The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 18 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 6 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 6.19% 12.20% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.19% 12.50% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
Average salary £36,250 £38,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.60% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £35,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,200 £37,150
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior 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
97 40 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 100.00% 97.56% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 68 40 95
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Wigan

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (40.00%) WCF
6 4 (40.00%) Symfony
6 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) System Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Laravel
6 4 (40.00%) CRM
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) MySQL
6 4 (40.00%) PHP
7 3 (30.00%) C#
8 2 (20.00%) HTML5
8 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
8 2 (20.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) OOP
8 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
9 1 (10.00%) Intranet

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) Symfony
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Laravel
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) GWT
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (10.00%) WinForms
6 1 (10.00%) Spring
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (40.00%) System Testing
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago