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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 539 425 301
Rank change year-on-year
-114 -124
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 349 610 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.56% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 1.46% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 329 554 823
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £63,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
38767 41737 40454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.53% 38.50% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33477 35393 35199
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -41 175 £51,500 -6.36% 26
East of England -33 43 £47,500 +5.55%
Yorkshire -15 42 £50,000 +25.00% 5
North West -12 30 £52,500 +50.00% 4
South East -63 22 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Midlands -43 17 £40,000 -15.78% 1
South West -33 13 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East Midlands -33 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North East - 2 £37,500 -
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 673 (92.70%) .NET
2 666 (91.74%) C#
3 526 (72.45%) ASP.NET
4 486 (66.94%) SQL Server
5 452 (62.26%) WCF
6 440 (60.61%) MVC
6 440 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
7 436 (60.06%) WPF
8 425 (58.54%) HTML
9 416 (57.30%) JavaScript
10 354 (48.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 331 (45.59%) CSS
12 326 (44.90%) SQL
13 303 (41.74%) TDD
14 287 (39.53%) Microsoft
15 281 (38.71%) Scrum
16 255 (35.12%) NUnit
17 240 (33.06%) Ajax
18 238 (32.78%) HTML5
19 236 (32.51%) LINQ
20 231 (31.82%) XML
21 207 (28.51%) NHibernate
22 190 (26.17%) Web Application Development
23 182 (25.07%) .NET Framework
24 176 (24.24%) Windows
25 170 (23.42%) Rhino Mocks
26 166 (22.87%) jQuery
27 163 (22.45%) Subversion
28 157 (21.63%) Web Services
29 155 (21.35%) T-SQL

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 154 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 51 (7.02%) IIS
3 34 (4.68%) BizTalk Server
3 34 (4.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (1.93%) Apache
4 14 (1.93%) Tomcat
4 14 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (1.24%) Drupal
5 9 (1.24%) Umbraco
5 9 (1.24%) Orchard CMS
6 8 (1.10%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.10%) JBoss
7 5 (0.69%) CMS
8 4 (0.55%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.41%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.28%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.28%) Node.js
10 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 131 (18.04%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 29 (3.99%) MS Office
4 13 (1.79%) MS Project
5 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.28%) SPSS
6 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 37 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.14%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.14%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.83%) SaaS
3 5 (0.69%) Office 365
3 5 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.55%) GitHub
5 1 (0.14%) Yammer
5 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.06%) Internet
2 21 (2.89%) DNS
3 13 (1.79%) HTTP
4 6 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.69%) Firewall
6 4 (0.55%) Multicast
6 4 (0.55%) Broadband
7 3 (0.41%) Intranet
7 3 (0.41%) OSPF
7 3 (0.41%) BGP
8 2 (0.28%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.28%) LAN
8 2 (0.28%) WAN
8 2 (0.28%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.28%) SSL
9 1 (0.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 486 (66.94%) SQL Server
2 67 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (3.86%) MySQL
6 21 (2.89%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.93%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.65%) MongoDB
9 12 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.10%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (0.55%) Big Data
15 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.28%) Firebird
15 2 (0.28%) Oracle OLAP
15 2 (0.28%) DTS
Development Applications
1 255 (35.12%) NUnit
2 170 (23.42%) Rhino Mocks
3 163 (22.45%) Subversion
4 139 (19.15%) Visual Studio
5 110 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 80 (11.02%) Moq
7 57 (7.85%) MSTest
8 49 (6.75%) TeamCity
9 43 (5.92%) Selenium
10 34 (4.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 24 (3.31%) Git (software)
12 11 (1.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 11 (1.52%) Mercurial
13 8 (1.10%) CruiseControl
14 4 (0.55%) Maven
14 4 (0.55%) Ant
14 4 (0.55%) JUnit
14 4 (0.55%) MSI
14 4 (0.55%) FitNesse
14 4 (0.55%) Cucumber
General
1 132 (18.18%) Finance
2 61 (8.40%) Games
3 48 (6.61%) Banking
4 33 (4.55%) Retail
5 26 (3.58%) Music Industry
6 23 (3.17%) Publishing
7 21 (2.89%) Back Office
8 17 (2.34%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.65%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.52%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.96%) Legal
11 7 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.96%) Advertising
12 5 (0.69%) Front Office
13 4 (0.55%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.28%) Law
14 2 (0.28%) Marketing
15 1 (0.14%) Electronics
15 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 591 (81.40%) Developer
2 340 (46.83%) C# Developer
3 324 (44.63%) .NET Developer
4 215 (29.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 122 (16.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 114 (15.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 112 (15.43%) Senior Developer
8 83 (11.43%) Software Engineer
9 76 (10.47%) Senior .NET Developer
10 71 (9.78%) Senior C# Developer
11 66 (9.09%) Software Developer
12 64 (8.82%) C# Software Engineer
13 57 (7.85%) .NET Software Engineer
14 49 (6.75%) Web Developer
15 41 (5.65%) C# Web Developer
16 39 (5.37%) .NET Web Developer
17 36 (4.96%) Applications Developer
18 31 (4.27%) Agile .NET Developer
19 30 (4.13%) .NET Applications Developer
20 29 (3.99%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 673 (92.70%) .NET
2 526 (72.45%) ASP.NET
3 452 (62.26%) WCF
4 436 (60.06%) WPF
5 425 (58.54%) HTML
6 354 (48.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 331 (45.59%) CSS
8 240 (33.06%) Ajax
9 238 (32.78%) HTML5
10 236 (32.51%) LINQ
11 231 (31.82%) XML
12 207 (28.51%) NHibernate
13 182 (25.07%) .NET Framework
14 166 (22.87%) jQuery
15 157 (21.63%) Web Services
16 135 (18.60%) WinForms
17 106 (14.60%) Castle Windsor
18 105 (14.46%) MonoRail
19 103 (14.19%) Entity Framework
20 91 (12.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.20%) Computer Science
2 43 (5.92%) Mathematics
3 36 (4.96%) N-Tier
4 31 (4.27%) Client/Server
5 27 (3.72%) DTV
6 25 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (2.75%) Fixed Income
7 20 (2.75%) Equities
8 18 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 18 (2.48%) Mobile App
9 17 (2.34%) Kindle
10 16 (2.20%) Credit Risk
10 16 (2.20%) Credit Derivative
10 16 (2.20%) Derivative
10 16 (2.20%) Equity Derivative
11 11 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.38%) Physics
12 10 (1.38%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.96%) User Experience
14 6 (0.83%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 176 (24.24%) Windows
2 23 (3.17%) Android
3 20 (2.75%) Apple iOS
4 19 (2.62%) Linux
5 18 (2.48%) Windows Phone
6 16 (2.20%) Windows Phone 7
7 12 (1.65%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.10%) UNIX
9 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.14%) CentOS
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (60.61%) MVC
1 440 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (41.74%) TDD
3 281 (38.71%) Scrum
4 190 (26.17%) Web Application Development
5 147 (20.25%) Software Engineering
6 114 (15.70%) MVVM
7 110 (15.15%) OO
8 86 (11.85%) SDLC
9 83 (11.43%) Unit Testing
10 76 (10.47%) Web Development
11 74 (10.19%) BDD
12 70 (9.64%) Multithreading
13 68 (9.37%) Continuous Integration
14 66 (9.09%) SOA
15 64 (8.82%) Kanban
16 60 (8.26%) Mobile Development
17 55 (7.58%) Low Latency
18 53 (7.30%) E-Commerce
18 53 (7.30%) UML
Programming Languages
1 666 (91.74%) C#
2 416 (57.30%) JavaScript
3 326 (44.90%) SQL
4 155 (21.35%) T-SQL
5 137 (18.87%) VB.NET
6 73 (10.06%) PL/SQL
6 73 (10.06%) VB
7 54 (7.44%) Java
8 42 (5.79%) C++
9 39 (5.37%) Objective-C
10 28 (3.86%) PowerShell
11 17 (2.34%) XAML
11 17 (2.34%) C
12 16 (2.20%) Python
13 14 (1.93%) PHP
14 9 (1.24%) XQuery
15 6 (0.83%) Perl
15 6 (0.83%) VB6
16 5 (0.69%) Ruby
16 5 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 107 (14.74%) Degree
2 20 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.38%) HND
5 8 (1.10%) MCITP
6 6 (0.83%) MCSD
6 6 (0.83%) PhD
7 5 (0.69%) MCSE
7 5 (0.69%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.55%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.55%) MCDBA
8 4 (0.55%) MCP
9 3 (0.41%) CCNA
9 3 (0.41%) CCSA
9 3 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.14%) ISEB
11 1 (0.14%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.14%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.65%) QA
2 19 (2.62%) Dodd-Frank
3 17 (2.34%) ISO 9001
4 16 (2.20%) EMIR
5 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.55%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.14%) XenApp
4 1 (0.14%) XenServer
4 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (1.52%) MOM
2 4 (0.55%) Puppet
2 4 (0.55%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.28%) Control-M
3 2 (0.28%) MIIS
4 1 (0.14%) WMI
4 1 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.14%) SCCM
4 1 (0.14%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 287 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 66 (9.09%) Oracle
3 16 (2.20%) Apple
4 12 (1.65%) Telerik
5 6 (0.83%) VMware
6 5 (0.69%) Citrix
7 4 (0.55%) CheckPoint
7 4 (0.55%) IBM
7 4 (0.55%) Infragistics
8 3 (0.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (0.41%) Adobe
8 3 (0.41%) Akamai
9 2 (0.28%) SAP
9 2 (0.28%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.28%) Google
10 1 (0.14%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.14%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.14%) ESRI
10 1 (0.14%) Sage
10 1 (0.14%) Splunk
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £84,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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