The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 277 306 244
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -62
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 31 37 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.29% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.78% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 61
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% -14.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,050 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3609 4716 4729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.82% 37.27% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3146 4057 4169
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in the City of London

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in the City of London

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 66 (81.48%) .NET
2 60 (74.07%) HTML
3 59 (72.84%) ASP.NET
4 58 (71.60%) JavaScript
5 56 (69.14%) SQL Server
6 55 (67.90%) SQL
7 51 (62.96%) C#
8 50 (61.73%) Microsoft
9 45 (55.56%) XML
10 40 (49.38%) jQuery
11 37 (45.68%) WPF
12 31 (38.27%) SharePoint
13 30 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
14 29 (35.80%) SDLC
14 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (35.80%) CSS
14 29 (35.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 28 (34.57%) T-SQL
15 28 (34.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (34.57%) MVC
15 28 (34.57%) Publishing
16 27 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 27 (33.33%) HTML5
17 24 (29.63%) WCF
18 23 (28.40%) ISO 9001
19 22 (27.16%) Scrum
19 22 (27.16%) Kindle
20 20 (24.69%) Subversion
20 20 (24.69%) XSLT
21 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 31 (38.27%) SharePoint
2 13 (16.05%) Drupal
3 12 (14.81%) Tomcat
4 8 (9.88%) Umbraco
4 8 (9.88%) Orchard CMS
5 6 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (4.94%) CMS
7 2 (2.47%) Confluence
7 2 (2.47%) Apache
7 2 (2.47%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.23%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.23%) IIS
8 1 (1.23%) JBoss
8 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (17.28%) MS Office
1 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
1 14 (17.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.47%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.47%) Scribe Online
2 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) DNS
1 8 (9.88%) Internet
1 8 (9.88%) Broadband
1 8 (9.88%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.23%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (69.14%) SQL Server
2 28 (34.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (35.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 20 (24.69%) Subversion
4 2 (2.47%) JIRA
4 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.23%) Maven
5 1 (1.23%) Ant
5 1 (1.23%) JUnit
General
1 28 (34.57%) Publishing
2 15 (18.52%) Finance
3 9 (11.11%) Banking
4 8 (9.88%) Advertising
5 7 (8.64%) Retail
6 3 (3.70%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.47%) Law
7 2 (2.47%) Legal
7 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.47%) Back Office
7 2 (2.47%) Marketing
8 1 (1.23%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Developer
2 16 (19.75%) Analyst
3 14 (17.28%) .NET Developer
4 13 (16.05%) Support Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Architect
5 9 (11.11%) Programmer
6 7 (8.64%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.64%) .NET Programmer
6 7 (8.64%) Development Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Development Support Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.17%) Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) IP Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.94%) .NET Architect
9 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (3.70%) SharePoint Consultant
11 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (81.48%) .NET
2 60 (74.07%) HTML
3 59 (72.84%) ASP.NET
4 45 (55.56%) XML
5 40 (49.38%) jQuery
6 37 (45.68%) WPF
7 29 (35.80%) CSS
8 27 (33.33%) HTML5
9 24 (29.63%) WCF
10 20 (24.69%) XSLT
11 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (22.22%) Ajax
13 17 (20.99%) RESTful
14 16 (19.75%) Flash
15 13 (16.05%) CSS3
15 13 (16.05%) Sass
16 12 (14.81%) Web Services
17 11 (13.58%) XHTML
18 10 (12.35%) LINQ
19 8 (9.88%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) Kindle
2 12 (14.81%) User Experience
3 8 (9.88%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (6.17%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.47%) Wiki
6 2 (2.47%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) iPhone
7 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Android
2 9 (11.11%) Linux
3 8 (9.88%) UNIX
4 4 (4.94%) Windows
5 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (35.80%) SDLC
2 28 (34.57%) MVC
3 22 (27.16%) Scrum
4 18 (22.22%) TDD
5 15 (18.52%) Unit Testing
6 13 (16.05%) Project Management
7 12 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (12.35%) CRM
9 9 (11.11%) Content Management
10 8 (9.88%) Load Balancing
10 8 (9.88%) Data Modelling
11 7 (8.64%) Release Management
11 7 (8.64%) DevOps
12 6 (7.41%) SOA
13 5 (6.17%) OO
13 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (6.17%) Web Development
13 5 (6.17%) MVVM
13 5 (6.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) JavaScript
2 55 (67.90%) SQL
3 51 (62.96%) C#
4 28 (34.57%) T-SQL
5 15 (18.52%) Java
6 14 (17.28%) PHP
7 13 (16.05%) XQuery
8 5 (6.17%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.17%) C++
9 4 (4.94%) Python
10 2 (2.47%) VB
11 1 (1.23%) VBA
11 1 (1.23%) Tcl
11 1 (1.23%) C
11 1 (1.23%) VBScript
11 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) MCP
2 3 (3.70%) MCSD
2 3 (3.70%) MCDBA
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (28.40%) ISO 9001
2 15 (18.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 50 (61.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) Adobe
3 2 (2.47%) Caplin
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) Citrix
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