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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 176 145 102
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -43
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 7 40 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.20% 1.09% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 2.39% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 38 62
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1380 1676 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.02% 45.57% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1458 1242
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,550 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
Northamptonshire -12 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Leicestershire +11 2 £43,750 +16.66%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 28 (96.55%) C#
2 25 (86.21%) HTML
3 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
4 17 (58.62%) Degree
5 16 (55.17%) WPF
6 15 (51.72%) WCF
6 15 (51.72%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (48.28%) HTML5
7 14 (48.28%) .NET
8 12 (41.38%) SQL
8 12 (41.38%) C++
9 11 (37.93%) Python
10 10 (34.48%) CSS
10 10 (34.48%) Finance
10 10 (34.48%) Scrum
11 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
11 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
11 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
11 9 (31.03%) TDD
11 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
12 8 (27.59%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
12 8 (27.59%) Windows
12 8 (27.59%) CRM
12 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
12 8 (27.59%) VoIP
12 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
12 8 (27.59%) Financial Institution
13 7 (24.14%) jQuery

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.45%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (20.69%) Sage 200
2 6 (20.69%) Sage CRM
3 2 (6.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) VoIP
2 6 (20.69%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) AccuRev
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) MSBuild
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 8 (27.59%) Financial Institution
3 6 (20.69%) Games
4 2 (6.90%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) Software Developer
3 7 (24.14%) C# Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) CRM Architect
6 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Architect
6 2 (6.90%) QA Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) CRM Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate
7 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) GIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 16 (55.17%) WPF
3 15 (51.72%) WCF
4 14 (48.28%) HTML5
4 14 (48.28%) .NET
5 10 (34.48%) CSS
6 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
7 7 (24.14%) jQuery
8 4 (13.79%) XML
9 3 (10.34%) Web Services
9 3 (10.34%) COM
10 2 (6.90%) RESTful
10 2 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.90%) REST
10 2 (6.90%) Ajax
10 2 (6.90%) WF
10 2 (6.90%) WinForms
10 2 (6.90%) .NET Remoting
10 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
2 5 (17.24%) Physics
3 2 (6.90%) MPEG
3 2 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.45%) GIS
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) TDD
3 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
4 8 (27.59%) CRM
5 5 (17.24%) Web Development
6 4 (13.79%) OOD
6 4 (13.79%) Workflow
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) MVC
7 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.90%) UML
8 2 (6.90%) Code Coverage
8 2 (6.90%) Line Management
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) C++
4 11 (37.93%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) XPath
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.90%) C
6 2 (6.90%) XAML
6 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) PhD
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Sage
3 2 (6.90%) Pegasus
4 1 (3.45%) Sun
4 1 (3.45%) BancTec
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) ESRI
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle