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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 213 221 208
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 4 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.078% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.84% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 15
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
1590 1544 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.81% 25.95% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1287 1637
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 1 September 2015. 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
Bracknell - 4 £57,500 -
Silverlight
South East

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) Web Services
3 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (90.48%) TDD
3 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
4 16 (76.19%) IIS
4 16 (76.19%) QA
5 15 (71.43%) Scrum
5 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
5 15 (71.43%) Automated Testing
5 15 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
5 15 (71.43%) XML
5 15 (71.43%) XSLT
5 15 (71.43%) Refactoring
5 15 (71.43%) BDD
5 15 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (42.86%) C
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) REST
8 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (23.81%) WCF
9 4 (19.05%) WPF
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (19.05%) DevOps
9 4 (19.05%) Mobile Development
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (19.05%) Analytics
9 4 (19.05%) Vagrant

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (76.19%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) GitHub
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 19 (90.48%) C# Developer
3 16 (76.19%) Senior Developer
4 15 (71.43%) Team Leader
4 15 (71.43%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Programmer
6 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Software Programmer
6 4 (19.05%) C# Programmer
6 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) Web Services
3 15 (71.43%) XML
3 15 (71.43%) XSLT
4 6 (28.57%) REST
5 5 (23.81%) WCF
6 4 (19.05%) WPF
7 2 (9.52%) Ajax
7 2 (9.52%) HTML
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (4.76%) FastCGI
8 1 (4.76%) LINQ
8 1 (4.76%) HTML5
8 1 (4.76%) Flash
8 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (90.48%) TDD
2 15 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 15 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
2 15 (71.43%) Refactoring
2 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 15 (71.43%) Scrum
2 15 (71.43%) BDD
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Big Data Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Open Source
4 4 (19.05%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Mobile Development
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) C
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (76.19%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VirtualBox
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
1 4 (19.05%) Vagrant
1 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft