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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 263 276 287
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 8 43 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.41% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 1.23% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 49
Average salary £45,000 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.62% -1.90%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
2776 3504 4663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.41% 33.24% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2474 3019 4033
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) C#
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 14 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 13 (61.90%) Subversion
5 11 (52.38%) SQL
6 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) Advertising
7 9 (42.86%) Web Services
7 9 (42.86%) WCF
8 8 (38.10%) Release Management
8 8 (38.10%) Retail
9 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
11 4 (19.05%) SOAP
11 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
11 4 (19.05%) HTML
12 3 (14.29%) MVC
12 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
12 3 (14.29%) Degree
12 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
12 3 (14.29%) Web Development
12 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (9.52%) Appium
13 2 (9.52%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) JBoss
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.52%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Multicast
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.52%) Ant
3 2 (9.52%) Appium
3 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 2 (9.52%) JUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.76%) WebStorm
General
1 9 (42.86%) Advertising
2 8 (38.10%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Front Office
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 14 (66.67%) Senior Developer
4 13 (61.90%) Software Developer
5 12 (57.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (57.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 12 (57.14%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 12 (57.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
7 5 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (19.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (19.05%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 3 (14.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
11 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
1 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 9 (42.86%) WCF
2 9 (42.86%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (9.52%) Flash
4 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) WPF
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) LINQ
5 1 (4.76%) React
5 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Release Management
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Bug Management
5 2 (9.52%) Content Management
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Test Management
5 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Development
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) C
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.52%) XAML
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
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