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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 158 157 181
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 21 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.72% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.54% 1.64% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 14
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +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
1363 1464 1732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.39% 44.16% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 1257 1478
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Bury - 1 £60,000 -
Silverlight
North West

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
1 36 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
2 32 (88.89%) Web Services
2 32 (88.89%) Java
2 32 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (86.11%) NUnit
4 30 (83.33%) .NET
5 29 (80.56%) WCF
6 28 (77.78%) RESTful
6 28 (77.78%) SOAP
6 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET
7 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (75.00%) WPF
7 27 (75.00%) jQuery
8 26 (72.22%) LINQ
8 26 (72.22%) Scrum
8 26 (72.22%) XML
8 26 (72.22%) SQL
8 26 (72.22%) T-SQL
8 26 (72.22%) OO
9 25 (69.44%) RUP
9 25 (69.44%) XSLT
9 25 (69.44%) UML
9 25 (69.44%) DSDM
9 25 (69.44%) C++
9 25 (69.44%) PL/SQL
9 25 (69.44%) Service Delivery
9 25 (69.44%) Finance

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 (2.78%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (86.11%) NUnit
2 25 (69.44%) MSTest
3 7 (19.44%) JMeter
3 7 (19.44%) Selenium
4 6 (16.67%) Gradle
4 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (16.67%) TestNG
5 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) Jtest
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (69.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (69.44%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (69.44%) Software Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 6 (16.67%) Tester
3 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Java Automation Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Business Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Business Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
2 32 (88.89%) Web Services
3 30 (83.33%) .NET
4 29 (80.56%) WCF
5 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET
5 28 (77.78%) RESTful
5 28 (77.78%) SOAP
6 27 (75.00%) jQuery
6 27 (75.00%) WPF
7 26 (72.22%) LINQ
7 26 (72.22%) XML
8 25 (69.44%) WF
8 25 (69.44%) XSLT
9 6 (16.67%) DOM
10 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 3 (8.33%) Ajax
11 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (5.56%) HTML5
12 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (72.22%) OO
3 26 (72.22%) Scrum
4 25 (69.44%) DSDM
4 25 (69.44%) MVVM
4 25 (69.44%) RUP
4 25 (69.44%) Service Delivery
4 25 (69.44%) Software Engineering
4 25 (69.44%) UML
4 25 (69.44%) Use Case
5 6 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (2.78%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.78%) TDD
7 1 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (88.89%) Java
3 26 (72.22%) SQL
3 26 (72.22%) T-SQL
4 25 (69.44%) C++
4 25 (69.44%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) SOASTA, Inc
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