The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford 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 5 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 26.67% 28.57% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £28,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
West Yorkshire

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 Castleford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 66.67% 85.71% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 7
Average salary £28,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Castleford

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Castleford

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford 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%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) XAML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) LINQ
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) LINQ
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOD
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) XAML
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago