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Computer Programmer Aptitude Test

Computer Programming Aptitude Test is the ideal pre-employment test for recruiters and hiring managers to hire job-fit candidates for roles such as Computer Programmer, Software Engineer, and Software Developer. This computer programming logic test assesses candidates on topics such as SQL concepts, Business Analysis, and Core Java. The online programming aptitude test can reduce hiring time by 40% and improve the interview-to-selection ratio by 62%.

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Computer Programmer Aptitude Test

A computer programmer writes code in different programming languages like C++, Java, PHP, .Net. and other languages. The programmer usually has a creative and analytical mindset and performs coding and testing in-house software programs. They should possess the ability to pay attention to every line of code written and should further understand, manipulate, and repair complex computer codes. It is essential to check whether a person has basic programming knowledge and the ability to understand the project requirement to hire skilled programmers.

The Computer Programmer Aptitude Test helps recruiters & hiring managers assess the aptitude skills of the programmer. The online computer programming aptitude test is created & validated by experienced Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to assess & hire computer programmers per industry standards.

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Test Summary

Why use iMocha's computer science aptitude test?

  • This aptitude test for computer science helps to reduce hiring time by up to 40%.
  • Reduce the hassle while hiring bulk computer engineering/software engineering candidates.
  • This test can be used to assess candidates with different skill sets. You can use an existing set or request us to make a custom-made skill set depending on your job requirement.

Software developer aptitude test helps to screen the candidates who possess the following traits:

  • Ability to write executable code 
  • Excellent knowledge of SQL and Java concepts 
  • Ability to analyze complex technical information 
  • A logical and analytical approach to problem-solving 

Assessing candidates with the programmer aptitude assessment is secure and reliable. You can use our role-based access control feature to restrict system access based on the roles of individual users within the recruiting team. Features like window violation and webcam proctoring help detect cheating during the test.

The Computer Programming Aptitude Test can be taken by candidates from anywhere in the comfort of their time zone.

Computer programming logic tests may contain MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQs (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blanks, Whiteboard Questions, Audio/Video Questions, AI-LogicBox, Job-based Simulations, True or False Questions, etc.

Useful for hiring
  • Computer Programmer
  • Software Engineer
  • Software Developer
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Topics Covered

SQL Concepts

The aptitude test for programming assesses the candidate's knowledge of SQL to create, maintain and retrieve data stored in the relational database.

Core Java

iMocha's Computer Science aptitude test assesses the candidate's Core Java knowledge to create or develop a general-purpose application.

Business Analysis

The computer programming aptitude test online helps to check the candidate's knowledge of requirements understanding, development and management, and functional testing.



Sample Question
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Question type
Multiple Option
Topics covered
Lambda Expressions


You are using lists in your Java 8 application.

The following code snippet has been used in the application. Determine what will be returned when the code snippet is executed.

public class Demo{
public static void main(String[] args){
Set list = new HashSet();


  • 123
  • 1231
  • No output
  • An exception will be thrown
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