The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wigan during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Senior Developer
Manchester / Wigan
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 11 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 15 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 15.63% 5.00% 7.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.79% 5.26% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 4
Median salary £47,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.57% +5.55%  

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 95 38 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 98.96% 95.00% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 92 36 41
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -14.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £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%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Wigan

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Wigan

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Wigan over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Wigan

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
1 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) C#
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
2 20 (86.96%) AngularJS
3 18 (78.26%) Web Services
4 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (65.22%) MVC
6 13 (56.52%) Logistics
6 13 (56.52%) iPad
7 12 (52.17%) jQuery
7 12 (52.17%) TDD
7 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
8 8 (34.78%) Web Development
8 8 (34.78%) MySQL
9 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
9 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
10 6 (26.09%) Ember.js
10 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
10 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
10 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
10 6 (26.09%) QA
10 6 (26.09%) Retail
10 6 (26.09%) Subversion
10 6 (26.09%) ADO.NET
10 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
10 6 (26.09%) OO
11 5 (21.74%) CSS

Senior 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) Subversion
3 5 (21.74%) Selenium
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) AngularJS
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 18 (78.26%) Web Services
4 12 (52.17%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
5 6 (26.09%) ADO.NET
5 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
5 6 (26.09%) Ember.js
5 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
6 5 (21.74%) Ajax
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) HTML5
6 5 (21.74%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.35%) Laravel
7 1 (4.35%) REST
7 1 (4.35%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) iPad
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
3 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) MVC
3 13 (56.52%) Logistics
4 12 (52.17%) TDD
5 8 (34.78%) Web Development
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (26.09%) OO
7 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (21.74%) MVVM
8 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
9 3 (13.04%) DevOps
10 2 (8.70%) SDLC
10 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
11 1 (4.35%) Content Management
11 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
11 1 (4.35%) Microservices
11 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 20 (86.96%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) Objective-C
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.35%) Zend