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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 271 301 243
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -58
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 29 47 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.37% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.98% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 58
Average salary £51,500 £56,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.44% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,100 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £82,500 £80,000
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
3468 4797 4575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.11% 37.72% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3012 4143 4026
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 £35,000 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 54 (75.00%) .NET
2 53 (73.61%) HTML
3 50 (69.44%) SQL
4 49 (68.06%) JavaScript
4 49 (68.06%) ASP.NET
5 47 (65.28%) SQL Server
6 46 (63.89%) C#
7 39 (54.17%) Microsoft
8 34 (47.22%) XML
9 33 (45.83%) jQuery
10 29 (40.28%) HTML5
11 28 (38.89%) WPF
12 27 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (36.11%) SDLC
13 26 (36.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 25 (34.72%) Publishing
14 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (33.33%) T-SQL
15 24 (33.33%) SharePoint
16 22 (30.56%) ISO 9001
16 22 (30.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 22 (30.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (29.17%) Subversion
17 21 (29.17%) CSS
17 21 (29.17%) WCF
17 21 (29.17%) Kindle
18 20 (27.78%) MVC
19 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
20 17 (23.61%) TDD
20 17 (23.61%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 24 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 11 (15.28%) Drupal
3 10 (13.89%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.33%) CMS
5 4 (5.56%) Umbraco
5 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (5.56%) Orchard CMS
6 2 (2.78%) Confluence
6 2 (2.78%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.39%) IIS
7 1 (1.39%) JBoss
7 1 (1.39%) Apache
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Office
1 13 (18.06%) MS Visio
2 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.78%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) Scribe Online
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) DNS
1 8 (11.11%) Internet
1 8 (11.11%) Broadband
1 8 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (65.28%) SQL Server
2 22 (30.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (30.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (36.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 21 (29.17%) Subversion
4 2 (2.78%) JIRA
5 1 (1.39%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.39%) Maven
5 1 (1.39%) Ant
5 1 (1.39%) JUnit
General
1 25 (34.72%) Publishing
2 12 (16.67%) Advertising
3 10 (13.89%) Retail
4 9 (12.50%) Finance
5 4 (5.56%) Banking
6 3 (4.17%) Front Office
7 2 (2.78%) Back Office
7 2 (2.78%) Law
7 2 (2.78%) Legal
7 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.78%) Marketing
8 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.39%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (40.28%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) Analyst
3 13 (18.06%) .NET Developer
4 11 (15.28%) Programmer
4 11 (15.28%) Support Analyst
5 9 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
6 7 (9.72%) Architect
6 7 (9.72%) Development Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) Development Support Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.94%) IP Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.56%) .NET Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Architect
11 2 (2.78%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (75.00%) .NET
2 53 (73.61%) HTML
3 49 (68.06%) ASP.NET
4 34 (47.22%) XML
5 33 (45.83%) jQuery
6 29 (40.28%) HTML5
7 28 (38.89%) WPF
8 21 (29.17%) CSS
8 21 (29.17%) WCF
9 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (22.22%) RESTful
11 13 (18.06%) CSS3
11 13 (18.06%) Flash
12 11 (15.28%) XSLT
12 11 (15.28%) Sass
13 10 (13.89%) Web Services
14 9 (12.50%) Ember.js
14 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
14 9 (12.50%) Backbone.js
15 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Kindle
2 13 (18.06%) User Experience
3 8 (11.11%) Over-the-Top Content
4 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.17%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.17%) iPhone
6 2 (2.78%) Wiki
6 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.83%) Android
2 9 (12.50%) Linux
3 8 (11.11%) UNIX
4 3 (4.17%) Windows
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) SDLC
2 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.78%) MVC
4 17 (23.61%) Scrum
4 17 (23.61%) TDD
5 14 (19.44%) Unit Testing
6 12 (16.67%) Project Management
7 11 (15.28%) CRM
7 11 (15.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (13.89%) Release Management
9 8 (11.11%) Load Balancing
10 7 (9.72%) DevOps
11 5 (6.94%) Content Management
12 4 (5.56%) Practice Management
12 4 (5.56%) Data Modelling
12 4 (5.56%) SOA
13 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
13 3 (4.17%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 50 (69.44%) SQL
2 49 (68.06%) JavaScript
3 46 (63.89%) C#
4 24 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 14 (19.44%) Java
6 11 (15.28%) PHP
6 11 (15.28%) XQuery
7 5 (6.94%) C++
8 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.17%) Python
10 1 (1.39%) VBA
10 1 (1.39%) C
10 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (30.56%) ISO 9001
2 14 (19.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 39 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Adobe
3 2 (2.78%) Caplin
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) Citrix
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