The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 113 122 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -30
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 9 4 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.45% 0.22% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 0.63% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 38
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,250 £39,300
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
721 637 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 36.29% 34.77% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 650 588 714
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 15 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
Milton Keynes -5 9 £32,500 -18.75%
Silverlight
South East

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (66.67%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) Web Development
4 9 (60.00%) HTML5
5 7 (46.67%) XML
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (33.33%) Ajax
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (33.33%) WCF
7 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (26.67%) Windows
8 4 (26.67%) CSS
8 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
9 3 (20.00%) Games
9 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 3 (20.00%) Physics
9 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (20.00%) WPF

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) OLAP
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Developer
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (66.67%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) HTML5
5 7 (46.67%) XML
6 5 (33.33%) Ajax
6 5 (33.33%) WCF
6 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
8 3 (20.00%) Web Services
8 3 (20.00%) WPF
9 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (20.00%) Physics
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) RIA
2 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Web Development
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) PhD
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft