The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 152 161 177
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 33 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.94% 0.62% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 1.43% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 12
Median salary £43,500 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
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
1450 1470 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.51% 43.67% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1274 1478
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,700 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Silverlight as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Manchester

Silverlight
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 2 £42,500 -
Altrincham +3 1 £43,500 -17.14%
Bury - 1 £60,000 -
Silverlight
North West

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Silverlight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 47 (100.00%) C#
1 47 (100.00%) HTML
1 47 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 47 (100.00%) CSS
2 45 (95.74%) Web Services
3 38 (80.85%) Java
3 38 (80.85%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (78.72%) NUnit
5 35 (74.47%) .NET
6 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (72.34%) jQuery
6 34 (72.34%) WCF
6 34 (72.34%) WPF
7 33 (70.21%) LINQ
7 33 (70.21%) RESTful
7 33 (70.21%) Scrum
7 33 (70.21%) XML
7 33 (70.21%) SQL
7 33 (70.21%) T-SQL
8 26 (55.32%) SOAP
8 26 (55.32%) OO
8 26 (55.32%) ASP.NET
9 25 (53.19%) DSDM
9 25 (53.19%) RUP
9 25 (53.19%) UML
9 25 (53.19%) XSLT
9 25 (53.19%) PL/SQL
9 25 (53.19%) C++
9 25 (53.19%) Finance
9 25 (53.19%) Service Delivery

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (2.13%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (78.72%) NUnit
2 25 (53.19%) MSTest
3 13 (27.66%) JMeter
3 13 (27.66%) Selenium
4 12 (25.53%) Gradle
4 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
4 12 (25.53%) TestNG
5 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.13%) JIRA
6 1 (2.13%) Jtest
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (53.19%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (53.19%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (53.19%) Software Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) Automation Tester
2 12 (25.53%) Tester
3 9 (19.15%) Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Java Automation Tester
3 9 (19.15%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 9 (19.15%) Selenium Tester
4 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Software Tester
6 4 (8.51%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) CSS
1 47 (100.00%) HTML
2 45 (95.74%) Web Services
3 35 (74.47%) .NET
4 34 (72.34%) jQuery
4 34 (72.34%) WCF
4 34 (72.34%) WPF
5 33 (70.21%) LINQ
5 33 (70.21%) RESTful
5 33 (70.21%) XML
6 26 (55.32%) ASP.NET
6 26 (55.32%) SOAP
7 25 (53.19%) WF
7 25 (53.19%) XSLT
8 12 (25.53%) DOM
9 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
9 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (19.15%) HTML5
10 8 (17.02%) CSS3
10 8 (17.02%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (80.85%) Continuous Integration
2 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (70.21%) Scrum
4 26 (55.32%) OO
5 25 (53.19%) DSDM
5 25 (53.19%) MVVM
5 25 (53.19%) RUP
5 25 (53.19%) Service Delivery
5 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
5 25 (53.19%) UML
5 25 (53.19%) Use Case
6 12 (25.53%) Automation Testing
6 12 (25.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (25.53%) Load Testing
6 12 (25.53%) Performance Analysis
6 12 (25.53%) Test Scripting
7 9 (19.15%) MVC
8 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (17.02%) SOLID
8 8 (17.02%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) C#
1 47 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 38 (80.85%) Java
3 33 (70.21%) SQL
3 33 (70.21%) T-SQL
4 25 (53.19%) C++
4 25 (53.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
2 8 (17.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) SOASTA, Inc
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