The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 38 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.27% 0.94% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.30% 2.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £62,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 104 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 38.56% 32.50% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 73 90 52
Average salary £80,000 £77,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £78,800 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
London

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Silverlight
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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
1 15 (100.00%) WCF
2 12 (80.00%) WPF
2 12 (80.00%) MVVM
2 12 (80.00%) Back Office
2 12 (80.00%) Workflow
2 12 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (80.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) .NET Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (20.00%) Release Manager
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) WCF
2 12 (80.00%) WPF
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) MVVM
1 12 (80.00%) Workflow
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle