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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 161 174 175
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 30 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.81% 0.55% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 1.40% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 9
Median salary £43,500 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +8.43%
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
1591 1505 1841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.15% 39.18% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1336 1553
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -
Silverlight
North West

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 53 (100.00%) C#
1 53 (100.00%) HTML
1 53 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 53 (100.00%) CSS
2 52 (98.11%) Web Services
3 44 (83.02%) Java
3 44 (83.02%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (81.13%) NUnit
5 36 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (67.92%) .NET
6 35 (66.04%) XML
6 35 (66.04%) SQL
6 35 (66.04%) T-SQL
6 35 (66.04%) Scrum
6 35 (66.04%) WCF
6 35 (66.04%) WPF
6 35 (66.04%) LINQ
6 35 (66.04%) jQuery
6 35 (66.04%) RESTful
7 26 (49.06%) MSTest
7 26 (49.06%) Use Case
7 26 (49.06%) MVVM
7 26 (49.06%) WF
7 26 (49.06%) Software Engineering
7 26 (49.06%) Service Delivery
7 26 (49.06%) Finance
7 26 (49.06%) PL/SQL
7 26 (49.06%) C++
7 26 (49.06%) XSLT
7 26 (49.06%) SOAP

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 (1.89%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (81.13%) NUnit
2 26 (49.06%) MSTest
3 18 (33.96%) JMeter
3 18 (33.96%) Selenium
4 17 (32.08%) Gradle
4 17 (32.08%) Jenkins
4 17 (32.08%) TestNG
5 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) JIRA
6 1 (1.89%) Jtest
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) .NET Software Engineer
1 26 (49.06%) C# Software Engineer
1 26 (49.06%) Software Engineer
2 16 (30.19%) Automation Tester
2 16 (30.19%) Tester
3 12 (22.64%) Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Java Automation Tester
4 10 (18.87%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 10 (18.87%) Selenium Tester
5 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Software Tester
7 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 5 (9.43%) SQL BI Developer
8 5 (9.43%) SQL Developer
8 5 (9.43%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
8 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior SQL Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) CSS
1 53 (100.00%) HTML
2 52 (98.11%) Web Services
3 36 (67.92%) .NET
4 35 (66.04%) jQuery
4 35 (66.04%) LINQ
4 35 (66.04%) RESTful
4 35 (66.04%) WCF
4 35 (66.04%) WPF
4 35 (66.04%) XML
5 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET
5 26 (49.06%) SOAP
5 26 (49.06%) WF
5 26 (49.06%) XSLT
6 17 (32.08%) DOM
7 10 (18.87%) HTML5
8 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (16.98%) CSS3
8 9 (16.98%) Entity Framework
8 9 (16.98%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Linux
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (83.02%) Continuous Integration
2 36 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (66.04%) Scrum
4 26 (49.06%) DSDM
4 26 (49.06%) MVVM
4 26 (49.06%) OO
4 26 (49.06%) RUP
4 26 (49.06%) Service Delivery
4 26 (49.06%) Software Engineering
4 26 (49.06%) UML
4 26 (49.06%) Use Case
5 17 (32.08%) Automation Testing
5 17 (32.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (32.08%) Load Testing
5 17 (32.08%) Performance Analysis
5 17 (32.08%) Test Scripting
6 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (16.98%) Software Architecture
6 9 (16.98%) SOLID
6 9 (16.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
1 53 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 44 (83.02%) Java
3 35 (66.04%) SQL
3 35 (66.04%) T-SQL
4 26 (49.06%) C++
4 26 (49.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) ISTQB
2 9 (16.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) SOASTA, Inc
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