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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 449 354 236
Rank change year-on-year
-95 -118
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 478 706 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.73% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.31% 1.77% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 428 577 1124
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
36466 39869 44266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.08% 41.23% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31627 33575 39670
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 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -84 173 £52,500 +5.00% 25
Yorkshire +24 91 £35,000 - 7
East of England -32 72 £60,000 +23.07% 5
South East -76 37 £37,500 - 10
North West -40 31 £46,250 +23.33% 6
South West +4 29 £35,000 +7.69% 9
East Midlands -39 24 £47,500 +18.75% 4
West Midlands -25 21 £35,000 -14.63% 3
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 971 (91.86%) .NET
2 959 (90.73%) C#
3 720 (68.12%) ASP.NET
4 706 (66.79%) SQL Server
5 644 (60.93%) WPF
6 575 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
7 560 (52.98%) HTML
8 559 (52.89%) JavaScript
9 554 (52.41%) WCF
10 540 (51.09%) MVC
11 438 (41.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 428 (40.49%) CSS
13 417 (39.45%) Microsoft
14 410 (38.79%) Scrum
15 381 (36.05%) SQL
16 350 (33.11%) TDD
17 323 (30.56%) Windows
18 309 (29.23%) HTML5
19 304 (28.76%) Ajax
20 250 (23.65%) .NET Framework
21 238 (22.52%) LINQ
21 238 (22.52%) XML
22 232 (21.95%) jQuery
23 218 (20.62%) WinForms
24 217 (20.53%) Web Services
25 213 (20.15%) T-SQL
26 206 (19.49%) NUnit
27 205 (19.39%) Visual Studio
28 200 (18.92%) SharePoint
29 192 (18.16%) VB.NET

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 200 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 56 (5.30%) IIS
3 45 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
4 44 (4.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 40 (3.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 33 (3.12%) SharePoint Server
7 15 (1.42%) CMS
8 12 (1.14%) SharePoint Foundation
9 9 (0.85%) Node.js
10 8 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.66%) Apache
12 6 (0.57%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.47%) ColdFusion
14 4 (0.38%) Confluence
14 4 (0.38%) Drupal
15 3 (0.28%) Adobe CQ
16 2 (0.19%) DNN
16 2 (0.19%) Lync
17 1 (0.095%) WorkSite
17 1 (0.095%) MQSeries
Applications
1 130 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 48 (4.54%) MS Office
3 20 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.66%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.19%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 43 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.66%) Line 500
3 4 (0.38%) Magento
3 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.28%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.04%) SaaS
3 7 (0.66%) Office 365
4 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.88%) Internet
2 15 (1.42%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.66%) DNS
3 7 (0.66%) VoIP
4 6 (0.57%) HTTP
4 6 (0.57%) Intranet
5 5 (0.47%) Firewall
6 4 (0.38%) RTP
6 4 (0.38%) SMTP
6 4 (0.38%) DHCP
7 3 (0.28%) DMZ
7 3 (0.28%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (0.19%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.19%) Extranet
8 2 (0.19%) OSPF
8 2 (0.19%) BGP
9 1 (0.095%) VPN
9 1 (0.095%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.095%) FTP
9 1 (0.095%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 706 (66.79%) SQL Server
2 181 (17.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 101 (9.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 82 (7.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 49 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (4.26%) Oracle Database
7 44 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 43 (4.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 43 (4.07%) Oracle Database 10g
9 25 (2.37%) Oracle9i Database
10 19 (1.80%) MySQL
11 17 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
13 12 (1.14%) Relational Database
14 9 (0.85%) NoSQL
15 8 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
16 7 (0.66%) Big Data
17 6 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 4 (0.38%) Neo4j
18 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 206 (19.49%) NUnit
2 205 (19.39%) Visual Studio
3 191 (18.07%) Subversion
4 173 (16.37%) Rhino Mocks
5 137 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 77 (7.28%) Moq
7 51 (4.82%) TeamCity
8 30 (2.84%) Git (software)
9 29 (2.74%) JIRA
10 28 (2.65%) Selenium
11 26 (2.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 26 (2.46%) Visual Studio Team System
12 24 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 24 (2.27%) Ant
13 21 (1.99%) MSBuild
14 16 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
15 11 (1.04%) Jenkins
16 7 (0.66%) LLBLGen Pro
16 7 (0.66%) NetAdvantage
17 6 (0.57%) MSTest
General
1 139 (13.15%) Finance
2 104 (9.84%) Retail
3 65 (6.15%) Games
4 57 (5.39%) Banking
5 53 (5.01%) Advertising
6 30 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.27%) Music Industry
8 19 (1.80%) Investment Banking
8 19 (1.80%) Front Office
9 15 (1.42%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.32%) Publishing
11 12 (1.14%) Multimedia
11 12 (1.14%) Back Office
12 8 (0.76%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.66%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.28%) Electronics
14 3 (0.28%) Law
14 3 (0.28%) Legal
15 2 (0.19%) Marketing
15 2 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 825 (78.05%) Developer
2 412 (38.98%) C# Developer
3 391 (36.99%) .NET Developer
4 286 (27.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 178 (16.84%) Senior Developer
6 146 (13.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 128 (12.11%) Software Developer
8 103 (9.74%) Senior C# Developer
9 99 (9.37%) ASP.NET Developer
10 77 (7.28%) Software Engineer
11 73 (6.91%) Applications Developer
12 72 (6.81%) Senior .NET Developer
13 63 (5.96%) Web Developer
14 60 (5.68%) Agile C# Developer
15 58 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
16 55 (5.20%) Architect
17 48 (4.54%) Agile .NET Developer
18 46 (4.35%) Programmer
19 44 (4.16%) C# Web Developer
20 41 (3.88%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 971 (91.86%) .NET
2 720 (68.12%) ASP.NET
3 644 (60.93%) WPF
4 560 (52.98%) HTML
5 554 (52.41%) WCF
6 438 (41.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 428 (40.49%) CSS
8 309 (29.23%) HTML5
9 304 (28.76%) Ajax
10 250 (23.65%) .NET Framework
11 238 (22.52%) LINQ
11 238 (22.52%) XML
12 232 (21.95%) jQuery
13 218 (20.62%) WinForms
14 217 (20.53%) Web Services
15 183 (17.31%) NHibernate
16 111 (10.50%) Castle Windsor
17 98 (9.27%) MonoRail
18 87 (8.23%) AngularJS
19 84 (7.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 71 (6.72%) N-Tier
2 45 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 37 (3.50%) Client/Server
4 36 (3.41%) User Experience
4 36 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (3.12%) Mobile App
6 28 (2.65%) Blackberry
7 25 (2.37%) DTV
7 25 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 16 (1.51%) Inversion of Control
10 15 (1.42%) iPhone
11 14 (1.32%) Fixed Income
12 13 (1.23%) Kindle
13 11 (1.04%) Management Information System
14 10 (0.95%) Hedge funds
14 10 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
15 9 (0.85%) MPEG
16 8 (0.76%) Mathematics
16 8 (0.76%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 323 (30.56%) Windows
2 122 (11.54%) Android
3 39 (3.69%) Linux
4 32 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 26 (2.46%) Windows 8
6 13 (1.23%) Windows Phone
7 12 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.14%) UNIX
8 5 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
9 4 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.38%) Solaris
9 4 (0.38%) BlackBerry OS
10 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.19%) CentOS
11 2 (0.19%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (51.09%) MVC
3 410 (38.79%) Scrum
4 350 (33.11%) TDD
5 185 (17.50%) Web Application Development
6 158 (14.95%) Software Engineering
7 146 (13.81%) OO
8 92 (8.70%) Android Development
9 87 (8.23%) E-Commerce
10 83 (7.85%) Web Development
11 78 (7.38%) Multithreading
12 75 (7.10%) OOD
13 74 (7.00%) Unit Testing
14 71 (6.72%) Kanban
14 71 (6.72%) SOA
15 69 (6.53%) Mentoring
16 67 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
17 66 (6.24%) Continuous Integration
18 65 (6.15%) BDD
18 65 (6.15%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 959 (90.73%) C#
2 559 (52.89%) JavaScript
3 381 (36.05%) SQL
4 213 (20.15%) T-SQL
5 192 (18.16%) VB.NET
6 108 (10.22%) VB
7 87 (8.23%) Java
8 70 (6.62%) XAML
9 55 (5.20%) C++
10 43 (4.07%) Objective-C
11 35 (3.31%) XPath
12 34 (3.22%) VB6
13 29 (2.74%) C
14 25 (2.37%) PL/SQL
15 24 (2.27%) PHP
15 24 (2.27%) ActionScript
15 24 (2.27%) ActionScript 3.0
16 12 (1.14%) Shell Script
17 11 (1.04%) Python
18 7 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 129 (12.20%) Degree
2 73 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (3.69%) Security Cleared
4 25 (2.37%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.32%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.76%) MCSD
7 7 (0.66%) MCP
7 7 (0.66%) PhD
8 5 (0.47%) MCDBA
8 5 (0.47%) MCITP
9 4 (0.38%) MCSE
10 3 (0.28%) ISEB
10 3 (0.28%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.19%) MCTS
12 1 (0.095%) CCA
12 1 (0.095%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.88%) QA
2 21 (1.99%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.38%) SLA
3 4 (0.38%) COBIT
4 3 (0.28%) WAI
5 1 (0.095%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.095%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (1.70%) MOM
2 3 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.095%) Puppet
4 1 (0.095%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.095%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 417 (39.45%) Microsoft
2 98 (9.27%) Oracle
3 28 (2.65%) Sencha
4 24 (2.27%) Appcelerator
5 17 (1.61%) VMware
6 15 (1.42%) DevExpress
7 14 (1.32%) Sage
8 8 (0.76%) Hitachi
9 7 (0.66%) Infragistics
9 7 (0.66%) AccuRev
10 6 (0.57%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.38%) QNX
11 4 (0.38%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.38%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.28%) Remedy
12 3 (0.28%) Telerik
13 2 (0.19%) Capita
13 2 (0.19%) Google
13 2 (0.19%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.19%) IBM
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Salary: 20,000 - 25,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Package and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Unspecified Negiotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package inc. pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year + excellent benefits
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