The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 208 167 115
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -52
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 54 117 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.71% 1.36% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 3.27% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 50 112 178
Average salary £53,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,500
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2889 3583 3423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.19% 41.60% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2472 3058 3067
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in the East of England

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in the East of England

Silverlight
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Hertfordshire +4 20 £60,000 +71.42% 2
Bedfordshire -17 13 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Norfolk +6 10 £42,500 +10.38%
Essex -2 8 £40,000 -
Suffolk -9 2 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Cambridgeshire +9 1 £50,000 - 1
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 122 (97.60%) .NET
2 117 (93.60%) C#
3 111 (88.80%) Microsoft
4 104 (83.20%) ASP.NET
5 101 (80.80%) Agile Software Development
6 97 (77.60%) HTML
7 96 (76.80%) MVC
8 91 (72.80%) Scrum
8 91 (72.80%) JavaScript
9 88 (70.40%) TDD
10 87 (69.60%) jQuery
10 87 (69.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 85 (68.00%) WCF
12 81 (64.80%) SQL
13 77 (61.60%) Team Foundation Server
14 76 (60.80%) SQL Server
15 72 (57.60%) CSS
16 67 (53.60%) MS Excel
17 64 (51.20%) XML
18 61 (48.80%) Ajax
19 57 (45.60%) SharePoint
20 51 (40.80%) WPF
21 49 (39.20%) OOD
22 47 (37.60%) HTML5
23 45 (36.00%) NUnit
24 44 (35.20%) XSLT
24 44 (35.20%) Oracle
25 43 (34.40%) Web Development
26 42 (33.60%) Multithreading
27 40 (32.00%) Windows

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 57 (45.60%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.00%) Drupal
3 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.80%) Apache
Applications
1 67 (53.60%) MS Excel
2 21 (16.80%) MS Office
3 20 (16.00%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.00%) Mingle
5 1 (0.80%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (60.80%) SQL Server
2 29 (23.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (21.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (19.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (11.20%) SQL Server 2000
6 9 (7.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (6.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (6.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (6.40%) Oracle Database
8 5 (4.00%) RavenDB
8 5 (4.00%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 77 (61.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (36.00%) NUnit
3 40 (32.00%) Visual Studio
4 39 (31.20%) TeamCity
5 34 (27.20%) Selenium
6 24 (19.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 10 (8.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (7.20%) Moq
9 6 (4.80%) MSTest
9 6 (4.80%) Subversion
10 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (12.00%) Publishing
2 8 (6.40%) Finance
3 1 (0.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (71.20%) Developer
2 71 (56.80%) .NET Developer
3 46 (36.80%) C# Developer
3 46 (36.80%) C# .NET Developer
4 45 (36.00%) Senior Developer
5 43 (34.40%) Senior .NET Developer
6 42 (33.60%) Senior C# Developer
7 29 (23.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (18.40%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (16.00%) Web Developer
11 19 (15.20%) C# Web Developer
11 19 (15.20%) .NET Web Developer
12 18 (14.40%) Senior .NET Web Developer
12 18 (14.40%) Senior Web Developer
13 17 (13.60%) C# Software Engineer
13 17 (13.60%) Software Engineer
13 17 (13.60%) .NET Software Engineer
14 16 (12.80%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
14 16 (12.80%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (97.60%) .NET
2 104 (83.20%) ASP.NET
3 97 (77.60%) HTML
4 87 (69.60%) jQuery
4 87 (69.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 85 (68.00%) WCF
6 72 (57.60%) CSS
7 64 (51.20%) XML
8 61 (48.80%) Ajax
9 51 (40.80%) WPF
10 47 (37.60%) HTML5
11 44 (35.20%) XSLT
12 39 (31.20%) CSS3
13 32 (25.60%) WebSockets
14 30 (24.00%) .NET Framework
15 29 (23.20%) WinForms
16 28 (22.40%) Entity Framework
16 28 (22.40%) Web Services
17 27 (21.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 24 (19.20%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.00%) N-Tier
2 14 (11.20%) Kindle
3 12 (9.60%) Open Source
4 10 (8.00%) Mathematics
5 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.40%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.80%) Physics
8 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.80%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.00%) Windows
2 5 (4.00%) Linux
2 5 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (80.80%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (76.80%) MVC
3 91 (72.80%) Scrum
4 88 (70.40%) TDD
5 49 (39.20%) OOD
6 43 (34.40%) Web Development
7 42 (33.60%) Multithreading
8 32 (25.60%) SOA
8 32 (25.60%) Low Latency
8 32 (25.60%) Mobile Development
9 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
10 19 (15.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (15.20%) Project Management
11 16 (12.80%) Performance Management
11 16 (12.80%) Mentoring
11 16 (12.80%) Coaching
12 15 (12.00%) Matrix Management
13 9 (7.20%) OO
14 7 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (4.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 117 (93.60%) C#
2 91 (72.80%) JavaScript
3 81 (64.80%) SQL
4 32 (25.60%) PL/SQL
4 32 (25.60%) Objective-C
5 31 (24.80%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.40%) VB
7 7 (5.60%) XQuery
7 7 (5.60%) Java
8 6 (4.80%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.00%) PHP
10 4 (3.20%) VB6
11 3 (2.40%) VBScript
12 2 (1.60%) C++
12 2 (1.60%) COBOL
12 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.80%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.80%) Degree
3 5 (4.00%) MCTS
3 5 (4.00%) MCSD
3 5 (4.00%) MCSE
4 2 (1.60%) MCITP
5 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.80%) PhD
5 1 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.00%) QA
2 15 (12.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 9 (7.20%) MOM
2 5 (4.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 111 (88.80%) Microsoft
2 44 (35.20%) Oracle
3 2 (1.60%) Business Objects
3 2 (1.60%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.80%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe
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