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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 411 272 258
Rank change year-on-year
-139 -14
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 230 459 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.49% 1.02% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 2.59% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 221 417 491
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
17809 17716 21116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.05% 39.33% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15240 15211 18763
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -44 54 £51,000 -15.00% 9
Bromley -8 4 £42,500 +1.19%
Canary Wharf +10 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £50,000 -
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 462 (91.12%) .NET
2 446 (87.97%) C#
3 371 (73.18%) ASP.NET
4 342 (67.46%) SQL Server
5 338 (66.67%) WCF
6 324 (63.91%) WPF
7 265 (52.27%) HTML
8 256 (50.49%) JavaScript
9 253 (49.90%) MVC
10 236 (46.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 232 (45.76%) TDD
12 230 (45.36%) NHibernate
13 221 (43.59%) CSS
14 217 (42.80%) Scrum
15 214 (42.21%) Web Application Development
16 207 (40.83%) Microsoft
17 196 (38.66%) NUnit
18 194 (38.26%) LINQ
19 192 (37.87%) HTML5
20 189 (37.28%) Rhino Mocks
21 182 (35.90%) Subversion
22 181 (35.70%) SQL
23 177 (34.91%) .NET Framework
24 171 (33.73%) Ajax
25 165 (32.54%) Finance
26 158 (31.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
27 151 (29.78%) Razor View Engine
28 123 (24.26%) Windows
29 120 (23.67%) Microsoft Certification
30 113 (22.29%) T-SQL

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 92 (18.15%) SharePoint
2 57 (11.24%) SharePoint 2013
3 34 (6.71%) BizTalk Server
4 28 (5.52%) Adobe CQ
5 18 (3.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (3.55%) IIS
6 13 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
7 12 (2.37%) Apache
8 8 (1.58%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.18%) Drupal
10 5 (0.99%) SharePoint Foundation
11 4 (0.79%) LiveCycle
11 4 (0.79%) CMS
12 3 (0.59%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.59%) Node.js
13 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.20%) Confluence
13 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 40 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.35%) MS Office
3 8 (1.58%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.79%) Pivotal CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Brady Trinity
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.10%) Internet
2 22 (4.34%) Intranet
3 8 (1.58%) Firewall
4 5 (0.99%) HTTP
5 3 (0.59%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.39%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.39%) Network Security
7 1 (0.20%) DNS
7 1 (0.20%) SMTP
7 1 (0.20%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (67.46%) SQL Server
2 108 (21.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 55 (10.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (5.52%) NoSQL
5 26 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (4.73%) MongoDB
7 21 (4.14%) RavenDB
8 20 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (3.94%) CouchDB
9 17 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.17%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 7
13 3 (0.59%) OLAP
14 2 (0.39%) MySQL
15 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 196 (38.66%) NUnit
2 189 (37.28%) Rhino Mocks
3 182 (35.90%) Subversion
4 83 (16.37%) Moq
5 22 (4.34%) Git (software)
6 20 (3.94%) Visual Studio
7 19 (3.75%) TeamCity
8 18 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (2.76%) MSBuild
10 10 (1.97%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 9 (1.78%) NuGet
12 8 (1.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.99%) CruiseControl
13 5 (0.99%) MSTest
13 5 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (0.79%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.79%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.79%) Maven
15 3 (0.59%) Selenium
15 3 (0.59%) JUnit
General
1 165 (32.54%) Finance
2 88 (17.36%) Banking
3 55 (10.85%) Games
4 52 (10.26%) Retail
5 39 (7.69%) Front Office
6 29 (5.72%) Advertising
7 26 (5.13%) Investment Banking
8 24 (4.73%) Music Industry
9 17 (3.35%) Legal
10 9 (1.78%) Law
11 4 (0.79%) Publishing
12 3 (0.59%) Back Office
12 3 (0.59%) Marketing
13 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 384 (75.74%) Developer
2 199 (39.25%) C# Developer
3 182 (35.90%) .NET Developer
4 113 (22.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (11.44%) Senior Developer
6 54 (10.65%) Agile .NET Developer
7 51 (10.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 50 (9.86%) ASP.NET Developer
9 32 (6.31%) Architect
9 32 (6.31%) Senior .NET Developer
10 27 (5.33%) Agile C# Developer
11 21 (4.14%) Programmer
12 19 (3.75%) .NET Programmer
13 18 (3.55%) Technical Leader
14 16 (3.16%) Silverlight Developer
15 15 (2.96%) Analyst
16 13 (2.56%) SharePoint Architect
17 11 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
17 11 (2.17%) Junior
17 11 (2.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (91.12%) .NET
2 371 (73.18%) ASP.NET
3 338 (66.67%) WCF
4 324 (63.91%) WPF
5 265 (52.27%) HTML
6 236 (46.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 230 (45.36%) NHibernate
8 221 (43.59%) CSS
9 194 (38.26%) LINQ
10 192 (37.87%) HTML5
11 177 (34.91%) .NET Framework
12 171 (33.73%) Ajax
13 158 (31.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 151 (29.78%) Razor View Engine
15 113 (22.29%) Castle Windsor
16 102 (20.12%) MonoRail
17 82 (16.17%) XML
18 76 (14.99%) jQuery
19 70 (13.81%) WinForms
20 66 (13.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.33%) Client/Server
2 25 (4.93%) Open Source
3 24 (4.73%) DTV
4 20 (3.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (3.35%) N-Tier
6 13 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.97%) iPhone
8 10 (1.97%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.38%) Xbox
10 7 (1.38%) Fixed Income
10 7 (1.38%) Derivative
11 6 (1.18%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.99%) Streaming Video
12 5 (0.99%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.59%) NHS
13 3 (0.59%) Equities
13 3 (0.59%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.39%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 123 (24.26%) Windows
2 38 (7.50%) Android
3 20 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (2.37%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.17%) Linux
5 11 (2.17%) Windows Phone
6 9 (1.78%) BlackBerry OS
7 8 (1.58%) UNIX
7 8 (1.58%) Solaris
8 6 (1.18%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (49.90%) MVC
2 232 (45.76%) TDD
3 217 (42.80%) Scrum
4 214 (42.21%) Web Application Development
5 100 (19.72%) Kanban
5 100 (19.72%) BDD
6 66 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (12.23%) MVVM
8 56 (11.05%) E-Commerce
9 55 (10.85%) OO
10 41 (8.09%) Unit Testing
11 39 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
12 35 (6.90%) CRM
13 28 (5.52%) Release Management
14 27 (5.33%) Software Engineering
15 23 (4.54%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (4.34%) Technical Architecture
16 22 (4.34%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (3.75%) SOA
18 18 (3.55%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 446 (87.97%) C#
2 256 (50.49%) JavaScript
3 181 (35.70%) SQL
4 113 (22.29%) T-SQL
5 89 (17.55%) VB.NET
6 87 (17.16%) Java
7 61 (12.03%) VB
8 31 (6.11%) XAML
9 27 (5.33%) C++
10 19 (3.75%) Objective-C
11 18 (3.55%) C
12 15 (2.96%) Ruby
13 7 (1.38%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.18%) PHP
15 5 (0.99%) F#
16 4 (0.79%) XQuery
17 3 (0.59%) VB6
18 2 (0.39%) ActionScript
18 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
19 1 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 120 (23.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 99 (19.53%) MCTS
2 99 (19.53%) MCP
2 99 (19.53%) MCAD
2 99 (19.53%) MCSD
3 14 (2.76%) Degree
4 4 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.59%) ISEB
6 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.39%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.55%) QA
2 5 (0.99%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.20%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 207 (40.83%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.72%) Adobe
3 13 (2.56%) Oracle
4 9 (1.78%) Google
4 9 (1.78%) Apple
5 5 (0.99%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.20%) Sencha
6 1 (0.20%) Tableau
6 1 (0.20%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.20%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.20%) Reuters
6 1 (0.20%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.20%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.20%) Brady
6 1 (0.20%) Telerik
6 1 (0.20%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.20%) Murex
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £4000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance, Private healthcare!
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, 20 Days Holiday, free lunch
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum £45-65,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + CRM Certs. 25 Days Holidays, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + annual bonus, gain certs
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + END USER
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Niche Tech!
Posted: 26 days ago