The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 263 225 222
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -3
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 69 91 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.77% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 2.01% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 50 63 116
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4691 4530 5215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.06% 38.52% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4041 4035 4917
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 135 (83.85%) C#
2 128 (79.50%) .NET
3 100 (62.11%) ASP.NET
4 90 (55.90%) WCF
5 87 (54.04%) SQL Server
6 84 (52.17%) WPF
7 77 (47.83%) JavaScript
8 72 (44.72%) HTML
9 69 (42.86%) Microsoft
10 62 (38.51%) SQL
11 60 (37.27%) MVC
12 58 (36.02%) HTML5
13 56 (34.78%) .NET Framework
14 50 (31.06%) CSS
15 47 (29.19%) TDD
16 41 (25.47%) ASP.NET MVC
17 40 (24.84%) Microsoft Certification
18 37 (22.98%) XML
18 37 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
19 36 (22.36%) Scrum
19 36 (22.36%) Subversion
20 34 (21.12%) NUnit
21 32 (19.88%) NHibernate
22 31 (19.25%) LINQ
22 31 (19.25%) Finance
23 30 (18.63%) T-SQL
24 29 (18.01%) Windows
25 27 (16.77%) SharePoint
25 27 (16.77%) MCP
25 27 (16.77%) MCAD

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (16.77%) SharePoint
2 21 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
3 13 (8.07%) CMS
4 8 (4.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.11%) Apache
5 5 (3.11%) Drupal
5 5 (3.11%) Umbraco
5 5 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (3.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.24%) Confluence
7 2 (1.24%) IIS
8 1 (0.62%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.62%) DNN
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 16 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.59%) MS Office
3 4 (2.48%) InfoPath
3 4 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.11%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (54.04%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (10.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (9.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (6.83%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.97%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.73%) RavenDB
7 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.11%) CouchDB
9 4 (2.48%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.86%) OLAP
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (22.36%) Subversion
2 34 (21.12%) NUnit
3 27 (16.77%) Moq
4 25 (15.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (14.91%) Rhino Mocks
6 14 (8.70%) Git (software)
7 13 (8.07%) Visual Studio
8 11 (6.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (4.97%) MSTest
10 5 (3.11%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (2.48%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 4 (2.48%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.48%) MSBuild
12 3 (1.86%) NuGet
13 2 (1.24%) Axure RP
13 2 (1.24%) JIRA
13 2 (1.24%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 1 (0.62%) JMeter
14 1 (0.62%) JUnit
General
1 31 (19.25%) Finance
2 24 (14.91%) Banking
3 18 (11.18%) Front Office
4 12 (7.45%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.97%) Retail
5 8 (4.97%) Advertising
6 7 (4.35%) Games
7 6 (3.73%) Marketing
7 6 (3.73%) Publishing
8 4 (2.48%) Music Industry
9 3 (1.86%) Back Office
9 3 (1.86%) Legal
10 1 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 126 (78.26%) Developer
2 55 (34.16%) C# Developer
3 48 (29.81%) .NET Developer
4 27 (16.77%) Senior Developer
5 23 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (9.32%) WPF Developer
7 13 (8.07%) Architect
8 11 (6.83%) Mobile Developer
9 9 (5.59%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.59%) Silverlight Developer
10 8 (4.97%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.35%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.35%) Lead Architect
12 6 (3.73%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (3.73%) Senior Software Engineer
12 6 (3.73%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.73%) Analyst
13 5 (3.11%) Support Analyst
14 4 (2.48%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (79.50%) .NET
2 100 (62.11%) ASP.NET
3 90 (55.90%) WCF
4 84 (52.17%) WPF
5 72 (44.72%) HTML
6 58 (36.02%) HTML5
7 56 (34.78%) .NET Framework
8 50 (31.06%) CSS
9 41 (25.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (22.98%) XML
11 32 (19.88%) NHibernate
12 31 (19.25%) LINQ
13 27 (16.77%) Razor View Engine
13 27 (16.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 26 (16.15%) Ajax
15 25 (15.53%) jQuery
15 25 (15.53%) Web Services
16 22 (13.66%) XSLT
17 19 (11.80%) Castle Windsor
18 18 (11.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.48%) Hedge funds
3 4 (2.48%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.48%) Fixed Income
3 4 (2.48%) DTV
4 3 (1.86%) NHS
4 3 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.86%) Open Source
5 2 (1.24%) Kindle
5 2 (1.24%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.24%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.62%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.62%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.62%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.01%) Windows
2 14 (8.70%) Android
3 12 (7.45%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.48%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.24%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (1.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.27%) MVC
2 47 (29.19%) TDD
3 37 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (22.36%) Scrum
5 27 (16.77%) Web Application Development
6 25 (15.53%) OO
7 23 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 22 (13.66%) Use Case
9 19 (11.80%) OOA/OOD
9 19 (11.80%) Unit Testing
10 18 (11.18%) OOP
11 17 (10.56%) Systems Analysis
12 16 (9.94%) MVVM
13 13 (8.07%) CRM
14 11 (6.83%) Waterfall
14 11 (6.83%) BDD
14 11 (6.83%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (6.83%) Configuration Management
15 8 (4.97%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 135 (83.85%) C#
2 77 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 62 (38.51%) SQL
4 30 (18.63%) T-SQL
5 23 (14.29%) Java
6 21 (13.04%) C++
7 18 (11.18%) VB.NET
8 16 (9.94%) Objective-C
8 16 (9.94%) C
9 11 (6.83%) VB
10 10 (6.21%) XAML
11 5 (3.11%) PHP
11 5 (3.11%) XQuery
12 3 (1.86%) VB6
13 2 (1.24%) Python
13 2 (1.24%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (24.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (16.77%) MCP
2 27 (16.77%) MCAD
2 27 (16.77%) MCSD
2 27 (16.77%) Degree
2 27 (16.77%) MCTS
3 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.94%) QA
2 7 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 69 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.83%) Google
2 11 (6.83%) Apple
3 7 (4.35%) Oracle
4 5 (3.11%) Adobe
4 5 (3.11%) Sun
4 5 (3.11%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.62%) Xamarin
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + END USER
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and bonus and training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + annual bonus, gain certs
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
ITHR 752
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago