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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 280 200 236
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +36
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 46 142 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 1.19% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 2.98% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 45 121 78
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £40,000 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £75,750
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
3806 4761 4653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.63% 39.92% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3395 4141 4332
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 17 December 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 17 December 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 99 (91.67%) .NET
2 82 (75.93%) C#
3 70 (64.81%) ASP.NET
4 63 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 61 (56.48%) Microsoft
6 54 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 52 (48.15%) SQL
8 46 (42.59%) HTML
9 45 (41.67%) WCF
10 42 (38.89%) Web Services
10 42 (38.89%) Unit Testing
11 39 (36.11%) Subversion
12 37 (34.26%) Advertising
13 36 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 33 (30.56%) Release Management
15 32 (29.63%) Retail
16 30 (27.78%) WPF
17 27 (25.00%) CSS
18 26 (24.07%) Android
19 24 (22.22%) Finance
20 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
20 23 (21.30%) HTML5
21 22 (20.37%) SharePoint
22 21 (19.44%) MVC
22 21 (19.44%) AngularJS
23 18 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
23 18 (16.67%) TDD
24 17 (15.74%) T-SQL
24 17 (15.74%) XML
25 16 (14.81%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 22 (20.37%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (10.19%) CMS
4 7 (6.48%) IIS
5 6 (5.56%) Apache
5 6 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.70%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (3.70%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.93%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (0.93%) Intranet
2 1 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 36 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (10.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 7
8 5 (4.63%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.70%) MySQL
10 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.78%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.85%) RavenDB
11 2 (1.85%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (36.11%) Subversion
2 14 (12.96%) TeamCity
3 8 (7.41%) MSBuild
4 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (1.85%) JIRA
6 2 (1.85%) NUnit
6 2 (1.85%) Ant
7 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
General
1 37 (34.26%) Advertising
2 32 (29.63%) Retail
3 24 (22.22%) Finance
4 16 (14.81%) Banking
5 13 (12.04%) Investment Banking
6 8 (7.41%) Back Office
7 6 (5.56%) Front Office
8 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.93%) Law
9 1 (0.93%) Legal
9 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (57.41%) Developer
2 25 (23.15%) .NET Developer
3 19 (17.59%) Programmer
4 18 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
5 14 (12.96%) Senior Developer
5 14 (12.96%) Architect
6 12 (11.11%) Senior Architect
7 11 (10.19%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (9.26%) Silverlight Developer
9 8 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 8 (7.41%) CRM Developer
9 8 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (6.48%) C# Developer
10 7 (6.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (6.48%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
11 6 (5.56%) Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Developer
12 5 (4.63%) .NET Analyst Programmer
13 4 (3.70%) Senior SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (91.67%) .NET
2 70 (64.81%) ASP.NET
3 46 (42.59%) HTML
4 45 (41.67%) WCF
5 42 (38.89%) Web Services
6 30 (27.78%) WPF
7 27 (25.00%) CSS
8 23 (21.30%) HTML5
9 21 (19.44%) AngularJS
10 17 (15.74%) XML
11 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (12.96%) jQuery
13 13 (12.04%) Ember.js
13 13 (12.04%) Backbone.js
14 12 (11.11%) XHTML
15 11 (10.19%) Ajax
16 10 (9.26%) .NET Framework
17 9 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
18 8 (7.41%) Castle Windsor
18 8 (7.41%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) N-Tier
2 11 (10.19%) iPhone
3 10 (9.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.63%) User Experience
6 4 (3.70%) Derivative
7 3 (2.78%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.93%) Economics
9 1 (0.93%) Kindle
9 1 (0.93%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.07%) Android
2 12 (11.11%) Windows
3 6 (5.56%) UNIX
3 6 (5.56%) Solaris
3 6 (5.56%) Linux
4 2 (1.85%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.89%) Unit Testing
2 33 (30.56%) Release Management
3 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (19.44%) MVC
5 18 (16.67%) TDD
6 15 (13.89%) CRM
6 15 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (12.96%) SOA
8 13 (12.04%) Android Development
8 13 (12.04%) iOS Development
8 13 (12.04%) Scrum
9 12 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (10.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (9.26%) OOP
11 10 (9.26%) Web Application Development
12 9 (8.33%) BDD
12 9 (8.33%) MVVM
12 9 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
14 5 (4.63%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 82 (75.93%) C#
2 54 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 52 (48.15%) SQL
4 17 (15.74%) T-SQL
5 13 (12.04%) Java
6 10 (9.26%) C++
7 6 (5.56%) VB
8 5 (4.63%) XAML
9 2 (1.85%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (1.85%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.85%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 61 (56.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (1.85%) Appcelerator
3 2 (1.85%) Sencha
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