The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 208 209 163
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -46
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 9 17 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.30% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.91% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 51
Average salary £60,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% -1.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1445 1865 2189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.79% 33.35% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1185 1654 1934
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 3 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Slough - 1 £57,500 -
Silverlight
South East

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 25 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (92.00%) .NET
3 20 (80.00%) SQL
4 13 (52.00%) Windows
5 12 (48.00%) LINQ
6 11 (44.00%) HTML
6 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (44.00%) XAML
6 11 (44.00%) Windows Phone 8
6 11 (44.00%) Windows Phone
7 10 (40.00%) MVC
8 9 (36.00%) CSS
9 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (28.00%) WCF
10 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
10 6 (24.00%) HTML5
10 6 (24.00%) MVVM
11 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 5 (20.00%) Web Services
11 5 (20.00%) XML
11 5 (20.00%) WPF
11 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
12 4 (16.00%) SOAP
12 4 (16.00%) XSLT
12 4 (16.00%) Finance
12 4 (16.00%) JSON
13 3 (12.00%) IIS

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3 (12.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Pivotal CRM
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) CRM Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate
6 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) LINQ
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (44.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
5 7 (28.00%) WCF
6 6 (24.00%) HTML5
6 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.00%) Web Services
7 5 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (20.00%) WPF
8 4 (16.00%) SOAP
8 4 (16.00%) JSON
8 4 (16.00%) XSLT
9 3 (12.00%) Ajax
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (12.00%) LINQ to SQL
10 2 (8.00%) REST
10 2 (8.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.00%) MPEG
3 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Phone
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) MVC
2 6 (24.00%) MVVM
3 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (12.00%) CRM
4 3 (12.00%) SOA
4 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (8.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Product Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) Code Coverage
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) XAML
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
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