Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Wigan during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 61 61 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 51.26% 53.98% 41.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 51.69% 56.48% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 60 61 45
Wigan median annual salary £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £22,400 £22,500 £27,700
90th Percentile £51,250 £43,750 £41,250
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wigan
Permanent vacancies in Wigan with a recognized job title 118 108 122
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.16% 95.58% 99.19%
Number of salaries quoted 109 99 113
Wigan median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,950 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £45,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wigan.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Wigan

Developer
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for Developer in Wigan

Developer
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Wigan over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Wigan

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wigan region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 39 (63.93%) MVC
2 38 (62.30%) JavaScript
3 34 (55.74%) HTML
4 33 (54.10%) C#
4 33 (54.10%) .NET
5 32 (52.46%) CSS
6 29 (47.54%) MySQL
7 26 (42.62%) ASP.NET
8 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (37.70%) PHP
9 23 (37.70%) jQuery
10 20 (32.79%) iPad
10 20 (32.79%) AngularJS
11 19 (31.15%) OOP
12 18 (29.51%) SQL
13 17 (27.87%) TDD
14 16 (26.23%) Web Services
14 16 (26.23%) .NET Framework
15 15 (24.59%) OO
15 15 (24.59%) Retail
15 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (22.95%) Web Development
16 14 (22.95%) Git (software)
17 13 (21.31%) KnockoutJS
18 12 (19.67%) Entity Framework
18 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (18.03%) Logistics
20 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
20 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
20 9 (14.75%) ADO.NET

Developer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) Apache
1 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Magento
2 2 (3.28%) Visualfiles
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) GitHub
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (47.54%) MySQL
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) Subversion
3 3 (4.92%) Selenium
General
1 15 (24.59%) Retail
2 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) HTML
2 33 (54.10%) .NET
3 32 (52.46%) CSS
4 26 (42.62%) ASP.NET
5 23 (37.70%) jQuery
6 20 (32.79%) AngularJS
7 16 (26.23%) .NET Framework
7 16 (26.23%) Web Services
8 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (21.31%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (19.67%) Entity Framework
11 9 (14.75%) ADO.NET
11 9 (14.75%) Backbone.js
11 9 (14.75%) Ember.js
12 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (13.11%) Symfony
12 8 (13.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (11.48%) Ajax
14 5 (8.20%) Laravel
14 5 (8.20%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) iPad
2 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Android
2 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) MVC
2 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.15%) OOP
4 17 (27.87%) TDD
5 15 (24.59%) OO
6 14 (22.95%) Web Development
7 11 (18.03%) Logistics
8 9 (14.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (13.11%) Web Application Development
10 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
10 7 (11.48%) MVVM
10 7 (11.48%) SDLC
11 6 (9.84%) Scrum
11 6 (9.84%) Unit Testing
12 4 (6.56%) OO PHP
12 4 (6.56%) Refactoring
13 3 (4.92%) BDD
13 3 (4.92%) DevOps
13 3 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
14 2 (3.28%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) JavaScript
2 33 (54.10%) C#
3 23 (37.70%) PHP
4 18 (29.51%) SQL
5 4 (6.56%) Objective-C
5 4 (6.56%) PHP 5
6 3 (4.92%) Ruby
7 2 (3.28%) C++
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.64%) Java
8 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) MCP
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Zend
2 5 (8.20%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) PayPal