The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wigan during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 46 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 50.00% 37.21% 43.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.55% 39.02% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 16 19
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,250 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 91 41 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 98.91% 95.35% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 89 39 44
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -17.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wigan that featured Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Wigan

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 58 (70.73%) .NET
2 56 (68.29%) C#
3 54 (65.85%) JavaScript
4 51 (62.20%) ASP.NET
5 49 (59.76%) MVC
6 46 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (54.88%) AngularJS
8 38 (46.34%) SQL Server
9 37 (45.12%) TDD
10 33 (40.24%) Web Services
10 33 (40.24%) iPad
11 31 (37.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 30 (36.59%) jQuery
13 28 (34.15%) Git (software)
13 28 (34.15%) HTML
14 26 (31.71%) CSS
15 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (30.49%) KnockoutJS
16 23 (28.05%) OO
17 22 (26.83%) Web Development
18 21 (25.61%) Web Application Development
19 18 (21.95%) SDLC
19 18 (21.95%) PHP
20 17 (20.73%) MVVM
21 16 (19.51%) HTML5
21 16 (19.51%) Mobile App
21 16 (19.51%) .NET Framework
21 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
21 16 (19.51%) Subversion
22 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (1.22%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.85%) MySQL
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (34.15%) Git (software)
2 16 (19.51%) Subversion
3 13 (15.85%) Selenium
4 6 (7.32%) JIRA
5 2 (2.44%) GCC
5 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.22%) gulp
General
1 6 (7.32%) Retail
2 2 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (70.73%) .NET
2 51 (62.20%) ASP.NET
3 45 (54.88%) AngularJS
4 33 (40.24%) Web Services
5 31 (37.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 30 (36.59%) jQuery
7 28 (34.15%) HTML
8 26 (31.71%) CSS
9 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (30.49%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (19.51%) .NET Framework
10 16 (19.51%) HTML5
11 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (17.07%) Ajax
13 12 (14.63%) Entity Framework
14 10 (12.20%) Laravel
15 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 7 (8.54%) RESTful
16 6 (7.32%) Backbone.js
16 6 (7.32%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (40.24%) iPad
2 16 (19.51%) Mobile App
3 8 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Android
1 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.44%) Linux
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.76%) MVC
2 46 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (45.12%) TDD
4 23 (28.05%) OO
5 22 (26.83%) Web Development
6 21 (25.61%) Web Application Development
7 18 (21.95%) SDLC
8 17 (20.73%) MVVM
9 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
10 14 (17.07%) Logistics
11 13 (15.85%) Mobile Application Development
12 11 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (12.20%) E-Commerce
13 10 (12.20%) OOP
14 7 (8.54%) BDD
15 5 (6.10%) DevOps
16 4 (4.88%) Business Analysis
16 4 (4.88%) Content Management
16 4 (4.88%) Scrum
16 4 (4.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 56 (68.29%) C#
2 54 (65.85%) JavaScript
3 18 (21.95%) PHP
4 14 (17.07%) SQL
5 13 (15.85%) Objective-C
6 6 (7.32%) Java
7 2 (2.44%) C++
7 2 (2.44%) Ruby
7 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.22%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (17.07%) Xamarin
2 4 (4.88%) Zend
3 2 (2.44%) Google
3 2 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
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