The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 51 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 4 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.03% - 3.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.17% - 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
Silverlight
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
184 172 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 47.30% 43.54% 53.99%
Number of salaries quoted 173 146 250
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 11 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) WPF
2 5 (71.43%) User Experience
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) XAML
3 4 (57.14%) Telerik
3 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) VB.NET

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Blend
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Software Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) WPF
3 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) XAML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Telerik
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago