The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 159 143 118
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -25
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 27 3 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.73% 0.12% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% 0.31% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £38,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1281 971 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.81% 38.05% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 759 893
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
West Yorkshire

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 29 July 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Leeds

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 50 (100.00%) C#
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (84.00%) WPF
3 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET
4 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
5 21 (42.00%) Degree
6 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (40.00%) MVC
7 19 (38.00%) WCF
8 18 (36.00%) Android
8 18 (36.00%) OO
9 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 15 (30.00%) Android Development
10 14 (28.00%) HTML
10 14 (28.00%) CSS
10 14 (28.00%) WinForms
11 11 (22.00%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (22.00%) Multithreading
12 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 10 (20.00%) OOP
13 9 (18.00%) GIS
13 9 (18.00%) .NET Framework
13 9 (18.00%) MVVM
14 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
15 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
15 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (12.00%) Web Development
16 5 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 3 (6.00%) Electronics
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (90.00%) Developer
2 35 (70.00%) C# Developer
3 29 (58.00%) .NET Developer
4 27 (54.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (18.00%) WPF Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Silverlight Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Software Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) Software Developer
5 9 (18.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Applications Developer
7 6 (12.00%) .NET Applications Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (84.00%) WPF
3 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET
4 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (38.00%) WCF
6 14 (28.00%) CSS
6 14 (28.00%) WinForms
6 14 (28.00%) HTML
7 9 (18.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.00%) Web Services
11 1 (2.00%) COM
11 1 (2.00%) Ajax
11 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (2.00%) REST
11 1 (2.00%) CSLA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (18.00%) GIS
4 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Android
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) MVC
2 18 (36.00%) OO
3 15 (30.00%) Android Development
4 11 (22.00%) Multithreading
5 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (20.00%) OOP
6 9 (18.00%) MVVM
7 6 (12.00%) Web Development
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.00%) UML
10 1 (2.00%) ITIL
10 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.00%) CRM
10 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.00%) ERP
10 1 (2.00%) OOD
10 1 (2.00%) SOA
10 1 (2.00%) Project Management
10 1 (2.00%) Zachman Framework
10 1 (2.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) MBCS
3 1 (2.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
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