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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206 Entry Level Programmer jobs found on Monster.

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Marlabs Inc (www.marlabs.com) is a US based global technology services and solutions company with a presence in North America, South America, Europe and Asia providing avant-garde services to Fortune companies. As a Gold partner with Microsoft, Oracle and a Premier business partner of IBM and all leading technology companies, Marlabs is in the hall of fame of Inc500 and, as well as being ranked by...
What You’ll Be Doing Using your strong programming and analytical skills, you’ll be responsible for coding custom solutions using cutting edge automated functional and performance quality assurance tools to support complex software applications. Other responsibilities include: · Work alongside development teams to verify application functionality, usability and scalability. · Assist application...
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 towards the middle of August. For immediate consideration, please send a Word version of your resume to chr...
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 a full-day Assessment Centre towards the middle of August. For immediate consideration, please send a Word version of your resume to chr...
Impact Innovations Systems, Inc. is an e-Business software development firm and a market recognized EMC systems integrator. We are located at Manassas, Virginia and are currently looking for multiple junior developers to fill entry level positions. Candidates will be developing software applications using various development tools including, JAVA, Microsoft C#.NET, XML, XSLT, and SQL. Job Require...
DOCS is looking for a new graduate for an entry level programming role for a major pharmaceutical client. Primary responsibilities: Build/program clinical systems that support clinical research activities. Create clinical database using eCRF/EDC systems to collect and format clinical data. Assist in the collection of clinical data and the writing of any scripts that may be needed to collect data...
endevis Houston, TX
Job Description: Job Classification: Temp-to-Permanent endevis is assisting a top client to hire multiple employees for immediate openings due to growth. Our client is one of the premier companies to work for in the Cleveland area; offering top benefits such as a workout facility, onsite clinic, parking and great career path opportunity with advancement. We are looking for IT professionals that ...
Description As an entry level Programmer / Analyst joining a Centralized team over one hundred strong, you will deliver value by supporting daily operations through program execution, user application support and assorted other job responsibilities. You will balance your time between user support, MS Access and SQL development, documentation, quality assurance and collaborating with our audit tea...
Hiring Alaska, AK
Job Order: : Campus New Grad Full Time Title: Entry Level Programmer Analyst : College Recruiting Category: Information Technology City: Juneau, Alaska, United States Job Description: Entry Level Programmer Analyst : College Recruiting CGI is seeking graduating students interested in careers in the Information Technology field. CGI is more than just an IT consulting company; we are a global o...
nationalsoftwaremanagement.com Parsippany, NJ
Description Job Description We are looking for a hard-working, self-motivated Entry-level Programmer/Web Developer to support the Training Support Operations . Our main focus is developing and maintaining web applications . The candidate will be responsible for programming, designing, enhancing, and maintaining web pages and applications Responsibilities Required Experience Bachelor's degree ...
Marlabs Inc. Piscataway, NJ
Description A robust platform to launch your career: Marlabs is a global technology services and solutions company with a presence in North America, South America, Europe and Asia providing avant-garde services to Fortune 500 companies. As a Gold partner with Microsoft, Oracle and a Premier business partner of IBM and all leading technology companies, Marlabs is in the hall of fame of Inc500 and...
Mitchell Martin Melville, NY, 11747
Description Our client is seeking an Entry Level Programmer/Developer. Location: Melville, NY Position Type: Full Time Programmers to help support and enhance our leading edge claims processing system. Primary responsibilities will be development of healthcare applications using C#.NET, VB, and ASP.NET. MS SQL Server database experience is a plus. The candidate must be able to multi-task and re...
Unum Group Portland, ME
Description Join a fun and winning team! Unum and Colonial Life’s Global Services organization is made up of 1,200+ talented, forward-thinking IT and Business professionals. We value individual strengths, innovation, leadership, collaboration and strong partnerships. We offer defined career paths as well as on-going training and international development opportunities. As an organization, we cont...
CALIBRE Systems Alexandria, VA, 22313
CALIBRE is looking for a hard-working, self-motivated Entry-level Programmer/Web Developer to support the Training Support Operations (TSO) directorate. Our main focus is developing and maintaining web applications in support of various Army training programs. The candidate will be responsible for programming, designing, enhancing, and maintaining web pages and applications. The candidate will wor...
Progeny Systems Corporation Manassas, VA, 20108
Career opportunities are available for recent grads with BS in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering or related technical field. REQUIREMENTS New or Recent graduates with B.S. degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering or related technical field. AS, MSCE, MCP, Prior IT/Computer Science and/or Lab Tech experience may be substituted Applicant mus...
Are you a programming whiz with bits in your blood? Familiar with the best practices of user experience? When interacting with a company online, can you instinctively sense who ‘gets it?’ Shoplet.com needs detail oriented, highly organized, and eager to learn interns for a paid opening in our creative IT team. Shoplet.com is a rapidly growing B2B e-tailer specializing in office supplies, equipmen...
The Resource Group Minneapolis, MN, 55415
Entry Level Developer/Programmer We are looking for two different people, both entry-level with enthusiastic problem solving skills) IMPORTANT: 1. We are only looking for recent Computer Science or MIS graduates that are extremely passionate about testing and programming. 2. We are interested in candidates with a 4-year B.S. degrees, but will consider a 2-year Associates degree with 0-1 years ...
Programmer / Programmer Analyst / Senior and Junior Level Technical Recruiting Solutions has partnered with a growing company in Chicago. They are looking for Senior Programmer's, Senior Programmer Analysts, and Junior/Entry-Level Programmer and Programmer Analysts. If you have experience with software development using C# using Microsoft .NET 3.5 Framework and SQL Server with TFS, please apply t...
Linium has been engaged to recruit and hire an Entry Level Programmer for our client in Saratoga Springs NY. This organization is world renowned for its advancements in its specialized field. In this role, the incumbent will have the opportunity to work with and create cutting edge technology, interface and collaborate with industry experts and leaders while working in environment where each proje...
Linium has been engaged to recruit and hire an Entry Level Programmer for our client in Saratoga Springs NY. This organization is world reno ... (read more)...

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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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