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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 169 153 142
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 23 24 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.65% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 1.28% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 51
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
1768 1872 2307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.19% 50.38% 53.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 1675 2112
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,353 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -2 12 - - 1
Stockport -10 2 £21,500 -42.66%
Silverlight
North West

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (97.37%) C#
3 36 (94.74%) ASP.NET
4 35 (92.11%) HTML
5 32 (84.21%) SQL Server
6 27 (71.05%) Software Engineering
7 24 (63.16%) WPF
7 24 (63.16%) HTML5
8 14 (36.84%) CSS
9 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
10 11 (28.95%) SQL
10 11 (28.95%) Web Services
10 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (26.32%) Ajax
11 10 (26.32%) WCF
12 9 (23.68%) XML
12 9 (23.68%) MVC
12 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
14 5 (13.16%) Windows
14 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
14 5 (13.16%) Scrum
14 5 (13.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
15 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (7.89%) Oracle
16 3 (7.89%) IIS
16 3 (7.89%) MCP
16 3 (7.89%) MCSE
16 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (7.89%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) ColdFusion
2 2 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (5.26%) NUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 25 (65.79%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Lead Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior SQL Server Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 35 (92.11%) HTML
4 24 (63.16%) WPF
4 24 (63.16%) HTML5
5 14 (36.84%) CSS
6 11 (28.95%) Web Services
7 10 (26.32%) Ajax
7 10 (26.32%) WCF
8 9 (23.68%) XML
9 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
10 5 (13.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (7.89%) jQuery
11 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (5.26%) LINQ
12 2 (5.26%) REST
12 2 (5.26%) WinForms
12 2 (5.26%) SOAP
13 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET
13 1 (2.63%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) EMV
1 3 (7.89%) W3C
1 3 (7.89%) APACS
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) MVC
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.89%) Web Development
5 3 (7.89%) OWASP
5 3 (7.89%) Line Management
6 2 (5.26%) MVVM
6 2 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.63%) Time Management
7 1 (2.63%) SOA
7 1 (2.63%) UML
7 1 (2.63%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (2.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.63%) XAML
5 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) MCP
1 3 (7.89%) MCSE
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Capita
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