The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 83 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +8
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 4 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 3.82% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 8.41% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 13
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £44,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
425 309 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 44.22% 45.37% 51.80%
Number of salaries quoted 398 271 358
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 £45,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
East Midlands

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -23 2 £36,750 -8.12%
Silverlight
East Midlands

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
3 12 (85.71%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (57.14%) HTML5
4 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 8 (57.14%) MVC
5 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) SQL
7 5 (35.71%) WPF
8 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 4 (28.57%) WCF
8 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (28.57%) XAML
8 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) Telerik
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle
9 3 (21.43%) IIS
9 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET
9 3 (21.43%) UML
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Blend
9 3 (21.43%) MVVM
9 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
10 2 (14.29%) REST

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (21.43%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) C# Developer
3 9 (64.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (28.57%) Agile C# Developer
5 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
6 3 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (7.14%) CRM Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
3 12 (85.71%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (57.14%) HTML5
4 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) WPF
6 4 (28.57%) WCF
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET
8 2 (14.29%) REST
8 2 (14.29%) XML
9 1 (7.14%) XSD
9 1 (7.14%) XSLT
9 1 (7.14%) WinForms
9 1 (7.14%) SOAP
9 1 (7.14%) Web Services
9 1 (7.14%) .NET Remoting
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) MVVM
3 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) XAML
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Telerik
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle