The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 28 33 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.62% 0.55% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 1.41% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £100,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Silverlight
London

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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 71 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.60% 39.01% 24.31%
Number of salaries quoted 33 68 79
Average salary £45,000 £90,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £97,500 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft