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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 171 162 126
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -36
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 14 16 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 0.42% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 0.86% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 58
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1759 1865 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.48% 49.42% 51.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1666 1770
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
Wigan +7 10 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Oldham - 1 - -
Silverlight
North West

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 26 (96.30%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) .NET
3 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
4 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
4 20 (74.07%) WPF
5 15 (55.56%) HTML
5 15 (55.56%) WCF
6 13 (48.15%) HTML5
7 11 (40.74%) Web Services
7 11 (40.74%) MVC
8 9 (33.33%) Scrum
8 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (33.33%) XML
8 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (29.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 8 (29.63%) TDD
9 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
9 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
10 7 (25.93%) Degree
10 7 (25.93%) Windows
10 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
10 7 (25.93%) CSS
10 7 (25.93%) Oracle
11 6 (22.22%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) SOAP
11 6 (22.22%) MVVM
12 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (14.81%) Reactive Extensions

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (3.70%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
3 20 (74.07%) WPF
4 15 (55.56%) HTML
4 15 (55.56%) WCF
5 13 (48.15%) HTML5
6 11 (40.74%) Web Services
7 9 (33.33%) XML
8 8 (29.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
9 7 (25.93%) CSS
10 6 (22.22%) SOAP
11 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (14.81%) Reactive Extensions
11 4 (14.81%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 4 (14.81%) LINQ
11 4 (14.81%) Ajax
12 2 (7.41%) REST
12 2 (7.41%) XSD
12 2 (7.41%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) APACS
2 3 (11.11%) EMV
2 3 (11.11%) W3C
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) MVC
2 9 (33.33%) Scrum
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) TDD
3 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
4 6 (22.22%) MVVM
5 4 (14.81%) CRM
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow
6 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.11%) Line Management
6 3 (11.11%) OWASP
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) User Stories
7 2 (7.41%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) MCP
2 3 (11.11%) MCSE
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Capita
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