The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 29
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 7.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
134 184 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.81% 46.46% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 120 115 88
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Cheshire

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 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL