Trainee Web Developer

Job details

  • Reference: TT-JW-J74BJTA
  • Hours: 37.5 hours per week, Monday - Friday
  • Location: Leicester (map)
  • Salary: £Competitive, plus bonus of up to 20%


We currently have an excellent opportunity for a Trainee Web Developer to join our IT Team at Topps Tiles based at our Head Office in Grove Park, Leicester. Reporting to the Senior Web Developer you will be responsible for the development, support and update of C# applications for our intranet, mobile and web based reporting to help improve business procedures and performance. You will be involved in the whole design and development process, from initial requirement gathering through to delivering solutions and eventual deployment. Ongoing responsibilities include support, fixes and future enhancements. The successful candidate will work alongside several colleagues to support the company’s IT plan. This role would suit a graduate looking for their first or second opportunity within an IT team.

Other responsibilities include:

• Manage intranet content by utilising developing tools including, CSS, HTML and MS-SQL.

• Follow internal coding standards to ensure that development of applications remain in line with changing business needs.

• Develop effective working relationships with all internal departments

• Ownership and management of intranet content

• Day to day management of web content

• Supporting with ad- hoc responsibilities

The Person


• Microsoft Visual Studio 2015

• C#

• ASP.NET 3.5 onwards

• MVC 3 onwards

• Entity Framework

• Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio

• T- SQL • Excellent planning, organisation and communication skills

• Have the ability to prioritise multiple simultaneous projects

• Proactive and able to work on own initiative with minimum supervision

• Exceptional accuracy and attention to detail

• Have the ability to demonstrate a strong technical understanding of IT and must have a proven ability to learn and apply new technologies


• Telerik Suite of development tools

• Web API

• Bootstrap 3 onwards


• Xamarin/Mobile App development


A career with Topps Tiles

There's plenty about Topps Tiles that might surprise you. Like the fact that you don't need to be a DIY or tile expert to work in one of our stores or Head Office.


A competitive salary.

Bonus and uncapped commission schemes (dependent on your role) that run four times a year, helping you to share in our success.

A generous staff discount scheme allows you to make purchases from our stores at below market price.

Enhanced maternity/adoption and paternity pay, and childcare vouchers.

A ShareSave scheme that allows you to invest in us and share our success.

Pension & Life Assurance schemes with company contributions available to help you provide for your retirement.

A wide range of discounts with selected companies including discounts on insurance, holidays and retail vouchers.

Holiday entitlement that increases with length of service.