Entry Level Programmer Jobs

Entry Level Programmer Overview


Entry Level Programmers work closely with software developers and turn software designs into instructions that computers can follow. Duties typically entail updating and expanding existing systems, writing programs in a variety of computer languages, using code libraries, debugging errors and building computer-assisted software engineering tools. Some applications only take a few days to write while others can take up to a year to complete. Often, programmers work on OS X or Windows platforms.

Entry Level Programmer Education Requirements


Most employers require an Entry Level Programmer to have an associate or bachelor’s degree in computer science. While in school, aspiring programmers learn several computer languages. To keep up with the evolving technology, most computer programmers take continuing professional education classes to learn about upgrades to languages and new languages. Computer programmers can become certified in vendor-specific programming products. Often, companies will require programmers to be certified in the specific products that they use.

Entry Level Programmer Job Market


According to statistics, the need for computer programmers is expected to grow 8 percent through 2022. Most computer programmers work in computer system design in a variety of industries, such as health care and mobile technology. Businesses will also need computer programmers for the customization of software offered on the Internet. Electronic and other non-computer products will also require the need of computer programmers. Similar positions include GUI Programmer jobs.

Entry Level Programmer Salary


Statistics reveal that Entry Level Programmer jobs start at around $40,000, and most computer programmers work full time. As of May 2012, the median annual wage for this profession was $74,000, and the top 10 percent earned more than $115,000. Those with a bachelor’s degree and knowledge of a variety of programming languages have the best job prospects.
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We are in the process automating our processes and moving our technology into the cloud. We are looking for an entry level full time (or intern with the intent of becoming full time) employee to assist us in this effort. This person will creating web applications using cutting edge technologies such as Angularjs, Azure and Typescript. They will also help with our corporate mobile application devel...
Healthpac, a Savannah Ga based corporation founded in 1981, is a national developer of healthcare practice management systems. One of the leaders in the industry, our award-winning PMS currently serves over 15,000 healthcare providers in 40+ states. We are adding a permanent position to our Savannah development team. Local only; no telecommute, not a contract assignment. Position Description: Pr...
Finys is a leading producer of packaged and custom software for the insurance industry. The successful candidates will work in a team environment and implement the latest technology in our product suite. We have multiple permanent openings available for candidates with the following skill sets. Job Description: • Build state-of-the-art web applications using modern object oriented programming te...
Job Summary: This is an junior/entry-level PowerCenter Programmer Analyst position. The candidate should have a strong technical background and be able to navigate through databases and multi-tiered application code to make changes and enhancements to existing systems. The candidate also must be able to independently design and build small systems, or work with a more senior developer on a comple...
ENTRY-LEVEL PROGRAMMERS We are seeking entry to mid-level developers to join our Gateway Consultant Team – recent college graduates welcome! This is a great opportunity to jump start your IT career and gain valuable experience as a developer! We will be running Interview Days in Washington D.C. during the first week of December, with a January 2015 start date in the NETbuilder Academy. For immed...
This position is part of the BAE Systems team at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division Keyport. There is no relocation assistance available for this position. If relocation is required the selected candidate must be willing to relocate at his/her own expense. The successful candidate will have experience with web application development using Object-oriented programming, write advanc...
ENTRY-LEVEL PROGRAMMERS We are seeking entry to mid-level developers to join our Gateway Consultant Team – recent college graduates welcome! This is a great opportunity to jump start your IT career and gain valuable experience as a developer! We will be running an all-day Assessment Centre locally towards the middle of October. For immediate consideration, please send a Word version of your resu...
ENTRY-LEVEL PROGRAMMERS We are seeking entry to mid-level developers to join our Gateway Consultant Team – recent college graduates welcome! This is a great opportunity to jump start your IT career and gain valuable experience as a developer! We will be running an all-day Assessment Centre locally towards the middle of October. For immediate consideration, please send a Word version of your resu...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has an eCommerce client with a contract-to-hire opportunity for a Programmer Analyst to join their team in Mechanicsburg, PA! The Programmer Analyst will be responsible for analyzing current manual processes for gathering data, creating solutions for automating these processes, and then designing user-friendly web interface to display this data in report form to be used b...
Required: • Experience with scripting language – prefer JavaScript • Some knowledge of Java/ C/ .Net (any programming language) • Excellent eye to detail & quality orientation • High degree of proficiency with Excel, knowledge and experience with Excel macros a plus • Knowledge of SQL – syntax, performance, etc. • Degree or equivalent experience in computer science / software development....
ENTRY-LEVEL PROGRAMMERS We are seeking entry to mid-level developers to join our Gateway Consultant Team – recent college graduates welcome! This is a great opportunity to jump start your IT career and gain valuable experience as a developer! We will be running Interview Days in Washington D.C. during the first week of December, with a January 2015 start date in the NETbuilder Academy. For immed...
ENTRY-LEVEL PROGRAMMERS We are seeking entry to mid-level developers to join our Gateway Consultant Team – recent college graduates welcome! This is a great opportunity to jump start your IT career and gain valuable experience as a developer! We will be running Interview Days in Washington D.C. during the first week of December, with a January 2015 start date in the NETbuilder Academy. For immed...
ENTRY-LEVEL PROGRAMMERS We are seeking entry to mid-level developers to join our Gateway Consultant Team – recent college graduates welcome! This is a great opportunity to jump start your IT career and gain valuable experience as a developer! We will be running an all-day Assessment Centre locally towards the middle of October. For immediate consideration, please send a Word version of your resu...
Description Essential Job Functions Codes, tests, debugs, implements, and documents basic programs. Assists in the modification of company products and/or customer/internal systems to meet the needs of the client and/or end-user. Assists in the research and analysis of existing systems and program requirements; assists in preparing documentation to change existing programs. Performs data analys...
Software Programmer - Entry Level - 147172 Seagate delivers advanced digital storage solutions to meet the needs of today’s consumers and tomorrow’s applications. Through technology, leadership and innovation, Seagate continues to help individuals and businesses maximize the potential of their digital content in an ever-evolving, on-demand world. Seagate is seeking a Software Programmer within t...
Our client in Broomall is looking for a Control System Programmer. This a Direct Hire position. The Primary duty of the Control System Programmer is the responsibility for Control System Commissioning and minor programming as trained in AMX, Crestron and Extron control systems in addition to assisting other programmers in the standardization of templates. Also responsible for programming work assi...
Position Description SRC has been named to numerous state and national “Best Company to Work For” – want to know why? We are committed to providing a positive, supportive and healthy work environment. We give you the freedom and the resources to solve “impossible” problems in a highly innovative and collaborative work environment – all while helping keep America safe and strong. SRC is seeking a j...
Title: Entry Level Java Programmer (SCA) (RTNR6888) Position: 2 Location: 610 Dowell Street P.O. Box 500 Keyport, Washington 98345 Duration: 3 month(s)+ 100 hr.(overtime) Pay rate: competitive. IT/Technical > Communications Software > Application Development > Program Languages > Java IT/Technical- Cleared > Clearance Requirement > Security Clearance > Security Clearance Level > Secret Clea...
Description Essential Job Functions Codes, tests, debugs, implements, and documents basic programs. Assists in the modification of company products and/or customer/internal systems to meet the needs of the client and/or end-user. Assists in the research and analysis of existing systems and program requirements; assists in preparing documentation to change existing programs. Performs data analys...
Job Description Qualified candidate will develop web-based applictions in a SharePoint 2010/2013 environment. Applications are highly customized to extend or modify standard SharePoint functionality using JavaScript, web services and C#. Applications are developed and maintained primarily using SharePoint designer. Visual Studio is used to develop custom controls, workflows and event handlers. Ap...

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Programmer - Entry Level

Salaries

$18,720.00 - $51,000.00
Typical Salary for Programmer - Entry Level
(73 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Bachelor's
45.8%
Some College Coursework Completed
18.6%
Master's
16.9%
Associates
13.6%
High School
3.4%
(59 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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