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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 155 156 141
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 29 22 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.73% 0.59% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% 1.19% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 49
Average salary £47,500 £42,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,650 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
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
1665 1851 2277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.14% 49.74% 53.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1660 2077
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 -1 13 - - 2
Stockport -1 2 £21,500 -42.66%
Silverlight
North West

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (97.73%) C#
3 41 (93.18%) ASP.NET
4 40 (90.91%) HTML
5 38 (86.36%) SQL Server
6 33 (75.00%) Software Engineering
7 28 (63.64%) WPF
8 27 (61.36%) HTML5
9 17 (38.64%) CSS
10 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
11 14 (31.82%) SQL
11 14 (31.82%) Web Services
11 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (31.82%) WCF
12 12 (27.27%) Ajax
12 12 (27.27%) XML
13 10 (22.73%) MVC
13 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
15 6 (13.64%) Scrum
15 6 (13.64%) Windows
16 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
16 5 (11.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 4 (9.09%) Degree
17 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
17 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
17 4 (9.09%) LINQ
17 4 (9.09%) jQuery
17 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
17 4 (9.09%) Oracle

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (6.82%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) Node.js
2 2 (4.55%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (4.55%) NUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (93.18%) Developer
2 27 (61.36%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Lead Programmer
5 4 (9.09%) C# Programmer
5 4 (9.09%) Programmer
5 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C# Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Junior SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (93.18%) ASP.NET
3 40 (90.91%) HTML
4 28 (63.64%) WPF
5 27 (61.36%) HTML5
6 17 (38.64%) CSS
7 14 (31.82%) Web Services
7 14 (31.82%) WCF
8 12 (27.27%) Ajax
8 12 (27.27%) XML
9 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
10 5 (11.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (9.09%) LINQ
11 4 (9.09%) jQuery
12 3 (6.82%) WF
13 2 (4.55%) REST
13 2 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
13 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.55%) EMV
1 2 (4.55%) W3C
1 2 (4.55%) APACS
2 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) MVC
4 6 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (6.82%) TDD
5 3 (6.82%) OO
5 3 (6.82%) Web Development
5 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.82%) MVVM
6 2 (4.55%) Coaching
6 2 (4.55%) Line Management
6 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.55%) OWASP
6 2 (4.55%) UML
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (2.27%) OOP
7 1 (2.27%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (2.27%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) C#
2 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.82%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) C
5 1 (2.27%) XAML
5 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) MCSE
2 2 (4.55%) MCP
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Capita
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