Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 14 25
Rank change year-on-year -17 +11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 2.52% 15.18% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.75% 65.38% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 1
Wigan median annual salary £30,000 £27,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.09% -31.88% +60.00%
Manchester median annual salary £42,625 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +2.71% +9.21% +1.33%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wigan
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 13.45% 23.21% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 11
Wigan median annual salary £22,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% -25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,525 £26,250
90th Percentile £34,563 £39,000 £43,750
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.67%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wigan.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Wigan

Degree
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Wigan.

Salary trend for Degree in Wigan

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Health Informatics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Informatics
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Server Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Server Support
1 2 (66.67%) Server Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Data Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Health Informatics
2 1 (33.33%) Informatics
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP