The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 161 150 114
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -36
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 8 23 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.72% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 1.97% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 53
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
Silverlight
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1215 1168 1774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 38.38% 36.75% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 1013 1492
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Silverlight
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +3 4 £42,500 -10.52%
Nottinghamshire -2 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £25,000 -
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) C#
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (73.33%) WPF
4 10 (66.67%) HTML
4 10 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (60.00%) CSS
5 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (53.33%) MVC
7 7 (46.67%) XAML
7 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (46.67%) HTML5
8 6 (40.00%) User Experience
8 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (40.00%) Oracle
8 6 (40.00%) WCF
9 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (26.67%) ADO.NET
10 4 (26.67%) SQL
10 4 (26.67%) Telerik
10 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
10 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (20.00%) jQuery
11 3 (20.00%) Scrum
11 3 (20.00%) IIS
11 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (6.67%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (6.67%) Bower
4 1 (6.67%) Grunt
4 1 (6.67%) gulp
4 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (6.67%) PhantomJS
4 1 (6.67%) Protractor
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
7 1 (6.67%) QA Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Quality Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Silverlight Developer
7 1 (6.67%) VB Developer
7 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) WPF
3 10 (66.67%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (60.00%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (46.67%) HTML5
6 6 (40.00%) WCF
7 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (26.67%) ADO.NET
9 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (20.00%) jQuery
10 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
10 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (13.33%) LINQ
11 1 (6.67%) Ajax
11 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) RIA
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Logistics
6 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) OOP
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) XAML
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) Telerik
4 1 (6.67%) Sage
4 1 (6.67%) Twitter