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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Programmer
Rank 860 866 827
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Programmer 30 34 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.032% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.033% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 68
Average salary £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £23,250 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +5.68%

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
104068 101994 108481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 86662 82710 93503
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 £26,861 £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 29 December 2014 within the UK.

Graduate Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Graduate Programmer
Top 29 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 29 December 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 -1 26 £23,500 +4.44% 1
South East -11 9 £25,000 +13.63% 1
London +6 7 £30,000 +3.44%
Surrey +4 6 £25,000 +11.11%
Woking - 6 £25,000 -
Yorkshire -5 4 £21,500 -4.44%
Leeds - 4 £21,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £21,500 -
Scotland +5 3 £25,000 -0.99%
West Midlands -14 2 £22,500 -10.00%
East of England -28 2 £23,500 -15.31%
City of London - 2 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £23,500 -
St Albans - 2 £23,500 -
Aberdeen - 2 £25,000 -
Berkshire +3 1 £37,500 +70.45% 1
South West +1 1 £21,500 -2.27%
Reading -4 1 £37,500 +70.45% 1
West Sussex -5 1 £21,000 -20.00%
North West -15 1 £17,500 -18.60%
Wales - 1 £21,500 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £20,000 -
North Wales - 1 £21,500 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £21,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £20,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £21,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £21,500 -
Uttoxeter - 1 £20,000 -

Graduate Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 47 (69.12%) Degree
2 44 (64.71%) .NET
3 39 (57.35%) C#
4 35 (51.47%) Computer Science
5 27 (39.71%) Java
6 23 (33.82%) C++
6 23 (33.82%) SQL Server
7 20 (29.41%) ASP.NET
8 19 (27.94%) HTML
9 18 (26.47%) Software Engineering
9 18 (26.47%) .NET Framework
10 15 (22.06%) SQL
11 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
11 14 (20.59%) Mathematics
12 13 (19.12%) Web Services
13 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (16.18%) MVC
14 11 (16.18%) XML
15 10 (14.71%) OO
15 10 (14.71%) Visual Studio
16 9 (13.24%) CSS
17 8 (11.76%) VB.NET
17 8 (11.76%) UML
17 8 (11.76%) Physics
17 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
18 7 (10.29%) Spring
18 7 (10.29%) Web Development
18 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (10.29%) Hibernate

Graduate Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.82%) MediaWiki
3 1 (1.47%) SugarCRM
3 1 (1.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Mingle
2 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.82%) RavenDB
3 6 (8.82%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.82%) NUnit
2 6 (8.82%) TeamCity
2 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.82%) MSTest
2 6 (8.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.94%) Xcode
General
1 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.35%) Games
3 2 (2.94%) Electronics
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (64.71%) .NET
2 20 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 19 (27.94%) HTML
4 18 (26.47%) .NET Framework
5 13 (19.12%) Web Services
6 11 (16.18%) XML
7 9 (13.24%) CSS
8 7 (10.29%) Hibernate
8 7 (10.29%) Spring
8 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (8.82%) HTML5
9 6 (8.82%) CSS3
9 6 (8.82%) RESTful
9 6 (8.82%) WF
9 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (8.82%) WCF
9 6 (8.82%) SOAP
9 6 (8.82%) J2EE
10 4 (5.88%) XSD
11 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (51.47%) Computer Science
2 14 (20.59%) Mathematics
3 8 (11.76%) Physics
4 6 (8.82%) Open Source
5 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.94%) iPhone
6 2 (2.94%) User Experience
6 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.47%) Social Media
7 1 (1.47%) Kindle
7 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.47%) VHDL
7 1 (1.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Android
2 2 (2.94%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Software Engineering
2 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.18%) MVC
4 10 (14.71%) OO
5 8 (11.76%) UML
6 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.29%) Web Development
7 6 (8.82%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.82%) System Testing
7 6 (8.82%) BDD
7 6 (8.82%) CQRS
7 6 (8.82%) Document Management
7 6 (8.82%) TDD
8 5 (7.35%) Project Planning
9 4 (5.88%) Requirements Management
9 4 (5.88%) Project Management
10 2 (2.94%) SEO
10 2 (2.94%) CRM
10 2 (2.94%) UX Design
10 2 (2.94%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) C#
2 27 (39.71%) Java
3 23 (33.82%) C++
4 15 (22.06%) SQL
5 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 7 (10.29%) VB
8 6 (8.82%) PHP
8 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.41%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.94%) Python
11 1 (1.47%) C
11 1 (1.47%) Clojure
11 1 (1.47%) COBOL
11 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (69.12%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.47%) Google
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