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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 253 249 272
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 58 82 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.69% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 1.84% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 56 66 65
Average salary £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.67% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £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
4208 4466 4895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.10% 37.57% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3682 3996 4607
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
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 30 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 30 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 87 (92.55%) .NET
2 71 (75.53%) C#
3 63 (67.02%) Microsoft
4 61 (64.89%) ASP.NET
5 53 (56.38%) SQL Server
6 46 (48.94%) SQL
7 45 (47.87%) WCF
8 40 (42.55%) JavaScript
8 40 (42.55%) Web Services
9 35 (37.23%) Subversion
9 35 (37.23%) Unit Testing
10 34 (36.17%) HTML
11 30 (31.91%) Advertising
11 30 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
12 28 (29.79%) WPF
13 27 (28.72%) Release Management
14 26 (27.66%) Retail
15 22 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
16 21 (22.34%) Finance
17 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (21.28%) SharePoint
18 19 (20.21%) CSS
18 19 (20.21%) .NET Framework
18 19 (20.21%) Android
19 18 (19.15%) HTML5
20 17 (18.09%) Banking
20 17 (18.09%) T-SQL
21 16 (17.02%) Java
21 16 (17.02%) XML
21 16 (17.02%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 20 (21.28%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (7.45%) IIS
4 6 (6.38%) Apache
4 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.38%) CMS
5 5 (5.32%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) Firewall
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (56.38%) SQL Server
2 30 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (11.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (10.64%) Relational Database
6 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (6.38%) RDBMS
8 5 (5.32%) MongoDB
8 5 (5.32%) NoSQL
9 4 (4.26%) RavenDB
9 4 (4.26%) CouchDB
10 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 7
10 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (37.23%) Subversion
2 8 (8.51%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.19%) NUnit
4 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.13%) Ant
5 2 (2.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (2.13%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.13%) JIRA
5 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (1.06%) MSTest
6 1 (1.06%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.06%) Moq
6 1 (1.06%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.06%) NuGet
General
1 30 (31.91%) Advertising
2 26 (27.66%) Retail
3 21 (22.34%) Finance
4 17 (18.09%) Banking
5 10 (10.64%) Investment Banking
6 6 (6.38%) Front Office
7 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.06%) Back Office
8 1 (1.06%) Law
8 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (59.57%) Developer
2 14 (14.89%) Programmer
2 14 (14.89%) .NET Developer
2 14 (14.89%) .NET Programmer
3 13 (13.83%) Silverlight Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Architect
5 10 (10.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Senior Architect
5 10 (10.64%) CRM Developer
6 9 (9.57%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.38%) Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 5 (5.32%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Junior
9 5 (5.32%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.26%) SharePoint Architect
10 4 (4.26%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (92.55%) .NET
2 61 (64.89%) ASP.NET
3 45 (47.87%) WCF
4 40 (42.55%) Web Services
5 34 (36.17%) HTML
6 28 (29.79%) WPF
7 19 (20.21%) .NET Framework
7 19 (20.21%) CSS
8 18 (19.15%) HTML5
9 16 (17.02%) XML
9 16 (17.02%) AngularJS
10 10 (10.64%) XHTML
11 8 (8.51%) jQuery
11 8 (8.51%) Backbone.js
11 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (8.51%) Ember.js
12 7 (7.45%) Ajax
13 4 (4.26%) JSON
13 4 (4.26%) WinForms
13 4 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) N-Tier
2 10 (10.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (9.57%) iPhone
4 5 (5.32%) Derivative
4 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.26%) User Experience
6 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.13%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.06%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.06%) Open Source
7 1 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.06%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.21%) Android
2 14 (14.89%) Windows
3 6 (6.38%) Solaris
3 6 (6.38%) Linux
3 6 (6.38%) UNIX
3 6 (6.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) Unit Testing
2 27 (28.72%) Release Management
3 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.96%) CRM
5 14 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (12.77%) MVC
6 12 (12.77%) SOA
7 11 (11.70%) TDD
7 11 (11.70%) Android Development
7 11 (11.70%) iOS Development
8 10 (10.64%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (8.51%) Scrum
9 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (7.45%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.38%) MVVM
12 5 (5.32%) OOP
12 5 (5.32%) Content Management
13 4 (4.26%) Web Development
13 4 (4.26%) Mentoring
13 4 (4.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (75.53%) C#
2 46 (48.94%) SQL
3 40 (42.55%) JavaScript
4 17 (18.09%) T-SQL
5 16 (17.02%) Java
6 7 (7.45%) XAML
7 6 (6.38%) C++
8 3 (3.19%) VB
9 2 (2.13%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.13%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.38%) Degree
3 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) QA
Vendors
1 63 (67.02%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle
3 2 (2.13%) Sencha
3 2 (2.13%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.06%) Adobe
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