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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 117 126 115
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 7 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.35% 0.21% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 0.51% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 25
Average salary £37,500 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.23% +19.44%
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
592 783 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.87% 40.87% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 494 640 813
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 19 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
Milton Keynes +7 7 £37,500 -11.76%
Silverlight
South East

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) HTML5
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) Web Development
5 8 (47.06%) jQuery
5 8 (47.06%) WCF
6 7 (41.18%) WPF
6 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
6 7 (41.18%) Physics
6 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
6 7 (41.18%) Games
6 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
6 7 (41.18%) PhD
6 7 (41.18%) Degree
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) Java
9 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (17.65%) ProC
9 3 (17.65%) Ajax
9 3 (17.65%) CSS
9 3 (17.65%) JSP
9 3 (17.65%) Struts
9 3 (17.65%) Web Services

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (17.65%) ProC
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) C# Developer
2 10 (58.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Software Developer
4 7 (41.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (41.18%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) HTML5
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 8 (47.06%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) WCF
5 7 (41.18%) WPF
6 3 (17.65%) Ajax
6 3 (17.65%) CSS
6 3 (17.65%) JSP
6 3 (17.65%) Struts
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
1 7 (41.18%) Physics
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Web Development
2 3 (17.65%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) C
5 3 (17.65%) C++
5 3 (17.65%) VB
5 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
5 3 (17.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) PhD
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 14001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Remedy
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle