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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 253 283 247
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -36
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 12 35 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.34% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 1.03% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 58
Average salary £46,250 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,501 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
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
2347 3411 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.16% 32.84% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2105 3047 3586
Average salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in the City of London

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 31 (79.49%) C#
1 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 24 (61.54%) SQL
5 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 17 (43.59%) MVC
6 17 (43.59%) WPF
7 16 (41.03%) jQuery
7 16 (41.03%) Finance
7 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (38.46%) HTML
8 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 15 (38.46%) WCF
9 14 (35.90%) TDD
10 12 (30.77%) SDLC
10 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
10 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
11 11 (28.21%) Scrum
12 9 (23.08%) Banking
12 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (23.08%) RESTful
13 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
13 8 (20.51%) Degree
13 8 (20.51%) Subversion
13 8 (20.51%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (17.95%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) CMS
2 2 (5.13%) JBoss
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.13%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Node.js
3 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 6 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.56%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) GitHub
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) Multicast
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) HTTP
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
3 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) DB2
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.56%) Big Data
6 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (20.51%) Subversion
3 6 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.13%) Ant
5 2 (5.13%) Appium
5 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.13%) JUnit
5 2 (5.13%) Maven
5 2 (5.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) JIRA
6 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.56%) WebStorm
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Banking
3 6 (15.38%) Publishing
4 4 (10.26%) Advertising
4 4 (10.26%) Front Office
4 4 (10.26%) Retail
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Developer
2 26 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.90%) C# Developer
4 13 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (30.77%) Senior Developer
6 10 (25.64%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (20.51%) Software Developer
9 7 (17.95%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (17.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (17.95%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 7 (17.95%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (12.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (12.82%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 5 (12.82%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (12.82%) SQL Developer
11 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 4 (10.26%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (10.26%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (7.69%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 17 (43.59%) WPF
4 16 (41.03%) jQuery
5 15 (38.46%) HTML
5 15 (38.46%) WCF
6 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (23.08%) RESTful
8 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
8 8 (20.51%) XML
9 7 (17.95%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (15.38%) CSS
10 6 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (15.38%) SOAP
10 6 (15.38%) Web Services
11 5 (12.82%) Ajax
11 5 (12.82%) LINQ
12 4 (10.26%) Castle Windsor
13 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Kindle
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
4 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.13%) User Experience
6 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) MVC
2 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) TDD
4 12 (30.77%) SDLC
4 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 11 (28.21%) Scrum
6 8 (20.51%) OO
6 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) MVVM
8 5 (12.82%) OOD
8 5 (12.82%) SOA
8 5 (12.82%) Web Development
9 4 (10.26%) BDD
9 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.69%) CRM
10 3 (7.69%) Release Management
11 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) C#
2 24 (61.54%) SQL
3 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) C
5 2 (5.13%) C++
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) Ruby
5 2 (5.13%) XAML
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) ISO 9001
1 6 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.56%) XenApp
1 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
1 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Perfmon
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
1 1 (2.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (5.13%) Adobe
4 2 (5.13%) DevExpress
4 2 (5.13%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) AppSense
5 1 (2.56%) Infragistics
5 1 (2.56%) Splunk
5 1 (2.56%) Telerik
5 1 (2.56%) VMware
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JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
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