The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 71 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.45% - 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% - 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £35,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
378 251 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 56.50% 51.43% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 337 222 290
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
North West

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Merseyside region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in Merseyside

Silverlight
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wirral - 1 £36,500 -
Silverlight
North West

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Android
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (57.14%) Android Development
4 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (57.14%) PhoneGap
5 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Time Management
5 3 (42.86%) MVVM
5 3 (42.86%) iPad
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) OO

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) GPRS
1 1 (14.29%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQLite
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) PhoneGap
3 1 (14.29%) Log4Net
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (14.29%) Ninject
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) WPF
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (42.86%) iPad
3 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows CE
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Android Development
2 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) MVVM
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Infragistics
2 1 (14.29%) DevExpress
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Knowsley, Merseyside
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