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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 288 292 240
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -52
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 30 43 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.35% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.92% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 72
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3653 4669 4710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.78% 37.47% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3152 3993 4209
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £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 28 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 28 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 62 (81.58%) .NET
2 56 (73.68%) HTML
3 55 (72.37%) ASP.NET
4 54 (71.05%) JavaScript
5 52 (68.42%) SQL Server
6 50 (65.79%) SQL
7 47 (61.84%) C#
8 45 (59.21%) Microsoft
9 41 (53.95%) XML
10 36 (47.37%) jQuery
11 34 (44.74%) WPF
12 29 (38.16%) SharePoint
13 28 (36.84%) CSS
14 26 (34.21%) MVC
14 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
14 26 (34.21%) HTML5
14 26 (34.21%) SDLC
15 25 (32.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 25 (32.89%) Publishing
15 25 (32.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 25 (32.89%) T-SQL
16 24 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (27.63%) WCF
18 19 (25.00%) Kindle
18 19 (25.00%) Subversion
18 19 (25.00%) Scrum
18 19 (25.00%) XSLT
18 19 (25.00%) ISO 9001
19 18 (23.68%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 29 (38.16%) SharePoint
2 12 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 12 (15.79%) Drupal
3 8 (10.53%) Umbraco
3 8 (10.53%) Orchard CMS
4 6 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (5.26%) CMS
6 2 (2.63%) WorkSite
6 2 (2.63%) Confluence
7 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.32%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.32%) JBoss
7 1 (1.32%) Apache
7 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.47%) MS Visio
2 11 (14.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.63%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.63%) Scribe Online
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) Internet
1 8 (10.53%) HTTP
1 8 (10.53%) Broadband
1 8 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (1.32%) Multicast
2 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 25 (32.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (32.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 19 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.63%) JIRA
6 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (1.32%) Selenium
6 1 (1.32%) Ant
6 1 (1.32%) JUnit
6 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 25 (32.89%) Publishing
2 15 (19.74%) Finance
3 9 (11.84%) Banking
4 7 (9.21%) Retail
4 7 (9.21%) Advertising
5 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.63%) Back Office
6 2 (2.63%) Law
6 2 (2.63%) Legal
6 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.63%) Marketing
7 1 (1.32%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Developer
2 15 (19.74%) Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Architect
5 9 (11.84%) Programmer
6 7 (9.21%) .NET Programmer
6 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Development Support Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Development Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) IP Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.26%) .NET Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Consultant
11 2 (2.63%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (81.58%) .NET
2 56 (73.68%) HTML
3 55 (72.37%) ASP.NET
4 41 (53.95%) XML
5 36 (47.37%) jQuery
6 34 (44.74%) WPF
7 28 (36.84%) CSS
8 26 (34.21%) HTML5
9 21 (27.63%) WCF
10 19 (25.00%) XSLT
11 18 (23.68%) Ajax
12 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (19.74%) Flash
14 14 (18.42%) RESTful
15 12 (15.79%) Web Services
15 12 (15.79%) CSS3
15 12 (15.79%) Sass
16 11 (14.47%) LINQ
16 11 (14.47%) XHTML
17 8 (10.53%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) Kindle
2 12 (15.79%) User Experience
3 8 (10.53%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (6.58%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.63%) Wiki
7 2 (2.63%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.32%) iPhone
8 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Android
2 9 (11.84%) Linux
3 8 (10.53%) UNIX
4 5 (6.58%) Windows
5 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) MVC
1 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (34.21%) SDLC
2 19 (25.00%) Scrum
3 15 (19.74%) Unit Testing
3 15 (19.74%) TDD
4 10 (13.16%) Project Management
5 9 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (11.84%) CRM
6 8 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 8 (10.53%) Content Management
6 8 (10.53%) Load Balancing
7 7 (9.21%) DevOps
7 7 (9.21%) Release Management
8 6 (7.89%) SOA
8 6 (7.89%) MVVM
9 5 (6.58%) Software Delivery
9 5 (6.58%) Web Development
9 5 (6.58%) OO
9 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (71.05%) JavaScript
2 50 (65.79%) SQL
3 47 (61.84%) C#
4 25 (32.89%) T-SQL
5 13 (17.11%) Java
5 13 (17.11%) PHP
6 12 (15.79%) XQuery
7 5 (6.58%) C++
7 5 (6.58%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.26%) Python
9 2 (2.63%) VB
10 1 (1.32%) Tcl
10 1 (1.32%) VBA
10 1 (1.32%) VBScript
10 1 (1.32%) C
10 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) MCDBA
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.95%) MCP
2 3 (3.95%) MCSD
2 3 (3.95%) MCITP
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 12 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 45 (59.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.95%) Adobe
3 2 (2.63%) Caplin
4 1 (1.32%) Citrix
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle
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