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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 413 294 242
Rank change year-on-year
-119 -52
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 608 905 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.91% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 2.29% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 549 813 1147
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,550 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
41064 39535 45316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.30% 39.78% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34808 34456 40134
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 -139 234 £55,000 - 27
East of England -45 81 £45,000 - 5
South East -65 69 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Yorkshire -4 68 £40,000 +66.66% 14
West Midlands +7 56 £47,500 +72.72% 5
North West -15 38 £35,000 - 8
East Midlands -26 31 £45,000 +12.50% 9
South West -52 30 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 1213 (92.17%) C#
2 1206 (91.64%) .NET
3 933 (70.90%) SQL Server
4 837 (63.60%) ASP.NET
5 800 (60.79%) WPF
6 700 (53.19%) WCF
7 595 (45.21%) JavaScript
8 590 (44.83%) HTML
9 570 (43.31%) Microsoft
10 502 (38.15%) MVC
11 498 (37.84%) CSS
12 481 (36.55%) SQL
13 429 (32.60%) Windows
14 382 (29.03%) TDD
15 378 (28.72%) ASP.NET MVC
16 371 (28.19%) .NET Framework
17 360 (27.36%) Scrum
18 339 (25.76%) HTML5
19 300 (22.80%) XML
20 298 (22.64%) Web Services
21 283 (21.50%) Ajax
22 267 (20.29%) LINQ
23 252 (19.15%) NUnit
24 251 (19.07%) SQL Server 2008
25 249 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
26 246 (18.69%) T-SQL
27 241 (18.31%) SharePoint
28 239 (18.16%) jQuery
29 236 (17.93%) Subversion
29 236 (17.93%) Visual Studio

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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
1 241 (18.31%) SharePoint
2 101 (7.67%) IIS
3 81 (6.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 58 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
5 40 (3.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 29 (2.20%) Adobe CQ
7 24 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
8 20 (1.52%) Node.js
9 18 (1.37%) Apache
10 11 (0.84%) ArcGIS
11 10 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.76%) ColdFusion
12 9 (0.68%) Drupal
13 8 (0.61%) Oracle Spatial
14 7 (0.53%) CMS
15 6 (0.46%) Lync
15 6 (0.46%) SharePoint Foundation
16 4 (0.30%) LiveCycle
16 4 (0.30%) Joomla!
17 3 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 202 (15.35%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.36%) MS Office
3 18 (1.37%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.84%) InfoPath
5 9 (0.68%) Fireworks
5 9 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.53%) Mingle
7 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 96 (7.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.46%) Pivotal CRM
4 3 (0.23%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.15%) Line 500
6 1 (0.076%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.076%) Brady Trinity
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.53%) GitHub
3 6 (0.46%) SaaS
4 5 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.34%) Internet
2 30 (2.28%) Intranet
3 11 (0.84%) Firewall
4 9 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.61%) VoIP
5 8 (0.61%) Asterisk PBX
6 6 (0.46%) FTP
6 6 (0.46%) HTTP
7 5 (0.38%) Extranet
8 3 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.23%) GPRS
8 3 (0.23%) UMTS
9 2 (0.15%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.15%) Network Security
9 2 (0.15%) SSL
9 2 (0.15%) DNS
9 2 (0.15%) DHCP
10 1 (0.076%) Wireless
10 1 (0.076%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.076%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 933 (70.90%) SQL Server
2 251 (19.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 164 (12.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 123 (9.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 76 (5.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 57 (4.33%) Relational Database
7 45 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
8 44 (3.34%) NoSQL
9 38 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 34 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (2.05%) RavenDB
12 23 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
12 23 (1.75%) MongoDB
13 21 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (1.44%) CouchDB
15 17 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 13 (0.99%) Oracle Database
17 13 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
18 12 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 252 (19.15%) NUnit
2 236 (17.93%) Subversion
2 236 (17.93%) Visual Studio
3 199 (15.12%) Rhino Mocks
4 135 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 105 (7.98%) Moq
6 57 (4.33%) TeamCity
7 47 (3.57%) Git (software)
8 34 (2.58%) MSTest
9 21 (1.60%) Jenkins
10 20 (1.52%) MSBuild
10 20 (1.52%) JIRA
11 17 (1.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 17 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 17 (1.29%) Ant
12 12 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
13 10 (0.76%) Selenium
13 10 (0.76%) PowerBuilder
14 9 (0.68%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 223 (16.95%) Finance
2 96 (7.29%) Banking
3 89 (6.76%) Retail
4 68 (5.17%) Games
5 45 (3.42%) Front Office
6 40 (3.04%) Advertising
7 28 (2.13%) Investment Banking
8 27 (2.05%) Legal
9 23 (1.75%) Music Industry
10 19 (1.44%) Marketing
11 18 (1.37%) Telecoms
12 16 (1.22%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.91%) Law
14 5 (0.38%) Back Office
15 4 (0.30%) Electronics
16 3 (0.23%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.15%) German Language
17 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
18 1 (0.076%) Automotive
18 1 (0.076%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1098 (83.43%) Developer
2 540 (41.03%) C# Developer
3 469 (35.64%) .NET Developer
4 373 (28.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 252 (19.15%) Senior Developer
6 145 (11.02%) Software Developer
7 140 (10.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 113 (8.59%) Senior C# Developer
9 109 (8.28%) Senior .NET Developer
10 106 (8.05%) ASP.NET Developer
11 65 (4.94%) Software Engineer
12 58 (4.41%) Web Developer
13 57 (4.33%) Architect
14 55 (4.18%) Agile .NET Developer
15 47 (3.57%) Agile C# Developer
15 47 (3.57%) Applications Developer
16 45 (3.42%) C# Software Developer
17 42 (3.19%) CRM Developer
18 41 (3.12%) C# Web Developer
19 38 (2.89%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1206 (91.64%) .NET
2 837 (63.60%) ASP.NET
3 800 (60.79%) WPF
4 700 (53.19%) WCF
5 590 (44.83%) HTML
6 498 (37.84%) CSS
7 378 (28.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 371 (28.19%) .NET Framework
9 339 (25.76%) HTML5
10 300 (22.80%) XML
11 298 (22.64%) Web Services
12 283 (21.50%) Ajax
13 267 (20.29%) LINQ
14 239 (18.16%) jQuery
15 234 (17.78%) NHibernate
16 217 (16.49%) WinForms
17 171 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 150 (11.40%) Razor View Engine
19 117 (8.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 117 (8.89%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 85 (6.46%) Computer Science
2 68 (5.17%) N-Tier
3 55 (4.18%) Open Source
4 39 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (2.51%) Client/Server
6 30 (2.28%) Mobile App
7 25 (1.90%) Blackberry
8 24 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (1.75%) DTV
10 22 (1.67%) GIS
11 21 (1.60%) Inversion of Control
12 17 (1.29%) iPhone
13 11 (0.84%) Management Information System
14 9 (0.68%) Fixed Income
14 9 (0.68%) RIA
15 8 (0.61%) Mathematics
16 7 (0.53%) Xbox
16 7 (0.53%) Derivative
16 7 (0.53%) Physics
17 6 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 429 (32.60%) Windows
2 118 (8.97%) Android
3 51 (3.88%) Apple iOS
4 37 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (2.58%) Linux
6 31 (2.36%) Windows Phone
7 28 (2.13%) Windows 8
8 18 (1.37%) Windows Phone 8
9 11 (0.84%) UNIX
10 10 (0.76%) Solaris
10 10 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
11 8 (0.61%) Windows Phone 7
12 7 (0.53%) BlackBerry OS
12 7 (0.53%) CentOS
13 5 (0.38%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.23%) Windows CE
14 3 (0.23%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (38.15%) MVC
2 382 (29.03%) TDD
3 360 (27.36%) Scrum
4 249 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 219 (16.64%) Web Application Development
6 191 (14.51%) Software Engineering
7 188 (14.29%) OO
8 135 (10.26%) MVVM
9 120 (9.12%) CRM
10 118 (8.97%) Kanban
11 106 (8.05%) BDD
12 98 (7.45%) Unit Testing
13 92 (6.99%) E-Commerce
14 84 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
14 84 (6.38%) OOP
15 81 (6.16%) Web Development
16 77 (5.85%) Multithreading
17 70 (5.32%) Android Development
18 61 (4.64%) SOA
18 61 (4.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1213 (92.17%) C#
2 595 (45.21%) JavaScript
3 481 (36.55%) SQL
4 246 (18.69%) T-SQL
5 188 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 131 (9.95%) Java
7 99 (7.52%) VB
8 93 (7.07%) XAML
9 64 (4.86%) C++
10 45 (3.42%) PowerShell
11 33 (2.51%) Objective-C
11 33 (2.51%) VB6
12 27 (2.05%) XPath
12 27 (2.05%) PHP
13 21 (1.60%) Ruby
13 21 (1.60%) C
14 18 (1.37%) ActionScript
15 17 (1.29%) ActionScript 3.0
16 14 (1.06%) Perl
17 9 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 192 (14.59%) Degree
2 181 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 100 (7.60%) MCSD
4 98 (7.45%) MCP
5 96 (7.29%) MCTS
6 89 (6.76%) MCAD
7 42 (3.19%) Security Cleared
8 26 (1.98%) SC Cleared
9 13 (0.99%) MCITP
10 12 (0.91%) MCSE
11 9 (0.68%) PhD
12 5 (0.38%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.30%) ISEB
14 1 (0.076%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.076%) MBCS
14 1 (0.076%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.51%) QA
2 16 (1.22%) SLA
3 8 (0.61%) WAI
3 8 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.076%) TickIT
4 1 (0.076%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.076%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (1.22%) Puppet
3 12 (0.91%) MOM
4 7 (0.53%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.15%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 570 (43.31%) Microsoft
2 82 (6.23%) Oracle
3 30 (2.28%) Adobe
4 22 (1.67%) VMware
5 17 (1.29%) Appcelerator
5 17 (1.29%) Sencha
6 11 (0.84%) ESRI
7 10 (0.76%) Apple
8 8 (0.61%) Telerik
8 8 (0.61%) Google
9 7 (0.53%) DevExpress
10 6 (0.46%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.30%) Business Objects
11 4 (0.30%) Trapeze
12 3 (0.23%) Sage
12 3 (0.23%) Zend
12 3 (0.23%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.15%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.15%) Infragistics
14 1 (0.076%) Xamarin
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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