The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 78 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.40% 1.05% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 2.00% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
400 449 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 53.12% 52.39% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 361 395 297
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Surrey

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Guildford

Silverlight
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Compact Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Compact Framework
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle