The median annual salary for a Graduate Programmer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Graduate Programmer
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 897 942
Rank change year-on-year +42 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Programmer 15 16 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.016% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.017% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 46
Median salary £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,250 £27,600
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +27.65% -6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Graduate Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Programmer 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.

Salary trend for Graduate Programmer in the UK

Graduate Programmer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Programmer over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Programmer in the UK

Graduate Programmer
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 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
England +49 13 £30,000 +25.00% 2
South East +60 8 £30,000 +9.09% 1
London +17 3 £26,000 -5.45%
Crawley +14 3 £30,000 -
West Sussex +7 3 £30,000 -
Brighton - 3 £30,000 - 1
East Sussex - 3 £30,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +4 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £33,000 -
South Wales - 2 - -
Abingdon - 2 £33,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 1 £21,000 -2.32%
Tyne and Wear +14 1 £21,000 -2.32%
North East +14 1 £21,000 -2.32%
North West -40 1 £18,500 -21.27%
Lancashire - 1 £18,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £27,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £27,000 -
Burnley - 1 £18,500 -

Graduate Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 featuring Graduate Programmer in the job title.

1 17 (60.71%) Degree
2 13 (46.43%) Computer Science
3 12 (42.86%) .NET
4 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (32.14%) C#
5 9 (32.14%) Java
6 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.00%) C++
6 7 (25.00%) HTML
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 6 (21.43%) CSS
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) MVC
7 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
8 5 (17.86%) R
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.29%) Data Management
9 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (14.29%) Finance
9 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 4 (14.29%) Windows
9 4 (14.29%) STL
9 4 (14.29%) jQuery
9 4 (14.29%) Physics
9 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
10 3 (10.71%) Mobile Development
10 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (10.71%) Statistics

Graduate Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) JBoss
1 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Maven
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) HTML
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 6 (21.43%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) jQuery
4 4 (14.29%) STL
5 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (10.71%) Web Services
5 3 (10.71%) XML
5 3 (10.71%) XSD
6 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.14%) HTML5
6 2 (7.14%) J2EE
6 2 (7.14%) JMS
6 2 (7.14%) JSP
6 2 (7.14%) Qt
6 2 (7.14%) Spring
6 2 (7.14%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) mHealth
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) EPoS
4 1 (3.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Android
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
1 6 (21.43%) MVC
2 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (14.29%) Data Management
3 4 (14.29%) Physics
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile Development
4 3 (10.71%) Statistics
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) Android Development
5 2 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) SOLID
6 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) C++
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) R
5 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.71%) C
7 2 (7.14%) Python
8 1 (3.57%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.14%) Master's Degree
3 2 (7.14%) PhD
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Xamarin
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