The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 410 279 245
Rank change year-on-year
-131 -34
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 224 432 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.97% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 2.43% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 215 407 517
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16995 17753 20566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.49% 39.95% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14496 15266 18224
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in London

Silverlight
Salary Trend in London

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in London

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in London

Silverlight
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
City of London -7 62 £55,000 -8.33% 8
Canary Wharf +13 1 - -
Bromley -9 1 £42,500 +1.19%
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £50,000 -
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 440 (92.44%) .NET
2 418 (87.82%) C#
3 360 (75.63%) ASP.NET
4 324 (68.07%) SQL Server
5 323 (67.86%) WCF
6 322 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
7 305 (64.08%) WPF
8 247 (51.89%) MVC
9 241 (50.63%) HTML
10 238 (50.00%) JavaScript
11 233 (48.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 219 (46.01%) NHibernate
13 218 (45.80%) TDD
14 212 (44.54%) CSS
15 210 (44.12%) Web Application Development
16 204 (42.86%) Scrum
17 199 (41.81%) Microsoft
18 188 (39.50%) NUnit
19 186 (39.08%) Rhino Mocks
20 182 (38.24%) Subversion
21 178 (37.39%) LINQ
22 173 (36.34%) HTML5
23 169 (35.50%) SQL
24 168 (35.29%) Ajax
25 159 (33.40%) .NET Framework
26 151 (31.72%) Finance
27 126 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
28 120 (25.21%) Razor View Engine
29 113 (23.74%) Windows
30 109 (22.90%) Castle Windsor

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 91 (19.12%) SharePoint
2 56 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 34 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 29 (6.09%) Adobe CQ
5 21 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 21 (4.41%) IIS
6 10 (2.10%) Apache
6 10 (2.10%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.05%) CMS
8 5 (1.05%) SharePoint Foundation
9 4 (0.84%) LiveCycle
9 4 (0.84%) Confluence
10 3 (0.63%) Node.js
11 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.21%) Drupal
11 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 35 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.10%) MS Office
3 5 (1.05%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.42%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.14%) Internet
2 21 (4.41%) Intranet
3 10 (2.10%) Firewall
4 4 (0.84%) HTTP
5 3 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.42%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.42%) Network Security
7 1 (0.21%) DNS
7 1 (0.21%) SMTP
7 1 (0.21%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (68.07%) SQL Server
2 83 (17.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 62 (13.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 17 (3.57%) NoSQL
8 15 (3.15%) RavenDB
9 14 (2.94%) CouchDB
10 11 (2.31%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.26%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 7
14 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.21%) OLAP
14 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.21%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 188 (39.50%) NUnit
2 186 (39.08%) Rhino Mocks
3 182 (38.24%) Subversion
4 76 (15.97%) Moq
5 19 (3.99%) Visual Studio
6 17 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 14 (2.94%) Git (software)
8 10 (2.10%) MSBuild
9 7 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 5 (1.05%) JIRA
11 5 (1.05%) CruiseControl
11 5 (1.05%) NuGet
11 5 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (0.84%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.84%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.63%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.63%) JUnit
13 3 (0.63%) Selenium
14 2 (0.42%) Firebug
General
1 151 (31.72%) Finance
2 78 (16.39%) Banking
3 62 (13.03%) Retail
4 55 (11.55%) Games
5 38 (7.98%) Advertising
6 35 (7.35%) Front Office
7 24 (5.04%) Music Industry
8 22 (4.62%) Investment Banking
9 14 (2.94%) Legal
10 8 (1.68%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 361 (75.84%) Developer
2 190 (39.92%) C# Developer
3 172 (36.13%) .NET Developer
4 113 (23.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (11.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 52 (10.92%) Senior Developer
7 50 (10.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 50 (10.50%) Agile .NET Developer
8 33 (6.93%) Architect
9 29 (6.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 27 (5.67%) Agile C# Developer
11 25 (5.25%) Programmer
12 23 (4.83%) .NET Programmer
13 16 (3.36%) Technical Leader
13 16 (3.36%) Silverlight Developer
14 15 (3.15%) Senior Architect
15 14 (2.94%) SharePoint Architect
16 11 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM Developer
16 11 (2.31%) Solutions Architect
16 11 (2.31%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 440 (92.44%) .NET
2 360 (75.63%) ASP.NET
3 323 (67.86%) WCF
4 305 (64.08%) WPF
5 241 (50.63%) HTML
6 233 (48.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 219 (46.01%) NHibernate
8 212 (44.54%) CSS
9 178 (37.39%) LINQ
10 173 (36.34%) HTML5
11 168 (35.29%) Ajax
12 159 (33.40%) .NET Framework
13 126 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 120 (25.21%) Razor View Engine
15 109 (22.90%) Castle Windsor
16 102 (21.43%) MonoRail
17 76 (15.97%) XML
18 71 (14.92%) WinForms
19 69 (14.50%) Web Services
20 60 (12.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.46%) Client/Server
2 25 (5.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (5.04%) DTV
4 23 (4.83%) Open Source
5 20 (4.20%) N-Tier
6 13 (2.73%) iPhone
6 13 (2.73%) User Experience
6 13 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.52%) Fixed Income
8 11 (2.31%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.68%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.68%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.47%) Derivative
11 6 (1.26%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.26%) Blackberry
12 5 (1.05%) Streaming Video
12 5 (1.05%) Equities
12 5 (1.05%) Xbox
13 3 (0.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 113 (23.74%) Windows
2 37 (7.77%) Android
3 15 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (2.73%) Linux
5 10 (2.10%) UNIX
5 10 (2.10%) Solaris
6 8 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.47%) Windows Phone
8 6 (1.26%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.05%) BlackBerry OS
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (51.89%) MVC
3 218 (45.80%) TDD
4 210 (44.12%) Web Application Development
5 204 (42.86%) Scrum
6 94 (19.75%) Kanban
7 90 (18.91%) BDD
8 57 (11.97%) E-Commerce
9 56 (11.76%) OO
9 56 (11.76%) MVVM
10 44 (9.24%) Unit Testing
11 37 (7.77%) Release Management
12 35 (7.35%) Domain-Driven Design
13 32 (6.72%) CRM
13 32 (6.72%) Mentoring
14 27 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (4.83%) SOA
16 21 (4.41%) Technical Architecture
17 18 (3.78%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 418 (87.82%) C#
2 238 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 169 (35.50%) SQL
4 107 (22.48%) T-SQL
5 87 (18.28%) VB.NET
6 75 (15.76%) Java
7 59 (12.39%) VB
8 25 (5.25%) XAML
9 18 (3.78%) C++
10 12 (2.52%) Objective-C
11 10 (2.10%) Ruby
11 10 (2.10%) C
12 5 (1.05%) F#
13 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.42%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.21%) Uniface
15 1 (0.21%) VB6
15 1 (0.21%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 101 (21.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (15.55%) MCTS
2 74 (15.55%) MCP
2 74 (15.55%) MCAD
2 74 (15.55%) MCSD
3 9 (1.89%) Degree
4 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.42%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) PhD
5 1 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.52%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 199 (41.81%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.25%) Adobe
3 15 (3.15%) Oracle
4 7 (1.47%) DevExpress
5 5 (1.05%) Apple
5 5 (1.05%) Google
6 4 (0.84%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.21%) Telerik
7 1 (0.21%) Sencha
7 1 (0.21%) Tableau
7 1 (0.21%) Appcelerator
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