The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 26
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - - 4.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Silverlight
Essex

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 Colchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 99 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.67% 54.40% 45.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 82 60
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Colchester region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in Colchester

Silverlight
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Android
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) WPF
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Change Control
4 3 (33.33%) Android Development
4 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) WPF
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Android
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Change Control
2 3 (33.33%) Android Development
2 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft