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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 133 116 101
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 39 75 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.14% 2.09% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.87% 4.23% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 63
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
1359 1775 1400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.66% 49.47% 45.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1504 1302
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire -1 15 £50,000 +33.33%
Derbyshire +18 12 £55,000 +10.00%
Lincolnshire - 5 £40,000 -
Leicestershire +9 4 £47,500 +25.00%
Northamptonshire -28 2 £32,500 -23.52%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 70 (100.00%) C#
2 67 (95.71%) .NET
3 66 (94.29%) WCF
4 61 (87.14%) WPF
5 50 (71.43%) Windows
6 48 (68.57%) HTML
7 45 (64.29%) SQL Server
8 42 (60.00%) XML
9 40 (57.14%) JavaScript
10 39 (55.71%) SQL
11 37 (52.86%) WinForms
12 36 (51.43%) Workflow
12 36 (51.43%) WF
13 35 (50.00%) T-SQL
13 35 (50.00%) Web Services
13 35 (50.00%) XSD
13 35 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
13 35 (50.00%) XPath
13 35 (50.00%) REST
14 32 (45.71%) ASP.NET
15 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
15 29 (41.43%) .NET Framework
16 28 (40.00%) Visual Studio
17 27 (38.57%) XSLT
17 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (38.57%) Performance Analysis
18 26 (37.14%) OO
18 26 (37.14%) Scrum
19 24 (34.29%) HTML5
20 23 (32.86%) CSS

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.86%) Lync
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Photoshop
1 4 (5.71%) MS Office
2 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.86%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) SaaS
2 2 (2.86%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Intranet
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
1 2 (2.86%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (24.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 15 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.57%) MSBuild
3 6 (8.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (15.71%) Games
2 9 (12.86%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.86%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (87.14%) Developer
2 37 (52.86%) C# Developer
3 31 (44.29%) Senior Developer
4 29 (41.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (38.57%) .NET Developer
6 26 (37.14%) Software Developer
6 26 (37.14%) Senior C# Developer
7 19 (27.14%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (12.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (7.14%) Senior C++ Developer
11 5 (7.14%) C++ Developer
11 5 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
11 5 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
12 3 (4.29%) Lead Developer
13 2 (2.86%) Architect
13 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
13 2 (2.86%) Analyst
13 2 (2.86%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (95.71%) .NET
2 66 (94.29%) WCF
3 61 (87.14%) WPF
4 48 (68.57%) HTML
5 42 (60.00%) XML
6 37 (52.86%) WinForms
7 36 (51.43%) WF
8 35 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
8 35 (50.00%) XSD
8 35 (50.00%) Web Services
8 35 (50.00%) REST
9 32 (45.71%) ASP.NET
10 29 (41.43%) .NET Framework
11 27 (38.57%) XSLT
12 24 (34.29%) HTML5
13 23 (32.86%) CSS
14 22 (31.43%) jQuery
15 15 (21.43%) Ajax
16 14 (20.00%) RESTful
17 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.86%) N-Tier
3 7 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (10.00%) Physics
4 6 (8.57%) MPEG
4 6 (8.57%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.86%) iPhone
7 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (20.00%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.86%) Android
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Workflow
2 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) Performance Analysis
3 26 (37.14%) Scrum
3 26 (37.14%) OO
4 18 (25.71%) Multithreading
5 17 (24.29%) System Testing
6 13 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (18.57%) Automated Testing
6 13 (18.57%) Web Development
7 12 (17.14%) MVC
8 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
9 9 (12.86%) UML
10 6 (8.57%) TDD
10 6 (8.57%) Code Coverage
10 6 (8.57%) Web Accessibility
11 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
12 4 (5.71%) OOP
12 4 (5.71%) Extreme Programming
12 4 (5.71%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C#
2 40 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 39 (55.71%) SQL
4 35 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 35 (50.00%) XPath
5 15 (21.43%) C++
6 13 (18.57%) C
7 8 (11.43%) XAML
8 6 (8.57%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.86%) Java
9 2 (2.86%) VB
10 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (31.43%) Degree
2 7 (10.00%) PhD
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.86%) ISEB
5 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.57%) AccuRev
3 2 (2.86%) Sage
4 1 (1.43%) Xamarin