The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 16 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 10 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 11.63% 2.38% 8.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% 3.03% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
Average salary £22,000 £42,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.23% +47.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 33 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 75.58% 78.57% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 83
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Wigan

Software Engineering
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) WPF
3 10 (71.43%) Silverlight
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) Zen Cart
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) SEO
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) Flash
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) W3C
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet
4 1 (7.14%) Extranet

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Zen Cart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
1 1 (7.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (92.86%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) WPF
3 10 (71.43%) Silverlight
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
1 1 (7.14%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) SEO
1 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago