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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 9 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 18.75% 1.23% 10.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.53% 1.79% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £47,500 - £33,500
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
47 56 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 73.44% 69.14% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 52 65
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 28 (93.33%) C#
1 28 (93.33%) .NET
1 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
1 28 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 25 (83.33%) HTML
3 24 (80.00%) WPF
3 24 (80.00%) HTML5
4 23 (76.67%) Silverlight
5 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.00%) Windows
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (6.67%) Ajax
7 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.67%) Linux
7 2 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (6.67%) CSS
7 2 (6.67%) C++
8 1 (3.33%) T-SQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 24 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Junior
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) .NET
1 28 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 25 (83.33%) HTML
3 24 (80.00%) WPF
3 24 (80.00%) HTML5
4 23 (76.67%) Silverlight
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (6.67%) Ajax
5 2 (6.67%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) XSLT
6 1 (3.33%) XHTML
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.33%) Spring
6 1 (3.33%) WinForms
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (3.33%) Web Development
3 1 (3.33%) E-business
3 1 (3.33%) MVC
3 1 (3.33%) Line Management
3 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
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