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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 221 198 169
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -29
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 10 29 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.50% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 1.68% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 62
Average salary £57,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.24% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £29,100 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1580 1731 1770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.65% 30.05% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1344 1478 1578
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 24 April 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 +11 8 £57,500 +76.92%
Reading -14 2 £55,000 -
Silverlight
South East

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) XML
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
3 9 (81.82%) QA
4 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
4 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
4 8 (72.73%) BDD
4 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (72.73%) Scrum
4 8 (72.73%) XSLT
4 8 (72.73%) OOA/OOD
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
4 8 (72.73%) C
4 8 (72.73%) Refactoring
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (9.09%) Streaming Media
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (72.73%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Senior Developer
2 9 (81.82%) C# Developer
3 8 (72.73%) Team Leader
3 8 (72.73%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) XML
4 8 (72.73%) XSLT
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Streaming Media
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
2 8 (72.73%) OOA/OOD
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Refactoring
2 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
2 8 (72.73%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) C
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle