The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 157 161 168
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 14 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.81% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 1.92% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 18
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +12.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Silverlight
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1259 1665 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.18% 42.10% 49.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1476 1682
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Manchester

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Manchester

Silverlight
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 1 £35,000 -
Rochdale - 1 £35,000 -
Silverlight
North West

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
2 28 (96.55%) CSS
2 28 (96.55%) SOAP
2 28 (96.55%) HTML
2 28 (96.55%) WCF
2 28 (96.55%) RESTful
3 26 (89.66%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (89.66%) WPF
3 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (89.66%) MVVM
3 26 (89.66%) Web Services
3 26 (89.66%) XML
3 26 (89.66%) Scrum
4 25 (86.21%) Service Delivery
4 25 (86.21%) Finance
4 25 (86.21%) UML
4 25 (86.21%) OO
4 25 (86.21%) RUP
4 25 (86.21%) DSDM
4 25 (86.21%) XSLT
4 25 (86.21%) Java
4 25 (86.21%) C++
4 25 (86.21%) PL/SQL
4 25 (86.21%) SQL
4 25 (86.21%) T-SQL
4 25 (86.21%) NUnit
4 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (86.21%) MSTest
1 25 (86.21%) NUnit
2 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (86.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (86.21%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (86.21%) Software Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
2 28 (96.55%) CSS
2 28 (96.55%) HTML
2 28 (96.55%) RESTful
2 28 (96.55%) SOAP
2 28 (96.55%) WCF
3 26 (89.66%) Web Services
3 26 (89.66%) WPF
3 26 (89.66%) XML
4 25 (86.21%) jQuery
4 25 (86.21%) LINQ
4 25 (86.21%) WF
4 25 (86.21%) XSLT
5 3 (10.34%) Ajax
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Android
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (89.66%) Continuous Integration
1 26 (89.66%) MVVM
1 26 (89.66%) Scrum
2 25 (86.21%) DSDM
2 25 (86.21%) OO
2 25 (86.21%) RUP
2 25 (86.21%) Service Delivery
2 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 25 (86.21%) UML
2 25 (86.21%) Use Case
3 1 (3.45%) Android Development
3 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
3 25 (86.21%) C++
3 25 (86.21%) Java
3 25 (86.21%) PL/SQL
3 25 (86.21%) SQL
3 25 (86.21%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.34%) PHP
4 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.90%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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