The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan 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 Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 20 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.37% - 7.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% - 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £32,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40 54 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 54.79% 73.97% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 75
Average salary £26,000 £33,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.38% +19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Manchester

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Wigan

Silverlight
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XAML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago