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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 466 359 248
Rank change year-on-year
-107 -111
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 487 761 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.71% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 1.75% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 420 634 1017
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
38426 43503 41921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.59% 40.77% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33017 36666 36948
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 £62,500
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 31 March 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 31 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
London -55 219 £55,000 - 20
Yorkshire +2 59 £31,500 -21.25% 3
East of England -32 58 £55,000 +29.41% 4
South East -57 56 £42,500 +3.65% 15
North West -7 40 £45,000 +23.28% 7
West Midlands -26 29 £40,000 -8.57% 3
East Midlands -44 18 £47,500 +26.66% 4
South West -37 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 922 (91.83%) .NET
2 910 (90.64%) C#
3 737 (73.41%) ASP.NET
4 686 (68.33%) SQL Server
5 605 (60.26%) WPF
6 570 (56.77%) HTML
7 539 (53.69%) Agile Software Development
8 536 (53.39%) JavaScript
9 529 (52.69%) MVC
10 509 (50.70%) WCF
11 446 (44.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 415 (41.33%) SQL
13 407 (40.54%) Microsoft
14 404 (40.24%) CSS
15 364 (36.25%) Scrum
15 364 (36.25%) TDD
16 312 (31.08%) HTML5
17 311 (30.98%) Ajax
18 283 (28.19%) Windows
19 238 (23.71%) .NET Framework
20 230 (22.91%) LINQ
20 230 (22.91%) XML
21 221 (22.01%) jQuery
22 214 (21.31%) NUnit
23 205 (20.42%) Web Services
24 204 (20.32%) SharePoint
25 203 (20.22%) VB.NET
26 200 (19.92%) T-SQL
27 198 (19.72%) WinForms
28 197 (19.62%) Visual Studio

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 204 (20.32%) SharePoint
2 53 (5.28%) IIS
3 40 (3.98%) BizTalk Server
4 36 (3.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 33 (3.29%) SharePoint Server
6 31 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (1.29%) SharePoint Foundation
7 13 (1.29%) Drupal
8 12 (1.20%) CMS
9 11 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.50%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.30%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.20%) Node.js
12 2 (0.20%) Orchard CMS
12 2 (0.20%) Apache
12 2 (0.20%) Confluence
13 1 (0.100%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.100%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.100%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.100%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 161 (16.04%) MS Excel
2 61 (6.08%) MS Office
3 34 (3.39%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.29%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.80%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 41 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.60%) Line 500
2 6 (0.60%) Sage 200
2 6 (0.60%) Sage CRM
3 5 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.40%) Magento
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.100%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.29%) SaaS
3 12 (1.20%) Office 365
4 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.100%) Yammer
5 1 (0.100%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (5.28%) Internet
2 22 (2.19%) DNS
3 20 (1.99%) HTTP
4 11 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.00%) OSPF
5 10 (1.00%) BGP
6 9 (0.90%) VoIP
7 8 (0.80%) Broadband
8 6 (0.60%) RTP
9 4 (0.40%) Intranet
10 3 (0.30%) DMZ
10 3 (0.30%) SMTP
10 3 (0.30%) DHCP
11 2 (0.20%) GPRS
11 2 (0.20%) UMTS
11 2 (0.20%) SWIFTNet
12 1 (0.100%) LDAP
12 1 (0.100%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.100%) VPN
12 1 (0.100%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 686 (68.33%) SQL Server
2 146 (14.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 100 (9.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 77 (7.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 70 (6.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 30 (2.99%) Oracle Database
7 30 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 30 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
8 22 (2.19%) MySQL
9 19 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
9 19 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
10 14 (1.39%) Relational Database
11 12 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.00%) Neo4j
13 8 (0.80%) RavenDB
14 6 (0.60%) MongoDB
14 6 (0.60%) NoSQL
15 5 (0.50%) Big Data
15 5 (0.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 214 (21.31%) NUnit
2 197 (19.62%) Visual Studio
3 174 (17.33%) Subversion
4 156 (15.54%) Rhino Mocks
5 153 (15.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 70 (6.97%) Moq
7 52 (5.18%) TeamCity
8 50 (4.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 36 (3.59%) Selenium
10 25 (2.49%) Visual Studio Team System
11 20 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
12 19 (1.89%) MSTest
13 17 (1.69%) MSBuild
13 17 (1.69%) Git (software)
14 11 (1.10%) CruiseControl
15 7 (0.70%) MSI
15 7 (0.70%) Jenkins
16 6 (0.60%) AccuRev
16 6 (0.60%) LLBLGen Pro
16 6 (0.60%) NetAdvantage
General
1 138 (13.75%) Finance
2 63 (6.27%) Retail
3 56 (5.58%) Games
4 48 (4.78%) Banking
5 41 (4.08%) Advertising
6 34 (3.39%) Publishing
7 32 (3.19%) Telecoms
8 24 (2.39%) Music Industry
9 21 (2.09%) Back Office
10 16 (1.59%) Financial Institution
11 15 (1.49%) Investment Banking
12 12 (1.20%) Front Office
12 12 (1.20%) Manufacturing
13 10 (1.00%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.40%) Legal
15 3 (0.30%) Law
15 3 (0.30%) Marketing
16 2 (0.20%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 758 (75.50%) Developer
2 407 (40.54%) .NET Developer
3 359 (35.76%) C# Developer
4 236 (23.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 165 (16.43%) Senior Developer
6 128 (12.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 113 (11.25%) Software Developer
8 109 (10.86%) ASP.NET Developer
9 89 (8.86%) Senior C# Developer
10 81 (8.07%) Senior .NET Developer
11 68 (6.77%) Software Engineer
12 62 (6.18%) Web Developer
13 59 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
14 58 (5.78%) Agile C# Developer
15 57 (5.68%) Programmer
16 51 (5.08%) Architect
17 48 (4.78%) Applications Developer
17 48 (4.78%) C# Software Developer
18 45 (4.48%) C# Web Developer
18 45 (4.48%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 922 (91.83%) .NET
2 737 (73.41%) ASP.NET
3 605 (60.26%) WPF
4 570 (56.77%) HTML
5 509 (50.70%) WCF
6 446 (44.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 404 (40.24%) CSS
8 312 (31.08%) HTML5
9 311 (30.98%) Ajax
10 238 (23.71%) .NET Framework
11 230 (22.91%) XML
11 230 (22.91%) LINQ
12 221 (22.01%) jQuery
13 205 (20.42%) Web Services
14 198 (19.72%) WinForms
15 183 (18.23%) NHibernate
16 104 (10.36%) Castle Windsor
17 101 (10.06%) XSLT
18 97 (9.66%) MonoRail
19 77 (7.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (4.18%) N-Tier
1 42 (4.18%) Computer Science
2 37 (3.69%) Client/Server
3 33 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (3.19%) Kindle
5 27 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (2.59%) User Experience
7 24 (2.39%) DTV
8 18 (1.79%) Over-the-Top Content
9 16 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
10 13 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.10%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.00%) Hedge funds
12 10 (1.00%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.00%) IPTV
13 8 (0.80%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.80%) Derivative
13 8 (0.80%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.80%) Blackberry
13 8 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 283 (28.19%) Windows
2 82 (8.17%) Android
3 48 (4.78%) Linux
4 22 (2.19%) UNIX
5 10 (1.00%) Windows Phone
6 8 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.80%) CentOS
7 6 (0.60%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.40%) BlackBerry OS
8 4 (0.40%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.30%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 539 (53.69%) Agile Software Development
2 529 (52.69%) MVC
3 364 (36.25%) Scrum
3 364 (36.25%) TDD
4 178 (17.73%) Web Application Development
5 175 (17.43%) Software Engineering
6 122 (12.15%) OO
7 88 (8.76%) Web Development
8 87 (8.67%) Unit Testing
9 72 (7.17%) MVVM
10 70 (6.97%) BDD
11 67 (6.67%) UML
12 66 (6.57%) CRM
12 66 (6.57%) Multithreading
13 65 (6.47%) SOA
14 64 (6.37%) OOD
15 63 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
16 60 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
16 60 (5.98%) Mobile Development
17 59 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 910 (90.64%) C#
2 536 (53.39%) JavaScript
3 415 (41.33%) SQL
4 203 (20.22%) VB.NET
5 200 (19.92%) T-SQL
6 105 (10.46%) VB
7 63 (6.27%) XAML
8 59 (5.88%) C++
8 59 (5.88%) Java
9 39 (3.88%) PL/SQL
10 35 (3.49%) C
11 34 (3.39%) Objective-C
12 32 (3.19%) PHP
13 26 (2.59%) VB6
14 24 (2.39%) XPath
15 23 (2.29%) Python
16 17 (1.69%) PowerShell
17 15 (1.49%) XQuery
18 11 (1.10%) Perl
19 10 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 142 (14.14%) Degree
2 57 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (1.89%) MCSD
4 16 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.00%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.90%) MCP
6 9 (0.90%) MCDBA
6 9 (0.90%) MCITP
7 8 (0.80%) MCSE
7 8 (0.80%) MCTS
8 7 (0.70%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.40%) HND
10 2 (0.20%) PhD
11 1 (0.100%) ISEB
11 1 (0.100%) CCA
11 1 (0.100%) CISSP
11 1 (0.100%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.100%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.100%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.100%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.37%) QA
2 40 (3.98%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.30%) COBIT
5 1 (0.100%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.100%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.100%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (1.20%) MOM
2 8 (0.80%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.100%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.100%) Control-M
3 1 (0.100%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.100%) MIIS
3 1 (0.100%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 407 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 79 (7.87%) Oracle
3 16 (1.59%) Sage
4 11 (1.10%) Xamarin
5 10 (1.00%) Akamai
5 10 (1.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 8 (0.80%) Hitachi
6 8 (0.80%) VMware
6 8 (0.80%) Sencha
7 7 (0.70%) Infragistics
8 5 (0.50%) Adobe
9 4 (0.40%) QNX
9 4 (0.40%) Appcelerator
9 4 (0.40%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.30%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.30%) Remedy
10 3 (0.30%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.20%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.20%) Apple
West Bromwich, West Midlands
Datacom Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Package and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum £30,000 - £40,000 DOE.
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago