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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 10 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 10.17% 4.94% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 6.78% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
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
48 59 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 81.36% 72.84% 89.06%
Number of salaries quoted 45 50 56
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,029 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Wigan

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
1 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET
1 17 (80.95%) C#
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) WPF
2 15 (71.43%) Silverlight
2 15 (71.43%) HTML5
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) Spring
4 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 2 (9.52%) NHibernate
5 2 (9.52%) WCF
5 2 (9.52%) jQuery
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.76%) MySQL
6 1 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) Java EE
6 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
1 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET
2 15 (71.43%) WPF
2 15 (71.43%) Silverlight
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 15 (71.43%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) Ajax
4 2 (9.52%) NHibernate
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) MVC
1 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) C++
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Wigan, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago