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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 252 212 244
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +32
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 13 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 1.17% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 14
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
2627 2303 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.97% 38.14% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2327 1980 2641
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
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 9 December 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 -18 13 £55,000 - 1
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 40 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (97.50%) HTML
2 39 (97.50%) JavaScript
2 39 (97.50%) CSS
2 39 (97.50%) Web Services
3 34 (85.00%) Java
3 34 (85.00%) NUnit
3 34 (85.00%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (77.50%) .NET
5 30 (75.00%) XML
5 30 (75.00%) SQL
5 30 (75.00%) T-SQL
5 30 (75.00%) Scrum
5 30 (75.00%) WCF
5 30 (75.00%) WPF
5 30 (75.00%) LINQ
5 30 (75.00%) jQuery
5 30 (75.00%) RESTful
6 26 (65.00%) Finance
7 25 (62.50%) Use Case
7 25 (62.50%) WF
7 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
7 25 (62.50%) PL/SQL
7 25 (62.50%) C++
7 25 (62.50%) XSLT
7 25 (62.50%) SOAP
7 25 (62.50%) UML
7 25 (62.50%) OO
7 25 (62.50%) RUP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (85.00%) NUnit
2 25 (62.50%) MSTest
3 9 (22.50%) Gradle
3 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
3 9 (22.50%) JMeter
3 9 (22.50%) Selenium
3 9 (22.50%) TestNG
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (65.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (62.50%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 8 (20.00%) Tester
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Developer in Test
5 4 (10.00%) Java Automation Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SQL BI Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) CSS
1 39 (97.50%) HTML
1 39 (97.50%) Web Services
2 31 (77.50%) .NET
3 30 (75.00%) jQuery
3 30 (75.00%) LINQ
3 30 (75.00%) RESTful
3 30 (75.00%) WCF
3 30 (75.00%) WPF
3 30 (75.00%) XML
4 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 25 (62.50%) SOAP
4 25 (62.50%) WF
4 25 (62.50%) XSLT
5 9 (22.50%) DOM
6 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 5 (12.50%) Ajax
6 5 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 5 (12.50%) HTML5
6 5 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Linux
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (75.00%) Scrum
4 25 (62.50%) DSDM
4 25 (62.50%) MVVM
4 25 (62.50%) OO
4 25 (62.50%) RUP
4 25 (62.50%) Service Delivery
4 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 25 (62.50%) UML
4 25 (62.50%) Use Case
5 9 (22.50%) Automation Testing
5 9 (22.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (22.50%) Load Testing
5 9 (22.50%) Performance Analysis
5 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
6 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 5 (12.50%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (97.50%) JavaScript
3 34 (85.00%) Java
4 30 (75.00%) SQL
4 30 (75.00%) T-SQL
5 25 (62.50%) C++
5 25 (62.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
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