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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 50 24 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 64.10% 53.33% 51.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 65.79% 54.55% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 58
Average salary £33,000 £35,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +19.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £23,950 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+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
76 44 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 97.44% 97.78% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 58 43 108
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wigan

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 49 (56.32%) .NET
2 42 (48.28%) SQL
3 39 (44.83%) HTML
4 38 (43.68%) SQL Server
5 37 (42.53%) ASP.NET
6 34 (39.08%) JavaScript
6 34 (39.08%) C#
6 34 (39.08%) MVC
7 32 (36.78%) Java
8 30 (34.48%) jQuery
9 28 (32.18%) CSS
10 23 (26.44%) Oracle
11 21 (24.14%) MySQL
12 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database 10g
12 16 (18.39%) WCF
12 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (18.39%) HTML5
12 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database
13 13 (14.94%) Google Maps API
13 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
13 13 (14.94%) ActiveMQ
13 13 (14.94%) Spring
13 13 (14.94%) Hibernate
14 12 (13.79%) Subversion
14 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (12.64%) Google
15 11 (12.64%) PL/SQL
15 11 (12.64%) Linux
15 11 (12.64%) Oracle Forms
16 10 (11.49%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (8.05%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.75%) Node.js
3 2 (2.30%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.15%) CMS
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.15%) DNN
4 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.15%) Intranet
2 1 (1.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (43.68%) SQL Server
2 21 (24.14%) MySQL
3 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database
3 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (8.05%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.30%) SQLite
9 1 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.79%) Subversion
3 11 (12.64%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.30%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (2.30%) NUnit
General
1 2 (2.30%) Back Office
2 1 (1.15%) Advertising
2 1 (1.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (56.32%) .NET
2 39 (44.83%) HTML
3 37 (42.53%) ASP.NET
4 30 (34.48%) jQuery
5 28 (32.18%) CSS
6 16 (18.39%) HTML5
6 16 (18.39%) WCF
7 13 (14.94%) Google Maps API
7 13 (14.94%) Hibernate
7 13 (14.94%) ActiveMQ
7 13 (14.94%) Spring
8 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (11.49%) Silverlight
10 9 (10.34%) Web Services
10 9 (10.34%) J2EE
11 7 (8.05%) .NET Framework
11 7 (8.05%) WPF
11 7 (8.05%) Laravel
12 6 (6.90%) REST
12 6 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) Streaming Music
1 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.15%) Informatics
3 1 (1.15%) Health Informatics
3 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.15%) NHS
3 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Linux
2 3 (3.45%) Android
2 3 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.08%) MVC
2 10 (11.49%) TDD
3 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
4 6 (6.90%) Web Development
4 6 (6.90%) Automated Testing
4 6 (6.90%) Web Application Development
5 5 (5.75%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (5.75%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (5.75%) Unit Testing
5 5 (5.75%) OOP
5 5 (5.75%) OO
6 4 (4.60%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.45%) Android Development
8 2 (2.30%) Time Management
8 2 (2.30%) Information Architecture
8 2 (2.30%) ERP
8 2 (2.30%) CRM
8 2 (2.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.28%) SQL
2 34 (39.08%) C#
2 34 (39.08%) JavaScript
3 32 (36.78%) Java
4 11 (12.64%) PL/SQL
5 8 (9.20%) PHP
6 5 (5.75%) Ruby
7 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.60%) VBA
8 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.15%) VB
9 1 (1.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Oracle
2 11 (12.64%) Google
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
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