The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 91 111 99
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 34 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.57% 0.81% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.20% 2.61% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 6
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Silverlight
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
654 652 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.28% 30.89% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 561 602 479
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Birmingham

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 36 (80.00%) HTML
2 31 (68.89%) C#
2 31 (68.89%) HTML5
3 30 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 30 (66.67%) .NET
4 29 (64.44%) Windows
5 28 (62.22%) XML
6 27 (60.00%) CSS
7 23 (51.11%) OOP
7 23 (51.11%) jQuery
8 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
9 20 (44.44%) SQL
9 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
10 18 (40.00%) SharePoint
10 18 (40.00%) JSON
11 16 (35.56%) MVC
11 16 (35.56%) Degree
12 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 15 (33.33%) Scrum
12 15 (33.33%) Ajax
12 15 (33.33%) SC Cleared
12 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
13 14 (31.11%) Java
13 14 (31.11%) ActionScript
13 14 (31.11%) Ant
13 14 (31.11%) OO
13 14 (31.11%) N-Tier
13 14 (31.11%) SOA
13 14 (31.11%) Blackberry
13 14 (31.11%) Objective-C

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 18 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.89%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Ant
1 14 (31.11%) JIRA
1 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
1 14 (31.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (26.67%) Retail
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Law
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (95.56%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) Applications Developer
3 14 (31.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 14 (31.11%) Mobile Developer
4 13 (28.89%) CRM Developer
5 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Developer
6 8 (17.78%) .NET Developer
7 7 (15.56%) C# Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
9 5 (11.11%) Senior Applications Developer
9 5 (11.11%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
10 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
11 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
11 3 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
11 3 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
12 2 (4.44%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (80.00%) HTML
2 31 (68.89%) HTML5
3 30 (66.67%) .NET
4 28 (62.22%) XML
5 27 (60.00%) CSS
6 23 (51.11%) jQuery
7 18 (40.00%) JSON
8 15 (33.33%) Ajax
9 14 (31.11%) PhoneGap
9 14 (31.11%) WCF
9 14 (31.11%) AngularJS
10 13 (28.89%) Web Services
11 12 (26.67%) WPF
12 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 5 (11.11%) SOAP
14 4 (8.89%) LINQ
14 4 (8.89%) Reactive Extensions
14 4 (8.89%) Managed Extensibility Framework
15 1 (2.22%) REST
15 1 (2.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) N-Tier
1 14 (31.11%) Blackberry
1 14 (31.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Android
2 14 (31.11%) Apple iOS
2 14 (31.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) OOP
2 16 (35.56%) MVC
3 15 (33.33%) Scrum
4 14 (31.11%) SOA
4 14 (31.11%) OO
4 14 (31.11%) Android Development
4 14 (31.11%) iOS Development
5 13 (28.89%) CRM
5 13 (28.89%) Data Modelling
6 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
7 10 (22.22%) Web Development
7 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 8 (17.78%) MVVM
9 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.33%) Workflow
11 5 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
12 4 (8.89%) Migration
12 4 (8.89%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) C#
2 30 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (44.44%) SQL
4 14 (31.11%) Java
4 14 (31.11%) ActionScript
4 14 (31.11%) Objective-C
4 14 (31.11%) ActionScript 3.0
5 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.89%) PHP
7 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.22%) C++
8 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
2 15 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.11%) Sencha
2 14 (31.11%) Appcelerator
3 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.22%) Sage
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