The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 30 48 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 41.67% 65.75% 55.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.25% 66.67% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 25
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -10.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 72 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 98.61% 98.63% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 68 54 43
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Developer
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Wigan region.

Developer Salary Trend in Wigan

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 40 (71.43%) .NET
2 32 (57.14%) SQL
3 28 (50.00%) C#
4 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET
5 25 (44.64%) SQL Server
6 22 (39.29%) HTML
7 21 (37.50%) Java
8 20 (35.71%) Oracle
9 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
10 18 (32.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 18 (32.14%) Oracle Database
11 16 (28.57%) MVC
12 15 (26.79%) CSS
12 15 (26.79%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
14 12 (21.43%) HTML5
15 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (19.64%) Oracle Forms
15 11 (19.64%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (17.86%) J2EE
16 10 (17.86%) Web Application Development
16 10 (17.86%) WCF
17 8 (14.29%) WPF
17 8 (14.29%) jQuery
17 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
17 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
17 8 (14.29%) WebLogic
17 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
18 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.79%) WordPress
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Office
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (32.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 18 (32.14%) Oracle Database
3 15 (26.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (19.64%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.57%) MySQL
7 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.14%) NUnit
2 4 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (71.43%) .NET
2 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET
3 22 (39.29%) HTML
4 15 (26.79%) CSS
5 12 (21.43%) HTML5
6 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (17.86%) J2EE
7 10 (17.86%) WCF
8 8 (14.29%) WPF
8 8 (14.29%) jQuery
9 7 (12.50%) Silverlight
10 5 (8.93%) NHibernate
10 5 (8.93%) Web Services
11 4 (7.14%) Ajax
11 4 (7.14%) MonoRail
11 4 (7.14%) Castle Windsor
12 2 (3.57%) Entity Framework
12 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Tandem
3 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) MVC
2 10 (17.86%) Web Application Development
3 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.50%) TDD
5 6 (10.71%) SDLC
6 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.14%) Scrum
7 4 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
7 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.36%) System Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (5.36%) OO
8 3 (5.36%) CRM
9 2 (3.57%) E-business
9 2 (3.57%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Time Management
10 1 (1.79%) OO PHP
10 1 (1.79%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) SQL
2 28 (50.00%) C#
3 21 (37.50%) Java
4 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
5 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.93%) PHP
7 3 (5.36%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.79%) PHP5
8 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.79%) Zend
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