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 July 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 39 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.40% - 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £30,500
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
74 107 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 29.60% 41.00% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 66 79 81
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
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 22 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (100.00%) Ninject
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (100.00%) Ninject
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago