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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 217 215 177
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -38
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 18 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.017% 0.31% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.074% 0.93% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 46
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
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
1354 1932 2024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.46% 32.84% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1549 1796
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £65,000
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
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 22 December 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 -15 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Silverlight
South East

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) XAML
3 5 (62.50%) LINQ
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Phone 8
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Phone
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) WPF
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) XSD
5 2 (25.00%) XSLT
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) WinForms
5 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) MPEG

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) LINQ
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) WPF
3 3 (37.50%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) WF
4 2 (25.00%) XSD
4 2 (25.00%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Remoting
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) MPEG
1 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Phone 8
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Phone
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (25.00%) OO
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (12.50%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) XAML
3 2 (25.00%) XPath
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft