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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 265 260 219
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -41
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 49 68 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.58% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.42% 1.55% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 71
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3444 4388 4492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.18% 37.61% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2996 3766 4047
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 £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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 73 (82.02%) .NET
2 64 (71.91%) C#
3 61 (68.54%) ASP.NET
4 59 (66.29%) JavaScript
5 58 (65.17%) HTML
5 58 (65.17%) SQL
6 52 (58.43%) SQL Server
7 41 (46.07%) Microsoft
8 33 (37.08%) WPF
9 32 (35.96%) jQuery
10 30 (33.71%) WCF
10 30 (33.71%) HTML5
11 28 (31.46%) XML
11 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (29.21%) MVC
12 26 (29.21%) Unit Testing
13 25 (28.09%) CSS
13 25 (28.09%) Subversion
14 24 (26.97%) SharePoint
14 24 (26.97%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (25.84%) TDD
16 22 (24.72%) Scrum
17 21 (23.60%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (22.47%) T-SQL
18 20 (22.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 20 (22.47%) Advertising
18 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 20 (22.47%) Team Foundation Server
19 19 (21.35%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (26.97%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.24%) CMS
3 8 (8.99%) Drupal
4 7 (7.87%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (5.62%) Umbraco
7 3 (3.37%) WorkSite
8 2 (2.25%) Confluence
8 2 (2.25%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.12%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.24%) MS Visio
2 10 (11.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Broadband
1 8 (8.99%) HTTP
1 8 (8.99%) DNS
1 8 (8.99%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (58.43%) SQL Server
2 21 (23.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.37%) MySQL
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 7
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (28.09%) Subversion
2 20 (22.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 20 (22.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.87%) MSBuild
3 7 (7.87%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.25%) JIRA
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 20 (22.47%) Advertising
2 19 (21.35%) Publishing
3 17 (19.10%) Retail
3 17 (19.10%) Finance
4 9 (10.11%) Back Office
5 8 (8.99%) Banking
6 6 (6.74%) Investment Banking
7 4 (4.49%) Front Office
8 3 (3.37%) Financial Institution
8 3 (3.37%) Law
9 2 (2.25%) Legal
9 2 (2.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (47.19%) Developer
2 24 (26.97%) .NET Developer
3 16 (17.98%) Programmer
4 13 (14.61%) .NET Programmer
5 12 (13.48%) Analyst
6 10 (11.24%) Architect
6 10 (11.24%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.99%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (7.87%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Development Analyst
8 7 (7.87%) Development Support Analyst
9 6 (6.74%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.62%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.62%) IP Engineer
10 5 (5.62%) Senior Architect
11 4 (4.49%) .NET Architect
11 4 (4.49%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (82.02%) .NET
2 61 (68.54%) ASP.NET
3 58 (65.17%) HTML
4 33 (37.08%) WPF
5 32 (35.96%) jQuery
6 30 (33.71%) HTML5
6 30 (33.71%) WCF
7 28 (31.46%) XML
8 25 (28.09%) CSS
9 24 (26.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (21.35%) Web Services
11 15 (16.85%) AngularJS
12 13 (14.61%) Ember.js
12 13 (14.61%) Backbone.js
12 13 (14.61%) RESTful
13 11 (12.36%) Ajax
13 11 (12.36%) .NET Framework
14 10 (11.24%) CSS3
15 9 (10.11%) Flash
16 8 (8.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Kindle
2 13 (14.61%) User Experience
3 8 (8.99%) Over-the-Top Content
4 7 (7.87%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.62%) N-Tier
5 5 (5.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (5.62%) iPhone
6 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.25%) Wiki
7 2 (2.25%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.12%) Economics
8 1 (1.12%) Derivative
8 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.12%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.35%) Android
2 8 (8.99%) Linux
2 8 (8.99%) UNIX
3 5 (5.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.21%) MVC
2 26 (29.21%) Unit Testing
3 23 (25.84%) TDD
4 22 (24.72%) Scrum
5 17 (19.10%) Release Management
6 14 (15.73%) CRM
7 8 (8.99%) Project Management
7 8 (8.99%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.99%) Load Balancing
7 8 (8.99%) BDD
8 7 (7.87%) Web Application Development
8 7 (7.87%) DevOps
8 7 (7.87%) MVVM
8 7 (7.87%) OOP
9 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.62%) SOA
10 5 (5.62%) Practice Management
10 5 (5.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 64 (71.91%) C#
2 59 (66.29%) JavaScript
3 58 (65.17%) SQL
4 20 (22.47%) T-SQL
5 10 (11.24%) Java
6 8 (8.99%) XQuery
6 8 (8.99%) PHP
6 8 (8.99%) C++
7 5 (5.62%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.49%) VB
9 1 (1.12%) VBA
9 1 (1.12%) Python
9 1 (1.12%) XAML
9 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.35%) ISO 9001
2 12 (13.48%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (46.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.49%) Adobe
3 2 (2.25%) Caplin
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