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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
England / North West
Rank 221 214 220
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 22 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.30% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 0.82% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 23
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%

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
2501 2074 2796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.18% 36.77% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2170 1809 2442
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -20 22 £55,000 - 3
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 37 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (97.30%) .NET
3 35 (94.59%) SQL
3 35 (94.59%) OO
3 35 (94.59%) Software Engineering
4 34 (91.89%) CSS
4 34 (91.89%) JavaScript
4 34 (91.89%) HTML
5 33 (89.19%) T-SQL
5 33 (89.19%) ASP.NET
6 29 (78.38%) Web Services
6 29 (78.38%) NUnit
6 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (75.68%) Scrum
7 28 (75.68%) UML
7 28 (75.68%) WCF
7 28 (75.68%) WPF
7 28 (75.68%) LINQ
7 28 (75.68%) XML
7 28 (75.68%) C++
7 28 (75.68%) RUP
7 28 (75.68%) MSTest
7 28 (75.68%) MVVM
8 27 (72.97%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (72.97%) Java
8 27 (72.97%) Finance
9 26 (70.27%) Service Delivery
9 26 (70.27%) Use Case
9 26 (70.27%) jQuery
9 26 (70.27%) WF

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:

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.41%) RS-232
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (78.38%) NUnit
2 28 (75.68%) MSTest
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (5.41%) MSI
3 2 (5.41%) NuGet
3 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) WiX
4 1 (2.70%) Gradle
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) JMeter
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) TestNG
General
1 27 (72.97%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) .NET Software Engineer
1 26 (70.27%) C# Software Engineer
1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) HTML Developer
4 5 (13.51%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.70%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Developer in Test
7 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 34 (91.89%) CSS
2 34 (91.89%) HTML
3 33 (89.19%) ASP.NET
4 29 (78.38%) Web Services
5 28 (75.68%) LINQ
5 28 (75.68%) WCF
5 28 (75.68%) WPF
5 28 (75.68%) XML
6 26 (70.27%) jQuery
6 26 (70.27%) RESTful
6 26 (70.27%) SOAP
6 26 (70.27%) WF
6 26 (70.27%) XSLT
7 7 (18.92%) Angular 2
7 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
7 7 (18.92%) D3.js
7 7 (18.92%) HTML5
7 7 (18.92%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (5.41%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Internet of Things
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.41%) Industrial Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (94.59%) OO
1 35 (94.59%) Software Engineering
2 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (75.68%) MVVM
3 28 (75.68%) RUP
3 28 (75.68%) Scrum
3 28 (75.68%) UML
4 27 (72.97%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (70.27%) DSDM
5 26 (70.27%) Service Delivery
5 26 (70.27%) Use Case
6 9 (24.32%) MVC
7 7 (18.92%) Front End Development
7 7 (18.92%) Web Development
8 2 (5.41%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (5.41%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (5.41%) Kanban
8 2 (5.41%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.41%) Product Management
8 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (94.59%) SQL
3 34 (91.89%) JavaScript
4 33 (89.19%) T-SQL
5 28 (75.68%) C++
6 27 (72.97%) Java
7 26 (70.27%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.41%) C
8 2 (5.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
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