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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 30 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 56.60% 43.53% 72.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 56.60% 43.53% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 56
Average salary £32,500 £29,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,250 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
53 85 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 100.00% 100.00% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 76 73
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wigan

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 54 (64.29%) .NET
2 52 (61.90%) C#
2 52 (61.90%) HTML
2 52 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 47 (55.95%) SQL Server
4 33 (39.29%) SQL
5 30 (35.71%) CSS
6 26 (30.95%) HTML5
7 25 (29.76%) MVC
8 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
9 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
9 22 (26.19%) WPF
10 21 (25.00%) Silverlight
11 17 (20.24%) Oracle
12 16 (19.05%) MySQL
13 15 (17.86%) PHP
13 15 (17.86%) Java
14 14 (16.67%) jQuery
15 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database
15 12 (14.29%) J2EE
15 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
16 11 (13.10%) OOP
17 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (10.71%) Unit Testing
18 9 (10.71%) WCF
18 9 (10.71%) Web Services
19 8 (9.52%) Windows
19 8 (9.52%) Web Development
19 8 (9.52%) Zend

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.76%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (55.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.05%) MySQL
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Xcode
1 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (64.29%) .NET
2 52 (61.90%) HTML
2 52 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 30 (35.71%) CSS
4 26 (30.95%) HTML5
5 22 (26.19%) WPF
6 21 (25.00%) Silverlight
7 14 (16.67%) jQuery
8 12 (14.29%) J2EE
9 9 (10.71%) WCF
9 9 (10.71%) Web Services
10 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (7.14%) Laravel
11 6 (7.14%) Symfony
12 5 (5.95%) XML
12 5 (5.95%) XSLT
12 5 (5.95%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.95%) Ajax
12 5 (5.95%) Entity Framework
13 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) Windows
2 6 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) MVC
2 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
3 11 (13.10%) OOP
4 9 (10.71%) Unit Testing
5 8 (9.52%) Web Development
6 7 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 6 (7.14%) OO
7 6 (7.14%) CRM
8 5 (5.95%) E-business
8 5 (5.95%) SEO
8 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.95%) Time Management
9 4 (4.76%) System Testing
9 4 (4.76%) OO PHP
9 4 (4.76%) Line Management
9 4 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.57%) TDD
10 3 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (2.38%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.90%) C#
2 33 (39.29%) SQL
3 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.86%) PHP
4 15 (17.86%) Java
5 5 (5.95%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.76%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.19%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) Oracle
2 8 (9.52%) Zend
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
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