The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 18 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 196 163 184
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +21
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 30 60 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 1.13% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 3.44% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 29 60 43
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1781 1746 2404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.27% 32.80% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1545 2187
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
South East

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Berkshire

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Reading -4 11 £55,000 +22.22%
Bracknell 0 3 £33,750 -28.94% 1
Wokingham - 3 £32,500 -
Silverlight
South East

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 32 (66.67%) C#
4 30 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 25 (52.08%) SQL
7 20 (41.67%) MVC
8 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
9 16 (33.33%) HTML
9 16 (33.33%) IIS
9 16 (33.33%) CSS
10 15 (31.25%) VMware
11 14 (29.17%) LDAP
11 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
11 14 (29.17%) DHCP
11 14 (29.17%) DNS
11 14 (29.17%) Linux
11 14 (29.17%) Apache
11 14 (29.17%) Tomcat
11 14 (29.17%) Java
12 13 (27.08%) T-SQL
13 12 (25.00%) XML
13 12 (25.00%) Ajax
13 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (25.00%) HTML5
14 11 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (22.92%) Technical Architecture

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 16 (33.33%) IIS
2 14 (29.17%) Apache
2 14 (29.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (14.58%) IaaS
3 7 (14.58%) SaaS
3 7 (14.58%) PaaS
4 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) LDAP
1 14 (29.17%) DHCP
1 14 (29.17%) DNS
2 4 (8.33%) LAN
2 4 (8.33%) WAN
3 3 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) Moq
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
2 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Systems Architect
2 11 (22.92%) Architect
2 11 (22.92%) Senior Developer
3 10 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (18.75%) Administrator
5 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Analyst Programmer
5 7 (14.58%) Programmer
6 6 (12.50%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 6 (12.50%) C# Programmer
7 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.25%) CRM Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 16 (33.33%) HTML
3 16 (33.33%) CSS
4 12 (25.00%) XML
4 12 (25.00%) Ajax
4 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (25.00%) HTML5
5 11 (22.92%) Web Services
6 10 (20.83%) LINQ
7 9 (18.75%) WCF
8 8 (16.67%) XSL
8 8 (16.67%) WPF
9 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (12.50%) WF
10 6 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (6.25%) ADO
11 3 (6.25%) ADO.NET
11 3 (6.25%) Classic ASP
12 2 (4.17%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) MVC
2 11 (22.92%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (18.75%) OOP
4 8 (16.67%) UML
4 8 (16.67%) SOA
4 8 (16.67%) Product Management
4 8 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (14.58%) OO
6 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Migration
8 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.25%) Data Mapping
8 3 (6.25%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.25%) CRM
9 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.17%) MVVM
10 1 (2.08%) Analytics
10 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.08%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) C#
2 25 (52.08%) SQL
3 14 (29.17%) Java
4 13 (27.08%) T-SQL
5 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.25%) Perl
6 3 (6.25%) VBScript
6 3 (6.25%) Python
6 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.17%) VB
7 2 (4.17%) XAML
8 1 (2.08%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) Citrix
4 8 (16.67%) Rackspace
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle
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