The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 25 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.39% 8.51% 16.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 8.89% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 19
Average salary £19,000 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.58% +20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software 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
72 45 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 100.00% 95.74% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 53 44 111
Average salary £31,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) WPF

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago