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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 254 279 303
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +24
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 8 29 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.29% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.85% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 42
Median salary £45,000 £51,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.62% -1.90%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
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
2616 3399 4802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.84% 34.08% 37.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2359 2944 4155
Median salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Silverlight as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 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 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Silverlight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
3 15 (78.95%) Unit Testing
4 14 (73.68%) Subversion
5 11 (57.89%) T-SQL
6 10 (52.63%) Web Services
6 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 10 (52.63%) Advertising
6 10 (52.63%) WCF
7 9 (47.37%) Retail
7 9 (47.37%) Release Management
7 9 (47.37%) SQL
8 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
9 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
10 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
11 3 (15.79%) Web Development
11 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (15.79%) MVC
12 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
12 2 (10.53%) SOAP
12 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
12 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
12 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
13 1 (5.26%) WPF
13 1 (5.26%) LINQ
13 1 (5.26%) Degree

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
3 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (52.63%) Advertising
2 9 (47.37%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 16 (84.21%) .NET Developer
3 14 (73.68%) Senior Developer
3 14 (73.68%) Software Developer
4 13 (68.42%) .NET Software Developer
4 13 (68.42%) Senior .NET Developer
4 13 (68.42%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 13 (68.42%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
6 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (21.05%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (15.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (15.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (15.79%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (15.79%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
10 1 (5.26%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (52.63%) WCF
2 10 (52.63%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) LINQ
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Unit Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Release Management
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) T-SQL
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft