The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 101 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 0 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.073% - 6.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% - 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 45
Average salary £65,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
465 389 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.99% 34.06% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 357 334 286
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Essex region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in Essex

Silverlight
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Basildon - 1 £65,000 -
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 15 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Android
2 12 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 11 (73.33%) Visual Studio
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) .NET
5 8 (53.33%) WPF
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
7 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (33.33%) Change Control
7 5 (33.33%) Android Development
7 5 (33.33%) iOS Development
8 3 (20.00%) WCF
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) MSMQ
9 2 (13.33%) Windows
10 1 (6.67%) OOP
10 1 (6.67%) XAML
10 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
10 1 (6.67%) Web Services
10 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (6.67%) MSTest
10 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (73.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) MSTest
3 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) WPF
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (13.33%) MSMQ
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Android
1 12 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Change Control
2 5 (33.33%) Android Development
2 5 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) XAML
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft