The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 39 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.72% - 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.33% - 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Silverlight
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
79 83 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 27.15% 32.17% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 70 71 84
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Chester region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in Chester

Silverlight
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (100.00%) MSTest
1 5 (100.00%) MVVM
1 5 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (100.00%) Moq
1 5 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (100.00%) Ninject
1 5 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) MSTest
1 5 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (100.00%) Ninject
1 5 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Chester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago