The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 36 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.30% - 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% - 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 205 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 50.43% 62.88% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 97 195 158
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Suffolk

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Ipswich

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Joomla!
2 3 (60.00%) Symfony
2 3 (60.00%) Zend
2 3 (60.00%) CakePHP
2 3 (60.00%) Drupal
2 3 (60.00%) PHP5
2 3 (60.00%) WordPress
2 3 (60.00%) osCommerce
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) Laravel
2 3 (60.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) C#

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) Joomla!
1 3 (60.00%) Drupal
1 3 (60.00%) WordPress
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) osCommerce
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (20.00%) NCover
1 1 (20.00%) FxCop
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
1 3 (60.00%) Symfony
1 3 (60.00%) CakePHP
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) CSS3
1 3 (60.00%) Laravel
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) WF
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) PHP5
3 2 (40.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Zend
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft