The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 22 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 64 40 53
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.36% 6.34% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 11.86% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 9
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £36,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
254 194 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 46.18% 53.44% 57.97%
Number of salaries quoted 237 170 223
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Leicestershire

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Leicester

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) HTML5
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) WPF
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) UML
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
6 3 (33.33%) XAML
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Blend
6 3 (33.33%) MVVM
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Telerik
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) Degree

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Blend
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
7 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Designer
7 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) HTML5
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) WPF
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) MVVM
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Telerik