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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 57 17 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 62.64% 68.00% 58.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 62.64% 68.00% 58.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 47
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,400 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
91 25 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 23 76
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wigan

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 78 (63.93%) .NET
2 75 (61.48%) HTML
2 75 (61.48%) ASP.NET
3 72 (59.02%) C#
4 59 (48.36%) SQL Server
5 58 (47.54%) SQL
6 55 (45.08%) CSS
7 43 (35.25%) HTML5
8 31 (25.41%) Software Engineering
8 31 (25.41%) JavaScript
8 31 (25.41%) MVC
9 29 (23.77%) Oracle
9 29 (23.77%) WPF
10 25 (20.49%) Silverlight
11 23 (18.85%) Windows
12 22 (18.03%) Java
12 22 (18.03%) jQuery
13 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database 11g
13 21 (17.21%) PHP
13 21 (17.21%) MySQL
13 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database 10g
13 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database
14 19 (15.57%) J2EE
15 16 (13.11%) Ajax
16 14 (11.48%) OOP
17 13 (10.66%) Unit Testing
18 12 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (9.02%) Web Development
19 11 (9.02%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (8.20%) Umbraco
2 5 (4.10%) CMS
3 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.82%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Magento
2 2 (1.64%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) Intranet
2 1 (0.82%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (48.36%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database 10g
2 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database 11g
2 21 (17.21%) MySQL
2 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database
3 10 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.20%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.82%) QlikView
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.82%) Xcode
2 1 (0.82%) NUnit
2 1 (0.82%) Maven
2 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (0.82%) Advertising
1 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (63.93%) .NET
2 75 (61.48%) ASP.NET
2 75 (61.48%) HTML
3 55 (45.08%) CSS
4 43 (35.25%) HTML5
5 29 (23.77%) WPF
6 25 (20.49%) Silverlight
7 22 (18.03%) jQuery
8 19 (15.57%) J2EE
9 16 (13.11%) Ajax
10 11 (9.02%) WCF
10 11 (9.02%) Web Services
11 9 (7.38%) Laravel
11 9 (7.38%) Symfony
12 8 (6.56%) XML
13 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (3.28%) CSS3
15 4 (3.28%) .NET Framework
16 3 (2.46%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.46%) User Experience
4 2 (1.64%) Open Source
4 2 (1.64%) W3C
5 1 (0.82%) GIS
5 1 (0.82%) Informatics
5 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.82%) NHS
5 1 (0.82%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.85%) Windows
2 5 (4.10%) Linux
3 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.41%) MVC
1 31 (25.41%) Software Engineering
2 14 (11.48%) OOP
3 13 (10.66%) Unit Testing
4 11 (9.02%) E-Commerce
4 11 (9.02%) Web Development
5 10 (8.20%) Web Application Development
6 9 (7.38%) CRM
6 9 (7.38%) System Testing
7 8 (6.56%) OO
8 7 (5.74%) SEO
9 4 (3.28%) ERP
9 4 (3.28%) OO PHP
10 3 (2.46%) Line Management
10 3 (2.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (2.46%) OOD
10 3 (2.46%) E-business
10 3 (2.46%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.46%) Time Management
11 2 (1.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 72 (59.02%) C#
2 58 (47.54%) SQL
3 31 (25.41%) JavaScript
4 22 (18.03%) Java
5 21 (17.21%) PHP
6 10 (8.20%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.28%) VB
9 1 (0.82%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (23.77%) Oracle
2 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.56%) Zend
3 1 (0.82%) Google
3 1 (0.82%) Progress
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