The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 200 222 219
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 37 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 0.58% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 1.42% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 26
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 £41,000 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Silverlight
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2354 2680 3098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.20% 40.71% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2035 2252 2610
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in the North West

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in the North West

Silverlight
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Manchester +14 37 £43,500 -17.14% 3
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 55 (100.00%) C#
1 55 (100.00%) HTML
1 55 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 55 (100.00%) CSS
2 49 (89.09%) Web Services
3 41 (74.55%) Java
3 41 (74.55%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (72.73%) NUnit
5 39 (70.91%) WCF
5 39 (70.91%) WPF
5 39 (70.91%) jQuery
6 36 (65.45%) .NET
7 35 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (61.82%) Scrum
8 34 (61.82%) XML
8 34 (61.82%) SQL
8 34 (61.82%) T-SQL
8 34 (61.82%) LINQ
8 34 (61.82%) RESTful
9 30 (54.55%) SOAP
9 30 (54.55%) OO
10 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET
11 25 (45.45%) RUP
11 25 (45.45%) DSDM
11 25 (45.45%) XSLT
11 25 (45.45%) UML
11 25 (45.45%) PL/SQL
11 25 (45.45%) C++
11 25 (45.45%) Finance
11 25 (45.45%) Service Delivery

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (3.64%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (72.73%) NUnit
2 25 (45.45%) MSTest
3 16 (29.09%) JMeter
3 16 (29.09%) Selenium
4 15 (27.27%) Gradle
4 15 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 15 (27.27%) TestNG
5 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.64%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.82%) JIRA
8 1 (1.82%) Jtest
General
1 25 (45.45%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (45.45%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Automation Tester
3 14 (25.45%) Tester
4 10 (18.18%) Java Automation Tester
4 10 (18.18%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 10 (18.18%) Selenium Tester
5 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 5 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Software Tester
7 5 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) CSS
1 55 (100.00%) HTML
2 49 (89.09%) Web Services
3 39 (70.91%) jQuery
3 39 (70.91%) WCF
3 39 (70.91%) WPF
4 36 (65.45%) .NET
5 34 (61.82%) LINQ
5 34 (61.82%) RESTful
5 34 (61.82%) XML
6 30 (54.55%) SOAP
7 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET
8 25 (45.45%) WF
8 25 (45.45%) XSLT
9 15 (27.27%) DOM
10 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
11 10 (18.18%) HTML5
12 9 (16.36%) CSS3
12 9 (16.36%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Windows
2 15 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (61.82%) Scrum
4 30 (54.55%) OO
5 25 (45.45%) DSDM
5 25 (45.45%) MVVM
5 25 (45.45%) RUP
5 25 (45.45%) Service Delivery
5 25 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 25 (45.45%) UML
5 25 (45.45%) Use Case
6 15 (27.27%) Automation Testing
6 15 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (27.27%) Load Testing
6 15 (27.27%) Performance Analysis
6 15 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 14 (25.45%) MVC
8 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (16.36%) TDD
8 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) C#
1 55 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 41 (74.55%) Java
3 34 (61.82%) SQL
3 34 (61.82%) T-SQL
4 25 (45.45%) C++
4 25 (45.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 11 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) SOASTA, Inc
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