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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 444 353 245
Rank change year-on-year
-91 -108
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 492 721 1157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.73% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 1.77% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 431 574 1042
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
37223 40677 42029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.42% 40.92% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 32029 34087 37340
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
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 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 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 3 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 -63 215 £55,000 - 29
Yorkshire +25 78 £33,500 -4.28% 5
East of England -33 58 £55,000 +22.22% 5
South East -75 41 £37,500 -6.25% 11
North West -31 39 £45,000 +28.57% 7
East Midlands -32 22 £46,250 +20.12% 3
West Midlands -48 20 £40,000 -5.88% 4
South West -24 17 £37,500 -4.45% 5
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 965 (91.56%) .NET
2 956 (90.70%) C#
3 758 (71.92%) ASP.NET
4 701 (66.51%) SQL Server
5 650 (61.67%) WPF
6 579 (54.93%) HTML
7 567 (53.80%) Agile Software Development
8 556 (52.75%) JavaScript
9 545 (51.71%) MVC
10 543 (51.52%) WCF
11 454 (43.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 426 (40.42%) Microsoft
13 415 (39.37%) CSS
14 413 (39.18%) SQL
15 389 (36.91%) Scrum
16 363 (34.44%) TDD
17 321 (30.46%) Ajax
18 318 (30.17%) HTML5
19 309 (29.32%) Windows
20 242 (22.96%) .NET Framework
21 236 (22.39%) LINQ
22 233 (22.11%) XML
23 225 (21.35%) jQuery
24 220 (20.87%) WinForms
25 213 (20.21%) T-SQL
26 211 (20.02%) SharePoint
27 210 (19.92%) Web Services
28 209 (19.83%) NUnit
29 201 (19.07%) VB.NET
30 196 (18.60%) Visual Studio

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 211 (20.02%) SharePoint
2 52 (4.93%) IIS
3 44 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
4 40 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 39 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 35 (3.32%) SharePoint Server
7 15 (1.42%) CMS
8 13 (1.23%) SharePoint Foundation
9 9 (0.85%) Drupal
9 9 (0.85%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.57%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.57%) Node.js
11 4 (0.38%) Confluence
12 3 (0.28%) WorkSite
12 3 (0.28%) Apache
13 2 (0.19%) DNN
14 1 (0.095%) Exchange Server 2007
14 1 (0.095%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.095%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.095%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 149 (14.14%) MS Excel
2 58 (5.50%) MS Office
3 31 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.14%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.47%) Mingle
6 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 47 (4.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.66%) Line 500
3 6 (0.57%) Sage 200
3 6 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.38%) Magento
5 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.14%) SaaS
3 10 (0.95%) Office 365
4 4 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.095%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.55%) Internet
2 16 (1.52%) DNS
3 14 (1.33%) HTTP
4 12 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.85%) VoIP
6 7 (0.66%) OSPF
6 7 (0.66%) BGP
7 6 (0.57%) RTP
8 5 (0.47%) Broadband
9 4 (0.38%) Intranet
10 3 (0.28%) DMZ
10 3 (0.28%) SMTP
10 3 (0.28%) DHCP
11 2 (0.19%) GPRS
11 2 (0.19%) UMTS
11 2 (0.19%) SWIFTNet
12 1 (0.095%) LDAP
12 1 (0.095%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.095%) VPN
12 1 (0.095%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 701 (66.51%) SQL Server
2 165 (15.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 109 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 86 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 65 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (4.08%) Oracle Database
7 41 (3.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 41 (3.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 37 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 26 (2.47%) Oracle9i Database
10 20 (1.90%) MySQL
11 18 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
12 15 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (1.33%) Relational Database
14 7 (0.66%) NoSQL
14 7 (0.66%) Neo4j
15 6 (0.57%) Big Data
16 5 (0.47%) RavenDB
17 3 (0.28%) MongoDB
17 3 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 209 (19.83%) NUnit
2 196 (18.60%) Visual Studio
3 183 (17.36%) Subversion
4 165 (15.65%) Rhino Mocks
5 147 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 67 (6.36%) Moq
7 53 (5.03%) TeamCity
8 41 (3.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 34 (3.23%) Selenium
10 26 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
11 21 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
12 20 (1.90%) MSBuild
13 18 (1.71%) Git (software)
14 15 (1.42%) JIRA
15 11 (1.04%) Ant
15 11 (1.04%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 8 (0.76%) CruiseControl
17 7 (0.66%) MSI
17 7 (0.66%) NetAdvantage
17 7 (0.66%) Jenkins
General
1 144 (13.66%) Finance
2 84 (7.97%) Retail
3 62 (5.88%) Games
4 52 (4.93%) Banking
5 49 (4.65%) Advertising
6 29 (2.75%) Telecoms
7 27 (2.56%) Publishing
8 25 (2.37%) Music Industry
9 20 (1.90%) Back Office
10 17 (1.61%) Financial Institution
10 17 (1.61%) Investment Banking
11 13 (1.23%) Front Office
11 13 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.95%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.47%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.38%) Law
14 4 (0.38%) Marketing
15 3 (0.28%) Legal
16 2 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 805 (76.38%) Developer
2 413 (39.18%) .NET Developer
3 386 (36.62%) C# Developer
4 259 (24.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 177 (16.79%) Senior Developer
6 137 (13.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 132 (12.52%) Software Developer
8 104 (9.87%) ASP.NET Developer
9 98 (9.30%) Senior C# Developer
10 84 (7.97%) Senior .NET Developer
11 77 (7.31%) Software Engineer
12 61 (5.79%) Web Developer
12 61 (5.79%) Applications Developer
12 61 (5.79%) Agile C# Developer
13 60 (5.69%) C# Software Developer
14 56 (5.31%) Agile .NET Developer
15 55 (5.22%) Architect
16 54 (5.12%) Programmer
17 42 (3.98%) .NET Web Developer
17 42 (3.98%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 965 (91.56%) .NET
2 758 (71.92%) ASP.NET
3 650 (61.67%) WPF
4 579 (54.93%) HTML
5 543 (51.52%) WCF
6 454 (43.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 415 (39.37%) CSS
8 321 (30.46%) Ajax
9 318 (30.17%) HTML5
10 242 (22.96%) .NET Framework
11 236 (22.39%) LINQ
12 233 (22.11%) XML
13 225 (21.35%) jQuery
14 220 (20.87%) WinForms
15 210 (19.92%) Web Services
16 183 (17.36%) NHibernate
17 110 (10.44%) Castle Windsor
18 100 (9.49%) MonoRail
19 94 (8.92%) XSLT
20 78 (7.40%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (5.22%) N-Tier
2 42 (3.98%) Computer Science
3 37 (3.51%) Client/Server
4 34 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (2.75%) User Experience
6 26 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (2.47%) Kindle
7 25 (2.37%) DTV
8 19 (1.80%) Mobile App
9 16 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
10 15 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (1.42%) Blackberry
11 12 (1.14%) Over-the-Top Content
12 11 (1.04%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.04%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.04%) Fixed Income
13 9 (0.85%) iPhone
13 9 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (0.76%) Derivative
14 8 (0.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 309 (29.32%) Windows
2 104 (9.87%) Android
3 44 (4.17%) Linux
4 17 (1.61%) UNIX
5 16 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.14%) Windows 8
6 12 (1.14%) Windows Phone
7 7 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.47%) CentOS
9 4 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.38%) BlackBerry OS
9 4 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.28%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.095%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.095%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.095%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (53.80%) Agile Software Development
2 545 (51.71%) MVC
3 389 (36.91%) Scrum
4 363 (34.44%) TDD
5 186 (17.65%) Web Application Development
6 175 (16.60%) Software Engineering
7 141 (13.38%) OO
8 83 (7.87%) Unit Testing
9 82 (7.78%) Web Development
10 75 (7.12%) OOD
11 73 (6.93%) E-Commerce
12 72 (6.83%) Android Development
13 71 (6.74%) MVVM
14 70 (6.64%) Multithreading
14 70 (6.64%) CRM
15 65 (6.17%) BDD
16 63 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
17 62 (5.88%) SOA
18 60 (5.69%) Kanban
19 59 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 956 (90.70%) C#
2 556 (52.75%) JavaScript
3 413 (39.18%) SQL
4 213 (20.21%) T-SQL
5 201 (19.07%) VB.NET
6 110 (10.44%) VB
7 69 (6.55%) Java
8 63 (5.98%) XAML
9 62 (5.88%) C++
10 36 (3.42%) Objective-C
11 32 (3.04%) XPath
11 32 (3.04%) C
11 32 (3.04%) PL/SQL
12 30 (2.85%) PHP
13 28 (2.66%) VB6
14 19 (1.80%) Python
15 13 (1.23%) ActionScript
16 11 (1.04%) XQuery
16 11 (1.04%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.04%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 140 (13.28%) Degree
2 69 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (3.32%) VCP4
4 25 (2.37%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.33%) MCSD
6 13 (1.23%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.85%) MCP
8 8 (0.76%) MCDBA
8 8 (0.76%) MCITP
9 6 (0.57%) PhD
9 6 (0.57%) MCSE
10 5 (0.47%) MCTS
11 3 (0.28%) ISEB
11 3 (0.28%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.095%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.095%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.095%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.095%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.31%) QA
2 34 (3.23%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.28%) COBIT
4 1 (0.095%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.095%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.095%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.095%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (1.42%) MOM
2 5 (0.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.095%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.095%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.095%) MIIS
3 1 (0.095%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 426 (40.42%) Microsoft
2 92 (8.73%) Oracle
3 17 (1.61%) Sage
4 15 (1.42%) Sencha
5 14 (1.33%) VMware
6 11 (1.04%) Appcelerator
6 11 (1.04%) DevExpress
6 11 (1.04%) Xamarin
7 8 (0.76%) Hitachi
8 7 (0.66%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 7 (0.66%) Infragistics
8 7 (0.66%) Akamai
9 4 (0.38%) JD Edwards
9 4 (0.38%) Remedy
9 4 (0.38%) QNX
10 3 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.28%) Adobe
11 2 (0.19%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.19%) IBM
11 2 (0.19%) Pegasus
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