The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 85 57 73
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 11 37 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.09% 3.38% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.77% 7.10% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 36 5
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
397 521 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.23% 47.58% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 341 446 302
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Kent

Silverlight
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Stansted - 8 £50,000 -
Silverlight
South East

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 43 (95.56%) C#
2 42 (93.33%) .NET
3 41 (91.11%) WPF
4 40 (88.89%) SQL Server
5 39 (86.67%) IIS
5 39 (86.67%) WCF
6 38 (84.44%) ASP.NET
7 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
8 29 (64.44%) Windows
9 28 (62.22%) MSMQ
10 17 (37.78%) Degree
11 15 (33.33%) Computer Science
11 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (33.33%) TDD
11 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
11 15 (33.33%) SQL
11 15 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (8.89%) MVC
12 4 (8.89%) OO
12 4 (8.89%) CSS
13 3 (6.67%) HTML
13 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
13 3 (6.67%) jQuery
13 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
13 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
13 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
13 3 (6.67%) WinForms
13 3 (6.67%) CSS3
13 3 (6.67%) HTML5
14 2 (4.44%) REST

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 39 (86.67%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) DNN
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) nopCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 15 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (93.33%) Developer
2 25 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 23 (51.11%) Senior Developer
4 22 (48.89%) C# Developer
5 19 (42.22%) Senior C# Developer
6 14 (31.11%) Software Developer
7 13 (28.89%) Senior Software Developer
7 13 (28.89%) C# Software Developer
7 13 (28.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (17.78%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (17.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (17.78%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
10 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
11 2 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
12 1 (2.22%) Web Developer
12 1 (2.22%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (93.33%) .NET
2 41 (91.11%) WPF
3 39 (86.67%) WCF
4 38 (84.44%) ASP.NET
5 28 (62.22%) MSMQ
6 4 (8.89%) CSS
7 3 (6.67%) HTML
7 3 (6.67%) jQuery
7 3 (6.67%) WinForms
7 3 (6.67%) CSS3
7 3 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (4.44%) REST
8 2 (4.44%) Ext JS
8 2 (4.44%) SOAP
8 2 (4.44%) Web Services
8 2 (4.44%) XML
9 1 (2.22%) XSL
9 1 (2.22%) XSLT
9 1 (2.22%) DHTML
9 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (8.89%) MVC
2 4 (8.89%) OO
3 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
3 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.22%) UML
4 1 (2.22%) SEO
4 1 (2.22%) Unified Process
4 1 (2.22%) SOA
4 1 (2.22%) RUP
4 1 (2.22%) Data Architecture
4 1 (2.22%) System Testing
4 1 (2.22%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (2.22%) Content Management
4 1 (2.22%) Business Development
4 1 (2.22%) AOP
4 1 (2.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (2.22%) Complex Event Processing
Programming Languages
1 43 (95.56%) C#
2 15 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
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