The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 23 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 59 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.55% 2.51% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 7.34% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 9
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
179 218 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 32.78% 34.22% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 164 195 153
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
West Midlands

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Coventry

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Coventry

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
4 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (50.00%) WPF
6 3 (37.50%) Web Development
6 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (37.50%) MSTest
6 3 (37.50%) MVVM
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 3 (37.50%) NUnit
6 3 (37.50%) XML
6 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
6 3 (37.50%) MSBuild
7 2 (25.00%) CRM
7 2 (25.00%) PhD
7 2 (25.00%) XSL
7 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (25.00%) DHTML

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Portal
3 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (37.50%) MSTest
2 3 (37.50%) MSBuild
2 3 (37.50%) NUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior SAP Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Consultant
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
4 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
5 4 (50.00%) WPF
6 3 (37.50%) XML
7 2 (25.00%) XSL
7 2 (25.00%) WF
7 2 (25.00%) LINQ
7 2 (25.00%) DHTML
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) COM
8 1 (12.50%) EJB
8 1 (12.50%) CSS
8 1 (12.50%) J2EE
8 1 (12.50%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) Physics
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
1 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
1 3 (37.50%) MVVM
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) SAP