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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 31 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.15% 1.27% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 3.53% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £57,500 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
56 85 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 30.11% 36.02% 36.45%
Number of salaries quoted 48 71 102
Average salary £60,000 £80,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,400 £100,000 £106,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) CruiseControl
2 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (80.00%) Back Office
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) MVVM
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Equities
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) OO

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Back Office
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Equities
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
1 4 (80.00%) MVVM
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley