The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 19 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.74% 14.86% 9.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 15.28% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 11
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -29.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
73 72 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 100.00% 97.30% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 71 68 109
Average salary £26,000 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.46% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Developer
Manchester

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Wigan

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Wigan

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (50.00%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Service Management
4 4 (50.00%) VB6
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) WCF
5 3 (37.50%) Silverlight
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) Ajax
6 2 (25.00%) XAML
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (25.00%) Razor View Engine

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) Silverlight
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) VB6
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
Wigan, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago