The median annual salary for a Graduate Programmer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate Programmer
England / London
Rank 585 645 651
Rank change year-on-year +60 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Programmer 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.026% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.027% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 3
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +72.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £22,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.65%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32198 40075 40268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.13% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27217 34571 33828
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Graduate Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Programmer in London

Graduate Programmer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Graduate Programmer in London

Graduate Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Programmer in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Programmer in London

Graduate Programmer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £40,000 -
Graduate Programmer
England

Graduate Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Graduate Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Graduate Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Fortran
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics

Graduate Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (20.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Fortran
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Lua
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft