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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 141 158 153
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 36 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.01% 0.70% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.37% 2.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 2
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
1516 1210 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 42.44% 32.37% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 923 826
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 55 (100.00%) C#
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
1 55 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 43 (78.18%) MVC
3 42 (76.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (67.27%) JavaScript
5 34 (61.82%) RESTful
6 32 (58.18%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (54.55%) NUnit
7 30 (54.55%) .NET Framework
7 30 (54.55%) Entity Framework
8 29 (52.73%) MSTest
9 25 (45.45%) WPF
10 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
10 23 (41.82%) E-Commerce
10 23 (41.82%) AngularJS
10 23 (41.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (40.00%) OO
11 22 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
13 18 (32.73%) SQL
13 18 (32.73%) UML
14 14 (25.45%) CSS
15 13 (23.64%) HTML
15 13 (23.64%) Web Services
15 13 (23.64%) Scrum
16 12 (21.82%) Subversion
16 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
16 12 (21.82%) Git (software)

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (54.55%) NUnit
2 29 (52.73%) MSTest
3 12 (21.82%) Subversion
3 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
4 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 11 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 7 (12.73%) Moq
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Developer
2 30 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 25 (45.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 23 (41.82%) .NET Applications Developer
4 23 (41.82%) Software Engineer
4 23 (41.82%) Applications Developer
4 23 (41.82%) Senior Developer
4 23 (41.82%) C# Software Engineer
5 22 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 22 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 18 (32.73%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 17 (30.91%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
7 17 (30.91%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (1.82%) C# Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
1 55 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 42 (76.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 34 (61.82%) RESTful
4 30 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 30 (54.55%) Entity Framework
5 25 (45.45%) WPF
6 23 (41.82%) AngularJS
6 23 (41.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (25.45%) CSS
8 13 (23.64%) Web Services
8 13 (23.64%) HTML
9 11 (20.00%) WCF
9 11 (20.00%) WF
9 11 (20.00%) LINQ
9 11 (20.00%) jQuery
9 11 (20.00%) XML
9 11 (20.00%) XSLT
9 11 (20.00%) WinForms
9 11 (20.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) MVC
2 37 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (58.18%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (41.82%) E-Commerce
4 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
5 22 (40.00%) OO
5 22 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (32.73%) UML
7 13 (23.64%) Scrum
8 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
9 11 (20.00%) SDLC
9 11 (20.00%) MVVM
9 11 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 11 (20.00%) Use Case
9 11 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 11 (20.00%) RUP
9 11 (20.00%) DSDM
10 7 (12.73%) SOA
10 7 (12.73%) TDD
10 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (67.27%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
4 11 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (20.00%) C++
4 11 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (3.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Degree
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