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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 211 177 115
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -62
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 56 101 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 1.28% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% 3.11% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 95 167
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,200 £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
2751 3250 3356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.89% 41.14% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2293 2732 2978
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 £28,500 £30,000
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 27 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 27 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
(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 +12 19 £60,000 +45.45% 2
Bedfordshire -12 14 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Norfolk +5 13 £42,500 +10.38% 1
Essex -5 9 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £50,000 -
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 129 (97.73%) .NET
2 124 (93.94%) C#
3 117 (88.64%) Microsoft
4 110 (83.33%) ASP.NET
5 108 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
6 102 (77.27%) MVC
7 100 (75.76%) Scrum
8 99 (75.00%) HTML
9 93 (70.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 92 (69.70%) JavaScript
10 92 (69.70%) TDD
11 90 (68.18%) WCF
12 89 (67.42%) jQuery
13 80 (60.61%) SQL Server
14 79 (59.85%) SQL
15 78 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
16 74 (56.06%) CSS
17 72 (54.55%) MS Excel
18 63 (47.73%) Ajax
19 59 (44.70%) XML
20 57 (43.18%) SharePoint
21 55 (41.67%) WPF
22 53 (40.15%) OOD
23 50 (37.88%) Oracle
24 48 (36.36%) HTML5
25 47 (35.61%) NUnit
26 46 (34.85%) Visual Studio
27 42 (31.82%) XSLT
28 41 (31.06%) Web Development
28 41 (31.06%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 57 (43.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.79%) Drupal
3 4 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 72 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 20 (15.15%) MS Office
3 19 (14.39%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.79%) Mingle
5 1 (0.76%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 28 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (19.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (19.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (12.12%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.79%) RavenDB
6 5 (3.79%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 78 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (35.61%) NUnit
3 46 (34.85%) Visual Studio
4 41 (31.06%) TeamCity
5 36 (27.27%) Selenium
6 23 (17.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 12 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (8.33%) Moq
9 6 (4.55%) MSTest
9 6 (4.55%) Subversion
10 5 (3.79%) Git (software)
10 5 (3.79%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (11.36%) Publishing
2 8 (6.06%) Finance
3 2 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (68.94%) Developer
2 75 (56.82%) .NET Developer
3 52 (39.39%) C# Developer
3 52 (39.39%) C# .NET Developer
4 44 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 43 (32.58%) Senior .NET Developer
6 42 (31.82%) Senior C# Developer
7 32 (24.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (21.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (18.18%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (16.67%) Web Developer
11 21 (15.91%) C# Web Developer
11 21 (15.91%) .NET Web Developer
12 18 (13.64%) .NET Software Engineer
12 18 (13.64%) Development Manager
12 18 (13.64%) Software Engineer
12 18 (13.64%) C# Software Engineer
13 17 (12.88%) Senior Web Developer
13 17 (12.88%) Senior .NET Web Developer
14 16 (12.12%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (97.73%) .NET
2 110 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 99 (75.00%) HTML
4 93 (70.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 90 (68.18%) WCF
6 89 (67.42%) jQuery
7 74 (56.06%) CSS
8 63 (47.73%) Ajax
9 59 (44.70%) XML
10 55 (41.67%) WPF
11 48 (36.36%) HTML5
12 42 (31.82%) XSLT
13 41 (31.06%) CSS3
14 33 (25.00%) .NET Framework
15 31 (23.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 30 (22.73%) WebSockets
17 28 (21.21%) WinForms
18 27 (20.45%) Web Services
18 27 (20.45%) LINQ
19 25 (18.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) N-Tier
2 14 (10.61%) Kindle
3 9 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.06%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.55%) Open Source
6 3 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.52%) Physics
7 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.76%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (3.79%) Linux
2 5 (3.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (77.27%) MVC
3 100 (75.76%) Scrum
4 92 (69.70%) TDD
5 53 (40.15%) OOD
6 41 (31.06%) Web Development
6 41 (31.06%) Multithreading
7 30 (22.73%) SOA
7 30 (22.73%) Low Latency
8 26 (19.70%) Software Engineering
9 20 (15.15%) Matrix Management
10 19 (14.39%) Mentoring
11 18 (13.64%) Coaching
11 18 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (13.64%) Performance Management
11 18 (13.64%) Project Management
12 11 (8.33%) OO
13 9 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (4.55%) OOP
14 6 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (93.94%) C#
2 92 (69.70%) JavaScript
3 79 (59.85%) SQL
4 32 (24.24%) T-SQL
5 30 (22.73%) PL/SQL
5 30 (22.73%) Objective-C
6 8 (6.06%) VB
7 7 (5.30%) XQuery
7 7 (5.30%) Java
8 6 (4.55%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.79%) PHP
10 4 (3.03%) VB6
11 3 (2.27%) VBScript
12 2 (1.52%) C++
12 2 (1.52%) COBOL
12 2 (1.52%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.58%) Degree
3 5 (3.79%) MCTS
3 5 (3.79%) MCSD
3 5 (3.79%) MCSE
4 2 (1.52%) PhD
5 1 (0.76%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.18%) QA
2 15 (11.36%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 11 (8.33%) MOM
2 5 (3.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 117 (88.64%) Microsoft
2 50 (37.88%) Oracle
3 2 (1.52%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe
4 1 (0.76%) EPiServer
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