The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 38 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 7 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.94% 4.39% 4.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.79% 10.37% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 10
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
Derbyshire

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 Derby region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
121 135 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 50.84% 42.32% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 113 128 121
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Derby

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 12 (100.00%) Workflow
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 12 (100.00%) XPath
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) XSD
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) WinForms
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Remoting
1 12 (100.00%) WCF
1 12 (100.00%) WPF
1 12 (100.00%) WF
1 12 (100.00%) REST
2 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (66.67%) RESTful
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) C
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (33.33%) System Testing

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
2 8 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior C++ Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C++/C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) XSD
1 12 (100.00%) WCF
1 12 (100.00%) WPF
1 12 (100.00%) WF
1 12 (100.00%) WinForms
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Remoting
1 12 (100.00%) REST
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (33.33%) XSLT
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Workflow
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (33.33%) System Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 12 (100.00%) XPath
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft