31%) SQL
12 13 (21.31%) MVC
13 12 (19.67%) CSS
13 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (16.39%) Web Development
14 10 (16.39%) UML
15 9 (14.75%) Windows
15 9 (14.75%) VB.NET
15 9 (14.75%) TDD
15 9 (14.75%) NUnit

Graduate Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.48%) MediaWiki
3 1 (1.64%) SugarCRM
3 1 (1.64%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Mingle
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.75%) RavenDB
3 9 (14.75%) Neo4j
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.75%) NUnit
2 9 (14.75%) TeamCity
2 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.75%) MSTest
2 9 (14.75%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (9.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.92%) Games
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (73.77%) .NET
2 25 (40.98%) HTML
3 24 (39.34%) ASP.NET
4 22 (36.07%) .NET Framework
5 17 (27.87%) Web Services
6 14 (22.95%) XML
7 12 (19.67%) CSS
8 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (14.75%) HTML5
9 9 (14.75%) CSS3
9 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 9 (14.75%) RESTful
10 8 (13.11%) Hibernate
10 8 (13.11%) Spring
11 7 (11.48%) WCF
11 7 (11.48%) WF
11 7 (11.48%) SOAP
11 7 (11.48%) J2EE
12 6 (9.84%) XSD
13 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (49.18%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.31%) Mathematics
3 7 (11.48%) Open Source
4 5 (8.20%) Physics
5 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) Social Media
6 1 (1.64%) Kindle
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
2 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.31%) OO
3 13 (21.31%) MVC
4 10 (16.39%) UML
4 10 (16.39%) Web Development
5 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
5 9 (14.75%) BDD
5 9 (14.75%) CQRS
5 9 (14.75%) TDD
6 7 (11.48%) Document Management
6 7 (11.48%) System Testing
7 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.56%) Requirements Management
9 4 (6.56%) Project Management
10 2 (3.28%) CRM
11 1 (1.64%) ERP
11 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.64%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) C#
2 23 (37.70%) Java
3 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
4 17 (27.87%) C++
5 13 (21.31%) SQL
6 9 (14.75%) VB.NET
6 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
7 7 (11.48%) VB
8 3 (4.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) COBOL
9 1 (1.64%) VBA
9 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (73.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.64%) Google
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