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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 198 176 132
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -44
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 57 89 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 1.25% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 3.06% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 52 83 142
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2758 2906 3213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.95% 40.81% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2259 2443 2846
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
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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
Bedfordshire -9 20 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Hertfordshire -2 15 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Norfolk +11 14 £43,250 +15.33%
Essex -7 7 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £50,000 -
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 142 (97.93%) .NET
2 138 (95.17%) C#
3 123 (84.83%) Microsoft
4 120 (82.76%) ASP.NET
5 116 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
6 109 (75.17%) Scrum
7 107 (73.79%) MVC
8 102 (70.34%) WCF
9 99 (68.28%) HTML
10 98 (67.59%) TDD
11 95 (65.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 91 (62.76%) jQuery
13 89 (61.38%) JavaScript
13 89 (61.38%) SQL Server
14 80 (55.17%) Team Foundation Server
15 78 (53.79%) SQL
16 75 (51.72%) MS Excel
17 73 (50.34%) CSS
18 66 (45.52%) WPF
19 63 (43.45%) Ajax
20 61 (42.07%) SharePoint
21 57 (39.31%) OOD
22 55 (37.93%) XML
22 55 (37.93%) Oracle
23 52 (35.86%) Visual Studio
24 50 (34.48%) HTML5
25 46 (31.72%) NUnit
26 42 (28.97%) Multithreading
27 41 (28.28%) Web Development
27 41 (28.28%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 61 (42.07%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.76%) Drupal
3 3 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.07%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.69%) IIS
4 1 (0.69%) Apache
4 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.69%) DNN
Applications
1 75 (51.72%) MS Excel
2 20 (13.79%) MS Office
3 18 (12.41%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.76%) Mingle
5 1 (0.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (61.38%) SQL Server
2 32 (22.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (11.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (11.03%) SQL Server 2000
4 16 (11.03%) Oracle Database
5 15 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.76%) RavenDB
6 4 (2.76%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.69%) MySQL
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 80 (55.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (35.86%) Visual Studio
3 46 (31.72%) NUnit
4 40 (27.59%) TeamCity
5 36 (24.83%) Selenium
6 21 (14.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 16 (11.03%) Rhino Mocks
8 15 (10.34%) Moq
9 9 (6.21%) Subversion
10 5 (3.45%) MSTest
11 4 (2.76%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (2.76%) Git (software)
12 2 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (9.66%) Publishing
2 6 (4.14%) Finance
3 5 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 102 (70.34%) Developer
2 77 (53.10%) .NET Developer
3 62 (42.76%) C# Developer
4 61 (42.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (33.10%) Senior Developer
6 46 (31.72%) Senior C# Developer
7 44 (30.34%) Senior .NET Developer
8 35 (24.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (15.17%) Software Developer
11 21 (14.48%) Web Developer
11 21 (14.48%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (13.79%) .NET Web Developer
12 20 (13.79%) Software Engineer
12 20 (13.79%) C# Web Developer
13 19 (13.10%) C# Software Developer
13 19 (13.10%) C# Software Engineer
13 19 (13.10%) .NET Software Engineer
14 18 (12.41%) Development Manager
15 15 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (97.93%) .NET
2 120 (82.76%) ASP.NET
3 102 (70.34%) WCF
4 99 (68.28%) HTML
5 95 (65.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 91 (62.76%) jQuery
7 73 (50.34%) CSS
8 66 (45.52%) WPF
9 63 (43.45%) Ajax
10 55 (37.93%) XML
11 50 (34.48%) HTML5
12 40 (27.59%) CSS3
13 39 (26.90%) XSLT
14 37 (25.52%) .NET Framework
15 35 (24.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 32 (22.07%) LINQ
17 31 (21.38%) Web Services
18 29 (20.00%) WinForms
19 27 (18.62%) WebSockets
20 22 (15.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.48%) N-Tier
2 13 (8.97%) Kindle
3 12 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.52%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.14%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.45%) Physics
7 3 (2.07%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.28%) Windows
2 4 (2.76%) Linux
2 4 (2.76%) CentOS
3 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (75.17%) Scrum
3 107 (73.79%) MVC
4 98 (67.59%) TDD
5 57 (39.31%) OOD
6 42 (28.97%) Multithreading
7 41 (28.28%) Web Development
8 28 (19.31%) Software Engineering
9 27 (18.62%) SOA
9 27 (18.62%) Low Latency
10 23 (15.86%) Matrix Management
11 19 (13.10%) Mentoring
12 18 (12.41%) Coaching
12 18 (12.41%) Performance Management
13 17 (11.72%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (11.72%) Project Management
14 15 (10.34%) OO
15 9 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (4.14%) Unit Testing
17 5 (3.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 138 (95.17%) C#
2 89 (61.38%) JavaScript
3 78 (53.79%) SQL
4 35 (24.14%) T-SQL
5 27 (18.62%) PL/SQL
5 27 (18.62%) Objective-C
6 9 (6.21%) VB
7 6 (4.14%) XQuery
7 6 (4.14%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.14%) Java
8 5 (3.45%) VB6
9 4 (2.76%) PHP
10 3 (2.07%) C++
10 3 (2.07%) VBScript
10 3 (2.07%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.38%) XAML
11 2 (1.38%) COBOL
12 1 (0.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (7.59%) Degree
2 8 (5.52%) VCP4
3 5 (3.45%) PhD
4 4 (2.76%) MCSD
4 4 (2.76%) MCSE
4 4 (2.76%) MCTS
5 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.17%) QA
2 14 (9.66%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 15 (10.34%) MOM
2 4 (2.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 123 (84.83%) Microsoft
2 55 (37.93%) Oracle
3 2 (1.38%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.69%) IBM
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe
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