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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 42 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.96% 2.28% 3.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.68% 6.38% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
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
136 94 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 53.33% 35.74% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 131 83 88
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £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 22 October 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Workflow
2 17 (94.44%) WinForms
2 17 (94.44%) .NET Remoting
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) XML
2 17 (94.44%) XSD
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) T-SQL
2 17 (94.44%) WCF
2 17 (94.44%) WPF
2 17 (94.44%) WF
2 17 (94.44%) XPath
2 17 (94.44%) REST
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 12 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
4 12 (66.67%) System Testing
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 12 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 12 (66.67%) XSLT
4 12 (66.67%) OO
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) C
6 5 (27.78%) Linux

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) Senior Developer
3 14 (77.78%) C# Developer
4 13 (72.22%) Senior C# Developer
4 13 (72.22%) .NET Developer
4 13 (72.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) WinForms
2 17 (94.44%) .NET Remoting
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) XML
2 17 (94.44%) XSD
2 17 (94.44%) WCF
2 17 (94.44%) WPF
2 17 (94.44%) WF
2 17 (94.44%) REST
3 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 12 (66.67%) XSLT
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Workflow
2 12 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 12 (66.67%) System Testing
2 12 (66.67%) OO
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) T-SQL
2 17 (94.44%) XPath
3 5 (27.78%) C
3 5 (27.78%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin