Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 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.

Senior Developer
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 26 23
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 22 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 18.49% 7.08% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.64% 7.41% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 3
Wigan median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +37.10% -22.50%
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £44,875 £49,600
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +10.47% +1.18%

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%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 21 November 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 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 19 (86.36%) MySQL
3 18 (81.82%) MVC
4 15 (68.18%) jQuery
5 14 (63.64%) AngularJS
6 12 (54.55%) .NET
6 12 (54.55%) C#
7 10 (45.45%) PHP
7 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
7 10 (45.45%) Web Services
7 10 (45.45%) Logistics
8 9 (40.91%) Retail
8 9 (40.91%) QA
8 9 (40.91%) Ember.js
8 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (40.91%) Backbone.js
8 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
8 9 (40.91%) Entity Framework
8 9 (40.91%) ADO.NET
8 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
8 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (36.36%) Symfony
10 7 (31.82%) TDD
11 5 (22.73%) CSS
11 5 (22.73%) OOP
11 5 (22.73%) OO
11 5 (22.73%) HTML
11 5 (22.73%) Laravel
11 5 (22.73%) Git (software)

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (40.91%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) jQuery
2 14 (63.64%) AngularJS
3 12 (54.55%) .NET
4 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 10 (45.45%) Web Services
5 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
5 9 (40.91%) ADO.NET
5 9 (40.91%) Backbone.js
5 9 (40.91%) Ember.js
5 9 (40.91%) Entity Framework
6 8 (36.36%) Symfony
7 5 (22.73%) CSS
7 5 (22.73%) HTML
7 5 (22.73%) Laravel
8 3 (13.64%) Ajax
8 3 (13.64%) LAMP
9 2 (9.09%) Node.js
10 1 (4.55%) Doctrine
10 1 (4.55%) REST
10 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Logistics
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) TDD
6 5 (22.73%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) OOP
7 4 (18.18%) OO PHP
8 3 (13.64%) DevOps
9 2 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (9.09%) Business Development
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (9.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 2 (9.09%) Kanban
9 2 (9.09%) Machine Learning
9 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Zend
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) PayPal