The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 494 374 252
Rank change year-on-year
-120 -122
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 444 767 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.69% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.13% 1.72% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 377 666 1035
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,850 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Silverlight
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39246 44699 42093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.93% 40.39% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33714 37895 37002
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in England

Silverlight
Salary Trend in England

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in England

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in England

Silverlight
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London -54 204 £55,000 - 28
South East -57 59 £48,750 +18.90% 6
East of England -35 55 £55,000 +29.41% 7
Yorkshire +1 38 £37,500 -6.25% 6
West Midlands -20 37 £40,000 -5.88% 4
North West -9 35 £45,000 +28.57% 3
East Midlands -23 13 £48,750 +30.00% 2
South West -65 2 £33,500 -16.25% 1
North East - 2 £32,500 - 2
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 845 (91.65%) .NET
2 841 (91.21%) C#
3 671 (72.78%) ASP.NET
4 650 (70.50%) SQL Server
5 553 (59.98%) WPF
6 519 (56.29%) HTML
7 504 (54.66%) Agile Software Development
8 496 (53.80%) MVC
9 478 (51.84%) JavaScript
10 473 (51.30%) WCF
11 410 (44.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 392 (42.52%) SQL
13 380 (41.21%) Microsoft
14 367 (39.80%) CSS
15 354 (38.39%) TDD
16 323 (35.03%) Scrum
17 293 (31.78%) Ajax
18 289 (31.34%) HTML5
19 264 (28.63%) Windows
20 224 (24.30%) LINQ
20 224 (24.30%) .NET Framework
21 217 (23.54%) XML
22 215 (23.32%) NUnit
23 201 (21.80%) jQuery
24 197 (21.37%) VB.NET
24 197 (21.37%) SharePoint
25 188 (20.39%) NHibernate
26 187 (20.28%) T-SQL
27 182 (19.74%) Web Services
27 182 (19.74%) WinForms

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 197 (21.37%) SharePoint
2 49 (5.31%) IIS
3 39 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
4 36 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 31 (3.36%) SharePoint Server
6 27 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (1.63%) Drupal
8 13 (1.41%) SharePoint Foundation
8 13 (1.41%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.08%) CMS
10 3 (0.33%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.33%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.33%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.22%) Node.js
11 2 (0.22%) Orchard CMS
11 2 (0.22%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.22%) JBoss
11 2 (0.22%) Apache
11 2 (0.22%) Confluence
12 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 155 (16.81%) MS Excel
2 61 (6.62%) MS Office
3 36 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.41%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.87%) Mingle
6 2 (0.22%) SPSS
7 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 34 (3.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.65%) Sage 200
2 6 (0.65%) Sage CRM
3 5 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.54%) Line 500
4 4 (0.43%) Magento
5 2 (0.22%) Scribe Insight
5 2 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.30%) Office 365
3 9 (0.98%) SaaS
4 3 (0.33%) Sage Pay
5 2 (0.22%) Scribe Online
5 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.11%) GitHub
6 1 (0.11%) Yammer
6 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 54 (5.86%) Internet
2 23 (2.49%) DNS
3 20 (2.17%) HTTP
4 10 (1.08%) OSPF
4 10 (1.08%) BGP
5 9 (0.98%) VoIP
6 8 (0.87%) Broadband
7 6 (0.65%) RTP
8 5 (0.54%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.33%) SMTP
9 3 (0.33%) DHCP
10 2 (0.22%) GPRS
10 2 (0.22%) UMTS
10 2 (0.22%) SWIFTNet
10 2 (0.22%) Multicast
10 2 (0.22%) Firewall
11 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.11%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 650 (70.50%) SQL Server
2 125 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 89 (9.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 66 (7.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 63 (6.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (2.60%) MySQL
8 23 (2.49%) Oracle Database
8 23 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 22 (2.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 18 (1.95%) SQL Server 2000
11 15 (1.63%) Relational Database
12 14 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
13 10 (1.08%) Neo4j
14 9 (0.98%) MongoDB
15 8 (0.87%) NoSQL
15 8 (0.87%) RavenDB
15 8 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.65%) RDBMS
17 5 (0.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 215 (23.32%) NUnit
2 181 (19.63%) Visual Studio
3 171 (18.55%) Subversion
4 153 (16.59%) Rhino Mocks
5 146 (15.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 69 (7.48%) Moq
7 53 (5.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 49 (5.31%) TeamCity
9 36 (3.90%) Selenium
10 24 (2.60%) Visual Studio Team System
11 22 (2.39%) MSTest
12 18 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
13 15 (1.63%) Git (software)
14 12 (1.30%) CruiseControl
15 11 (1.19%) MSBuild
16 7 (0.76%) MSI
17 5 (0.54%) NetAdvantage
17 5 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
17 5 (0.54%) Jenkins
17 5 (0.54%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 120 (13.02%) Finance
2 53 (5.75%) Retail
3 51 (5.53%) Games
4 46 (4.99%) Banking
5 36 (3.90%) Advertising
5 36 (3.90%) Publishing
6 28 (3.04%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.60%) Music Industry
8 18 (1.95%) Back Office
9 16 (1.74%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.41%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.30%) Investment Banking
12 11 (1.19%) Front Office
13 7 (0.76%) Legal
14 5 (0.54%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.43%) Marketing
16 3 (0.33%) Law
17 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 706 (76.57%) Developer
2 381 (41.32%) .NET Developer
3 341 (36.98%) C# Developer
4 219 (23.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 144 (15.62%) Senior Developer
6 122 (13.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 106 (11.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 99 (10.74%) Software Developer
9 82 (8.89%) Senior C# Developer
10 76 (8.24%) Senior .NET Developer
11 62 (6.72%) Software Engineer
12 59 (6.40%) Web Developer
13 56 (6.07%) Agile .NET Developer
14 52 (5.64%) Agile C# Developer
14 52 (5.64%) Programmer
15 44 (4.77%) Architect
16 42 (4.56%) Analyst
16 42 (4.56%) .NET Web Developer
16 42 (4.56%) C# Software Developer
16 42 (4.56%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 845 (91.65%) .NET
2 671 (72.78%) ASP.NET
3 553 (59.98%) WPF
4 519 (56.29%) HTML
5 473 (51.30%) WCF
6 410 (44.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 367 (39.80%) CSS
8 293 (31.78%) Ajax
9 289 (31.34%) HTML5
10 224 (24.30%) LINQ
10 224 (24.30%) .NET Framework
11 217 (23.54%) XML
12 201 (21.80%) jQuery
13 188 (20.39%) NHibernate
14 182 (19.74%) WinForms
14 182 (19.74%) Web Services
15 100 (10.85%) Castle Windsor
16 97 (10.52%) MonoRail
16 97 (10.52%) XSLT
17 82 (8.89%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (4.12%) Client/Server
1 38 (4.12%) Computer Science
2 32 (3.47%) Kindle
3 28 (3.04%) N-Tier
4 26 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (2.60%) DTV
6 20 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (1.95%) Over-the-Top Content
7 18 (1.95%) User Experience
8 15 (1.63%) Open Source
9 14 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
11 11 (1.19%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.19%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.08%) IPTV
12 10 (1.08%) Management Information System
13 9 (0.98%) Derivative
13 9 (0.98%) Hedge funds
14 8 (0.87%) Fixed Income
15 7 (0.76%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 264 (28.63%) Windows
2 70 (7.59%) Android
3 40 (4.34%) Linux
4 21 (2.28%) UNIX
5 12 (1.30%) Windows Phone
6 8 (0.87%) CentOS
7 7 (0.76%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.43%) BlackBerry OS
9 4 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.33%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.33%) Windows Phone 7
11 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (54.66%) Agile Software Development
2 496 (53.80%) MVC
3 354 (38.39%) TDD
4 323 (35.03%) Scrum
5 174 (18.87%) Web Application Development
6 159 (17.25%) Software Engineering
7 107 (11.61%) OO
8 92 (9.98%) Web Development
9 80 (8.68%) Unit Testing
10 70 (7.59%) MVVM
10 70 (7.59%) BDD
11 67 (7.27%) UML
11 67 (7.27%) SOA
12 61 (6.62%) Mobile Development
13 58 (6.29%) Kanban
13 58 (6.29%) Multithreading
14 57 (6.18%) Continuous Integration
15 56 (6.07%) OOD
16 55 (5.97%) CRM
17 52 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 841 (91.21%) C#
2 478 (51.84%) JavaScript
3 392 (42.52%) SQL
4 197 (21.37%) VB.NET
5 187 (20.28%) T-SQL
6 92 (9.98%) VB
7 54 (5.86%) Java
8 52 (5.64%) XAML
9 48 (5.21%) C++
10 43 (4.66%) PL/SQL
11 34 (3.69%) PHP
12 33 (3.58%) Objective-C
13 31 (3.36%) C
14 26 (2.82%) Python
15 23 (2.49%) VB6
16 21 (2.28%) PowerShell
17 17 (1.84%) XQuery
18 14 (1.52%) XPath
19 10 (1.08%) Perl
20 8 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 137 (14.86%) Degree
2 50 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.06%) MCSD
4 12 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.19%) MCITP
6 9 (0.98%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.98%) MCP
6 9 (0.98%) MCDBA
7 8 (0.87%) MCSE
7 8 (0.87%) MCTS
8 6 (0.65%) HND
9 4 (0.43%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.33%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.11%) PhD
11 1 (0.11%) ISEB
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.05%) QA
2 40 (4.34%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.33%) COBIT
5 1 (0.11%) EMIR
5 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (0.98%) MOM
2 8 (0.87%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (0.22%) Control-M
4 1 (0.11%) MIIS
4 1 (0.11%) Puppet
4 1 (0.11%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 380 (41.21%) Microsoft
2 73 (7.92%) Oracle
3 15 (1.63%) Sage
4 11 (1.19%) Xamarin
5 10 (1.08%) Akamai
5 10 (1.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 8 (0.87%) Hitachi
7 7 (0.76%) VMware
8 6 (0.65%) Infragistics
9 5 (0.54%) Adobe
9 5 (0.54%) Sencha
10 4 (0.43%) Telerik
10 4 (0.43%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.43%) QNX
11 3 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.33%) Remedy
11 3 (0.33%) Apple
12 2 (0.22%) Citrix
12 2 (0.22%) Pegasus
12 2 (0.22%) Business Objects
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum £30,000 - £40,000 DOE.
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45K + benefits + flexible workin
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
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City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 5-10% Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
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Salary: 40 - 50k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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