The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 410 293 235
Rank change year-on-year
-117 -58
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 628 927 1287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.91% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 2.28% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 571 833 1168
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42744 40582 46173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.07% 39.86% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 36639 35450 41074
Average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
UK

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 July 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 July 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 -162 240 £55,000 - 26
East of England -43 94 £45,000 - 14
South East -28 85 £45,000 - 4
Yorkshire -10 64 £40,000 +33.33% 9
West Midlands -11 53 £40,000 +14.28% 5
North West +13 35 £35,000 -4.10% 12
East Midlands -37 32 £45,250 +20.66% 1
South West -48 24 £39,500 +21.53% 7
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1290 (92.54%) C#
2 1274 (91.39%) .NET
3 969 (69.51%) SQL Server
4 890 (63.85%) ASP.NET
5 886 (63.56%) WPF
6 736 (52.80%) WCF
7 627 (44.98%) HTML
8 620 (44.48%) Microsoft
9 607 (43.54%) JavaScript
10 539 (38.67%) SQL
11 506 (36.30%) CSS
12 502 (36.01%) MVC
13 440 (31.56%) Windows
14 404 (28.98%) TDD
15 402 (28.84%) .NET Framework
16 395 (28.34%) ASP.NET MVC
17 367 (26.33%) HTML5
18 350 (25.11%) Scrum
19 325 (23.31%) Web Services
20 304 (21.81%) XML
21 302 (21.66%) Ajax
22 294 (21.09%) LINQ
23 269 (19.30%) T-SQL
23 269 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
24 263 (18.87%) NUnit
25 252 (18.08%) SQL Server 2008
26 247 (17.72%) jQuery
26 247 (17.72%) SharePoint
27 244 (17.50%) MS Excel
27 244 (17.50%) Finance

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 247 (17.72%) SharePoint
2 104 (7.46%) IIS
3 82 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 61 (4.38%) BizTalk Server
5 34 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 28 (2.01%) SharePoint Server
7 26 (1.87%) Adobe CQ
8 24 (1.72%) Apache
9 17 (1.22%) Node.js
10 15 (1.08%) Drupal
11 14 (1.00%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.93%) ArcGIS
13 11 (0.79%) CMS
14 10 (0.72%) Oracle Spatial
15 6 (0.43%) ColdFusion
16 5 (0.36%) SharePoint Foundation
17 4 (0.29%) LiveCycle
17 4 (0.29%) Joomla!
17 4 (0.29%) Lync
18 3 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 244 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.44%) MS Office
3 16 (1.15%) Photoshop
4 14 (1.00%) InfoPath
5 9 (0.65%) Fireworks
5 9 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.57%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.43%) Mingle
8 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.14%) MS Project
9 1 (0.072%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 97 (6.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.57%) Pivotal CRM
4 3 (0.22%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.14%) Line 500
6 1 (0.072%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.072%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.072%) Brady Trinity
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.65%) SaaS
2 9 (0.65%) GitHub
3 3 (0.22%) Office 365
4 2 (0.14%) IaaS
4 2 (0.14%) PaaS
4 2 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.59%) Internet
2 29 (2.08%) Intranet
3 10 (0.72%) Firewall
4 6 (0.43%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.43%) HTTP
4 6 (0.43%) VoIP
4 6 (0.43%) Asterisk PBX
5 5 (0.36%) DHCP
5 5 (0.36%) FTP
5 5 (0.36%) DNS
6 4 (0.29%) LDAP
7 3 (0.22%) GPRS
7 3 (0.22%) UMTS
7 3 (0.22%) Extranet
8 2 (0.14%) Network Security
8 2 (0.14%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.14%) SSL
8 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.072%) LAN
9 1 (0.072%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 969 (69.51%) SQL Server
2 252 (18.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 184 (13.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 135 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 88 (6.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 60 (4.30%) Relational Database
7 52 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 50 (3.59%) Crystal Reports
9 46 (3.30%) NoSQL
10 33 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 32 (2.30%) SQL Server 2000
12 29 (2.08%) RavenDB
13 28 (2.01%) MongoDB
14 22 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
14 22 (1.58%) CouchDB
15 20 (1.43%) MySQL
16 18 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
18 12 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 12 (0.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 263 (18.87%) NUnit
2 237 (17.00%) Visual Studio
3 235 (16.86%) Subversion
4 206 (14.78%) Rhino Mocks
5 148 (10.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 108 (7.75%) Moq
7 55 (3.95%) TeamCity
8 44 (3.16%) MSTest
9 40 (2.87%) Git (software)
10 28 (2.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 21 (1.51%) MSBuild
12 20 (1.43%) Jenkins
13 13 (0.93%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 11 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (0.79%) NuGet
15 10 (0.72%) Selenium
15 10 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
16 8 (0.57%) ReSharper
17 7 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 6 (0.43%) FitNesse
General
1 244 (17.50%) Finance
2 103 (7.39%) Banking
3 71 (5.09%) Games
4 69 (4.95%) Retail
5 52 (3.73%) Front Office
6 32 (2.30%) Advertising
7 29 (2.08%) Investment Banking
8 28 (2.01%) Legal
9 24 (1.72%) Music Industry
10 22 (1.58%) Marketing
11 17 (1.22%) Manufacturing
12 16 (1.15%) Back Office
13 13 (0.93%) Law
14 9 (0.65%) Telecoms
15 7 (0.50%) Publishing
16 3 (0.22%) Electronics
17 1 (0.072%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.072%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1162 (83.36%) Developer
2 572 (41.03%) C# Developer
3 522 (37.45%) .NET Developer
4 404 (28.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 277 (19.87%) Senior Developer
6 152 (10.90%) Software Developer
7 142 (10.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 126 (9.04%) Senior .NET Developer
9 115 (8.25%) ASP.NET Developer
10 113 (8.11%) Senior C# Developer
11 73 (5.24%) Software Engineer
12 62 (4.45%) Agile .NET Developer
13 60 (4.30%) Architect
13 60 (4.30%) Web Developer
14 56 (4.02%) C# Software Developer
15 48 (3.44%) Agile C# Developer
16 43 (3.08%) C# Web Developer
16 43 (3.08%) Junior
17 42 (3.01%) Junior Developer
18 41 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1274 (91.39%) .NET
2 890 (63.85%) ASP.NET
3 886 (63.56%) WPF
4 736 (52.80%) WCF
5 627 (44.98%) HTML
6 506 (36.30%) CSS
7 402 (28.84%) .NET Framework
8 395 (28.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 367 (26.33%) HTML5
10 325 (23.31%) Web Services
11 304 (21.81%) XML
12 302 (21.66%) Ajax
13 294 (21.09%) LINQ
14 247 (17.72%) jQuery
15 239 (17.14%) WinForms
16 238 (17.07%) NHibernate
17 214 (15.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 192 (13.77%) Razor View Engine
19 125 (8.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 120 (8.61%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 94 (6.74%) Computer Science
2 63 (4.52%) Open Source
3 60 (4.30%) N-Tier
4 54 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
5 37 (2.65%) Client/Server
6 25 (1.79%) DTV
7 23 (1.65%) GIS
8 21 (1.51%) Inversion of Control
9 20 (1.43%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (1.22%) RIA
12 16 (1.15%) Xbox
13 15 (1.08%) Blackberry
14 13 (0.93%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.86%) Mathematics
15 12 (0.86%) iPhone
16 10 (0.72%) Physics
17 9 (0.65%) Equities
18 6 (0.43%) Derivative
18 6 (0.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 440 (31.56%) Windows
2 103 (7.39%) Android
3 43 (3.08%) Apple iOS
4 38 (2.73%) Windows Phone
5 34 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (2.30%) Linux
7 19 (1.36%) Windows Phone 8
8 15 (1.08%) Windows 8
9 11 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
10 10 (0.72%) BlackBerry OS
11 9 (0.65%) Windows Phone 7
12 8 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.50%) Solaris
13 7 (0.50%) UNIX
14 6 (0.43%) CentOS
15 4 (0.29%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.22%) Windows CE
16 3 (0.22%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
18 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (36.01%) MVC
2 404 (28.98%) TDD
3 350 (25.11%) Scrum
4 269 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
5 227 (16.28%) Web Application Development
6 209 (14.99%) Software Engineering
6 209 (14.99%) OO
7 157 (11.26%) MVVM
8 122 (8.75%) CRM
9 115 (8.25%) BDD
10 111 (7.96%) Kanban
11 103 (7.39%) Unit Testing
12 91 (6.53%) Web Development
13 88 (6.31%) OOP
14 79 (5.67%) Multithreading
15 76 (5.45%) E-Commerce
16 72 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
17 64 (4.59%) Configuration Management
18 61 (4.38%) Workflow
19 50 (3.59%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1290 (92.54%) C#
2 607 (43.54%) JavaScript
3 539 (38.67%) SQL
4 269 (19.30%) T-SQL
5 195 (13.99%) VB.NET
6 132 (9.47%) Java
7 114 (8.18%) XAML
8 92 (6.60%) VB
9 76 (5.45%) C++
10 47 (3.37%) PowerShell
11 34 (2.44%) PHP
12 31 (2.22%) Objective-C
13 30 (2.15%) C
14 27 (1.94%) XPath
15 24 (1.72%) VB6
16 23 (1.65%) Ruby
17 15 (1.08%) Perl
18 11 (0.79%) Python
18 11 (0.79%) PL/SQL
19 10 (0.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 201 (14.42%) Degree
2 198 (14.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 127 (9.11%) MCSD
4 125 (8.97%) MCP
5 123 (8.82%) MCTS
6 117 (8.39%) MCAD
7 31 (2.22%) Security Cleared
8 17 (1.22%) SC Cleared
9 13 (0.93%) PhD
9 13 (0.93%) MCITP
10 10 (0.72%) MCSE
11 5 (0.36%) ISEB
12 3 (0.22%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.072%) MBCS
13 1 (0.072%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.08%) QA
2 15 (1.08%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.86%) SLA
4 6 (0.43%) WAI
5 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.072%) TickIT
System Software
1 22 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.072%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (1.29%) Puppet
3 12 (0.86%) MOM
4 6 (0.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.14%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.072%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 620 (44.48%) Microsoft
2 86 (6.17%) Oracle
3 35 (2.51%) Adobe
4 27 (1.94%) VMware
5 16 (1.15%) Google
5 16 (1.15%) Apple
6 13 (0.93%) ESRI
7 7 (0.50%) DevExpress
8 6 (0.43%) CheckPoint
9 5 (0.36%) Telerik
10 4 (0.29%) Business Objects
10 4 (0.29%) Trapeze
10 4 (0.29%) Sencha
10 4 (0.29%) Twitter
10 4 (0.29%) Appcelerator
11 3 (0.22%) Facebook
11 3 (0.22%) Intel
11 3 (0.22%) JBoss
11 3 (0.22%) Sage
11 3 (0.22%) Zend
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