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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 67 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 7 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.19% 3.15% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 6.64% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 5
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
301 211 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 51.10% 47.42% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 274 188 174
Average salary £41,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
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 23 April 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
3 24 (85.71%) Oracle
3 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 24 (85.71%) WPF
4 23 (82.14%) .NET Framework
5 18 (64.29%) C#
5 18 (64.29%) HTML
5 18 (64.29%) HTML5
6 17 (60.71%) Oracle Database
6 17 (60.71%) Degree
7 15 (53.57%) UML
8 14 (50.00%) WCF
9 10 (35.71%) CSS
9 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
9 10 (35.71%) jQuery
10 8 (28.57%) Moq
10 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (28.57%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 6 (21.43%) MVC
11 6 (21.43%) XAML
11 6 (21.43%) Telerik
11 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
11 6 (21.43%) ADO.NET
11 6 (21.43%) SQL
11 6 (21.43%) IIS
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Blend

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 8 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (21.43%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 8 (28.57%) Moq
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Blend
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Architect
2 15 (53.57%) Technical Architect
3 12 (42.86%) Developer
4 8 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Software Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Designer
6 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 24 (85.71%) WPF
3 23 (82.14%) .NET Framework
4 18 (64.29%) HTML5
4 18 (64.29%) HTML
5 14 (50.00%) WCF
6 10 (35.71%) jQuery
6 10 (35.71%) CSS
7 8 (28.57%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 6 (21.43%) ADO.NET
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) UML
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) MVC
3 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
3 6 (21.43%) MVVM
4 1 (3.57%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 24 (85.71%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) Telerik
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