The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 286 227 239
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +12
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 43 91 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.76% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 1.99% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 41 71 83
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4571 4582 4994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.87% 38.28% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3901 4093 4658
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
London

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 25 July 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in the City of London

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 95 (87.16%) .NET
2 87 (79.82%) C#
3 69 (63.30%) ASP.NET
4 64 (58.72%) SQL Server
5 63 (57.80%) Microsoft
6 62 (56.88%) SQL
7 54 (49.54%) WCF
8 51 (46.79%) WPF
9 49 (44.95%) JavaScript
10 44 (40.37%) HTML
11 33 (30.28%) .NET Framework
12 30 (27.52%) Web Services
12 30 (27.52%) Subversion
13 29 (26.61%) HTML5
14 28 (25.69%) Unit Testing
15 25 (22.94%) TDD
15 25 (22.94%) Finance
15 25 (22.94%) XML
15 25 (22.94%) CSS
15 25 (22.94%) SharePoint
16 23 (21.10%) Banking
16 23 (21.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (20.18%) T-SQL
17 22 (20.18%) jQuery
17 22 (20.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 21 (19.27%) Team Foundation Server
19 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (16.51%) Scrum
19 18 (16.51%) CRM
19 18 (16.51%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 25 (22.94%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.17%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (7.34%) Apache
4 7 (6.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (4.59%) Drupal
6 4 (3.67%) IIS
6 4 (3.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.75%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.75%) CMS
8 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.42%) MS Office
3 4 (3.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.75%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.92%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.59%) Pivotal CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) Firewall
2 1 (0.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (58.72%) SQL Server
2 23 (21.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (20.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (16.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (12.84%) NoSQL
6 11 (10.09%) MongoDB
7 10 (9.17%) Relational Database
8 8 (7.34%) RavenDB
9 7 (6.42%) CouchDB
9 7 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (5.50%) RDBMS
10 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (2.75%) OLAP
12 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 7
13 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (27.52%) Subversion
2 21 (19.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (10.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (8.26%) NUnit
5 7 (6.42%) MSTest
5 7 (6.42%) Moq
6 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
6 6 (5.50%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 3 (2.75%) MSBuild
9 3 (2.75%) NuGet
10 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.92%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.92%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.92%) Maven
10 1 (0.92%) Selenium
10 1 (0.92%) JUnit
10 1 (0.92%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.92%) JMeter
General
1 25 (22.94%) Finance
2 23 (21.10%) Banking
3 16 (14.68%) Investment Banking
4 15 (13.76%) Advertising
5 13 (11.93%) Retail
6 11 (10.09%) Front Office
7 6 (5.50%) Publishing
8 2 (1.83%) Law
8 2 (1.83%) Legal
9 1 (0.92%) Back Office
9 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (71.56%) Developer
2 22 (20.18%) C# Developer
3 21 (19.27%) .NET Developer
4 16 (14.68%) Senior Developer
5 12 (11.01%) Silverlight Developer
6 11 (10.09%) Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) Programmer
7 9 (8.26%) .NET Programmer
8 8 (7.34%) CRM Developer
8 8 (7.34%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (7.34%) WPF Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Architect
10 6 (5.50%) Analyst Programmer
10 6 (5.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
11 5 (4.59%) Junior Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) Junior
11 5 (4.59%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (87.16%) .NET
2 69 (63.30%) ASP.NET
3 54 (49.54%) WCF
4 51 (46.79%) WPF
5 44 (40.37%) HTML
6 33 (30.28%) .NET Framework
7 30 (27.52%) Web Services
8 29 (26.61%) HTML5
9 25 (22.94%) XML
9 25 (22.94%) CSS
10 22 (20.18%) jQuery
11 14 (12.84%) XSLT
11 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (11.01%) AngularJS
13 9 (8.26%) Flash
13 9 (8.26%) RESTful
13 9 (8.26%) LINQ
14 8 (7.34%) CSS3
15 7 (6.42%) Windows SharePoint Services
15 7 (6.42%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (4.59%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.67%) Derivative
3 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.75%) iPhone
4 3 (2.75%) NHS
4 3 (2.75%) Open Source
4 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.83%) Kindle
5 2 (1.83%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.17%) Windows
2 9 (8.26%) Android
3 4 (3.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.75%) UNIX
4 3 (2.75%) Solaris
4 3 (2.75%) Linux
5 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.69%) Unit Testing
2 25 (22.94%) TDD
3 18 (16.51%) CRM
3 18 (16.51%) Scrum
3 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (15.60%) MVC
5 13 (11.93%) Release Management
6 11 (10.09%) MVVM
7 10 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.34%) OOP
8 8 (7.34%) OO
8 8 (7.34%) Content Management
9 7 (6.42%) Automated Testing
9 7 (6.42%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (6.42%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (6.42%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.42%) System Testing
10 6 (5.50%) Change Control
11 5 (4.59%) BDD
11 5 (4.59%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 87 (79.82%) C#
2 62 (56.88%) SQL
3 49 (44.95%) JavaScript
4 22 (20.18%) T-SQL
5 17 (15.60%) Java
6 13 (11.93%) XAML
7 9 (8.26%) C++
8 6 (5.50%) VB
9 5 (4.59%) PHP
9 5 (4.59%) XQuery
10 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.75%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.75%) VB6
12 2 (1.83%) C
13 1 (0.92%) Python
13 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (11.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
2 7 (6.42%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 63 (57.80%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) Adobe
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle
4 2 (1.83%) Apple
4 2 (1.83%) Google
5 1 (0.92%) Sitecore
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