Industrial Placements 2018


If you're currently studying towards an IT or computer science degree have you considered doing an Industrial Placement? A great chance to learn on the job skills, work on real projects and get paid a salary.

HMRC digital Industrial Placements

Our HMRC digital 2018 Industrial Placement Scheme is open for applications until 9 March. The placements start in September 2018.

This year we've got

  • 25 places
  • In 6 locations - Newcastle, Shipley, Telford, London, Southend and Worthing
  • Various roles including Cyber Analyst, Software Developer, Business Analyst and Architect

Each industrial placement will be employed for 9-12 months and earn a salary of £23,836 (National); £27,554 (London) pro rata.

Role No of placements Locations
Business Analyst 6 Telford,London,Southend
Programme Management Office Specialist 1 London or Telford
Government & Insight Officer 1 Newcastle or Telford
Associate Solution Architect 2 Newcastle, Telford
Assistant Cyber Intelligence Analyst 4 Shipley, Telford
Software Developer 5 Southend, Worthing
DevOps Engineer 2 London
Project Support Officer 4 Newcastle,Liverpool,Shipley,Telford or London

If you would like to find out more about each role and how to apply, please email Lisa Rowley at

Read some blogs by some of our present and past industrial placements

Cyber analyst part II: Return of the industrial placement student

Ever thought about a digital opportunity with HMRC?

University Placement: My first week at HMRC digital

Note - to be eligible, you must :

  • be studying towards a relevant IT/computing science degree
  • be fluent in English
  • be eligible to apply to the UK Civil Service.  In summary, only nationals from the following countries (or associations of countries) are generally eligible for employment in the Civil Service: the United Kingdom (and British protected persons), the Republic of Ireland, the Commonwealth, the European Economic Area (EEA), Switzerland and Turkey. Certain family members of EEA, Swiss and Turkish nationals are also eligible regardless of their nationality.  Detailed guidance available here: