The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 65 82 65
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 6 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.87% 0.36% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.29% 0.86% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,700 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £40,100 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Silverlight
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
262 350 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 37.97% 41.67% 47.02%
Number of salaries quoted 223 318 296
Average salary £37,500 £37,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 September 2015. 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 +10 6 £39,000 +6.12%
Silverlight
East Midlands

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (14.29%) Sage
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Sage 200
1 1 (14.29%) Sage CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Blend
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Silverlight Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Sage
2 1 (14.29%) VMware