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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 260 279 309
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +30
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.079% 0.85% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 30 41
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
UK excluding London median 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
2537 3665 4694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.57% 34.84% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 3167 4016
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Silverlight as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Silverlight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (80.00%) WCF
4 7 (70.00%) Release Management
4 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Retail
4 7 (70.00%) Subversion
4 7 (70.00%) Advertising
4 7 (70.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (10.00%) HTML5
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) Front Office

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (70.00%) Advertising
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Release Management
1 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft