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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 269 244 256
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 60 82 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.69% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.42% 1.84% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 56 66 64
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
4231 4466 4970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.72% 37.80% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3681 4005 4678
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 £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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 89 (90.82%) .NET
2 75 (76.53%) C#
3 63 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 61 (62.24%) ASP.NET
5 54 (55.10%) SQL Server
6 46 (46.94%) WCF
7 45 (45.92%) SQL
8 39 (39.80%) JavaScript
9 37 (37.76%) Web Services
10 34 (34.69%) WPF
11 33 (33.67%) Subversion
12 32 (32.65%) HTML
13 31 (31.63%) Unit Testing
14 26 (26.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (26.53%) Advertising
15 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (23.47%) Release Management
16 22 (22.45%) Retail
16 22 (22.45%) Finance
17 21 (21.43%) Banking
17 21 (21.43%) SharePoint
17 21 (21.43%) .NET Framework
18 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Certification
19 18 (18.37%) CSS
19 18 (18.37%) HTML5
20 17 (17.35%) Java
20 17 (17.35%) CRM
21 16 (16.33%) XML
21 16 (16.33%) Android
22 15 (15.31%) Dynamics CRM

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 21 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (7.14%) Apache
3 7 (7.14%) IIS
4 6 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.12%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (4.08%) CMS
6 2 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.02%) Node.js
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.02%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (15.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.04%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) Firewall
2 1 (1.02%) HTTP
2 1 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (55.10%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (11.22%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (10.20%) Relational Database
6 8 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (8.16%) NoSQL
7 7 (7.14%) MongoDB
8 6 (6.12%) RDBMS
9 5 (5.10%) RavenDB
10 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (4.08%) CouchDB
11 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 7
12 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.02%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 33 (33.67%) Subversion
2 7 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 6 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.08%) NUnit
5 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (2.04%) MSTest
5 2 (2.04%) Moq
6 1 (1.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.02%) NuGet
6 1 (1.02%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.02%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.02%) JIRA
6 1 (1.02%) Selenium
6 1 (1.02%) JMeter
6 1 (1.02%) Maven
General
1 26 (26.53%) Advertising
2 22 (22.45%) Retail
2 22 (22.45%) Finance
3 21 (21.43%) Banking
4 14 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 10 (10.20%) Front Office
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Law
6 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (62.24%) Developer
2 17 (17.35%) .NET Developer
3 13 (13.27%) Silverlight Developer
3 13 (13.27%) .NET Programmer
3 13 (13.27%) Programmer
4 12 (12.24%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Architect
6 10 (10.20%) Senior Architect
6 10 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 10 (10.20%) CRM Developer
7 9 (9.18%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (6.12%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 5 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.10%) Junior
10 5 (5.10%) Junior Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Front Office Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (90.82%) .NET
2 61 (62.24%) ASP.NET
3 46 (46.94%) WCF
4 37 (37.76%) Web Services
5 34 (34.69%) WPF
6 32 (32.65%) HTML
7 21 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 18 (18.37%) CSS
8 18 (18.37%) HTML5
9 16 (16.33%) XML
10 14 (14.29%) AngularJS
11 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (9.18%) XHTML
12 8 (8.16%) jQuery
13 7 (7.14%) Backbone.js
13 7 (7.14%) Ember.js
14 5 (5.10%) Ajax
14 5 (5.10%) XSLT
15 4 (4.08%) WinForms
15 4 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 11 (11.22%) N-Tier
2 8 (8.16%) iPhone
3 5 (5.10%) Derivative
4 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.06%) User Experience
6 2 (2.04%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.04%) Open Source
7 1 (1.02%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.02%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.33%) Android
2 13 (13.27%) Windows
3 6 (6.12%) Solaris
3 6 (6.12%) Linux
3 6 (6.12%) UNIX
4 5 (5.10%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.63%) Unit Testing
2 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.47%) Release Management
3 17 (17.35%) CRM
4 13 (13.27%) MVC
5 12 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (11.22%) TDD
7 10 (10.20%) SOA
8 9 (9.18%) Android Development
8 9 (9.18%) iOS Development
8 9 (9.18%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (8.16%) Scrum
10 7 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (7.14%) MVVM
10 7 (7.14%) Content Management
10 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.08%) OOP
12 4 (4.08%) Web Development
13 3 (3.06%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 75 (76.53%) C#
2 45 (45.92%) SQL
3 39 (39.80%) JavaScript
4 17 (17.35%) Java
5 14 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.14%) XAML
7 6 (6.12%) C++
8 4 (4.08%) VB
9 1 (1.02%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.02%) VB6
9 1 (1.02%) XQuery
9 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.02%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 63 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle
3 2 (2.04%) Adobe
4 1 (1.02%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.02%) Sencha
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