The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 116 153 138
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -15
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 70 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.90% 0.57% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.96% 1.46% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55 18 9
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1175 1231 1137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.89% 39.29% 42.49%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1042 995
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Leeds

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Leeds

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 95 (100.00%) .NET
2 94 (98.95%) C#
3 84 (88.42%) WPF
4 77 (81.05%) ASP.NET
5 72 (75.79%) MVC
5 72 (75.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (55.79%) SQL Server
7 51 (53.68%) JavaScript
8 49 (51.58%) HTML
9 46 (48.42%) CSS
10 41 (43.16%) Android
11 36 (37.89%) Software Engineering
12 34 (35.79%) Android Development
12 34 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (26.32%) .NET Framework
14 17 (17.89%) Degree
15 16 (16.84%) Scrum
15 16 (16.84%) XAML
15 16 (16.84%) Web Services
16 15 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (12.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (12.63%) KnockoutJS
18 11 (11.58%) WinForms
18 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
19 10 (10.53%) WCF
20 9 (9.47%) GIS
20 9 (9.47%) Oracle Database 10g
20 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
20 9 (9.47%) SharePoint
20 9 (9.47%) Oracle9i Database

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (9.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (55.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle9i Database
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.37%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.37%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.05%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.05%) Subversion
3 1 (1.05%) Hudson
3 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (2.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.05%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (68.42%) Developer
2 38 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 31 (32.63%) Software Engineer
4 27 (28.42%) Senior Developer
5 26 (27.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (24.21%) Applications Developer
7 20 (21.05%) .NET Developer
8 16 (16.84%) Software Developer
8 16 (16.84%) Senior Software Engineer
9 15 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 15 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
9 15 (15.79%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 12 (12.63%) .NET Applications Developer
10 12 (12.63%) Senior C# Developer
11 11 (11.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (10.53%) Silverlight Developer
12 10 (10.53%) Senior Applications Developer
12 10 (10.53%) WPF Developer
13 7 (7.37%) C# Software Engineer
13 7 (7.37%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (88.42%) WPF
3 77 (81.05%) ASP.NET
4 72 (75.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 49 (51.58%) HTML
6 46 (48.42%) CSS
7 25 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 16 (16.84%) Web Services
9 12 (12.63%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (12.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (11.58%) WinForms
11 10 (10.53%) WCF
12 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (5.26%) Breeze.js
14 5 (5.26%) Underscore.js
14 5 (5.26%) AngularJS
14 5 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 2 (2.11%) REST
16 1 (1.05%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) GIS
2 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 41 (43.16%) Android
2 8 (8.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (75.79%) MVC
2 36 (37.89%) Software Engineering
3 34 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (35.79%) Android Development
4 16 (16.84%) Scrum
5 15 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.47%) MVVM
7 3 (3.16%) OO
8 2 (2.11%) CRM
8 2 (2.11%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.05%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.05%) OOD
9 1 (1.05%) B2B
9 1 (1.05%) B2C
9 1 (1.05%) UML
9 1 (1.05%) OOP
9 1 (1.05%) Low Latency
9 1 (1.05%) Web Development
9 1 (1.05%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.05%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 94 (98.95%) C#
2 51 (53.68%) JavaScript
3 16 (16.84%) XAML
4 2 (2.11%) Java
4 2 (2.11%) SQL
5 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.05%) Python
5 1 (1.05%) Perl
5 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) Degree
2 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle
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