The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 421 270 260
Rank change year-on-year
-151 -10
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 237 426 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.96% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 2.44% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 228 383 478
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 £38,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18689 17425 21066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.66% 39.33% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16063 14932 18755
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 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
England

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 25 July 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 25 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
City of London -59 43 £50,000 -16.66% 9
Bromley - 7 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf +4 1 - -
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 475 (89.29%) .NET
2 471 (88.53%) C#
3 379 (71.24%) ASP.NET
4 355 (66.73%) SQL Server
5 344 (64.66%) WCF
6 338 (63.53%) WPF
7 280 (52.63%) HTML
8 271 (50.94%) JavaScript
9 261 (49.06%) MVC
10 244 (45.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 242 (45.49%) TDD
12 232 (43.61%) NHibernate
13 228 (42.86%) CSS
14 222 (41.73%) Scrum
15 214 (40.23%) Web Application Development
16 212 (39.85%) Microsoft
17 205 (38.53%) HTML5
18 202 (37.97%) LINQ
19 201 (37.78%) NUnit
20 192 (36.09%) SQL
21 190 (35.71%) Rhino Mocks
22 189 (35.53%) .NET Framework
23 183 (34.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 175 (32.89%) Razor View Engine
25 174 (32.71%) Subversion
25 174 (32.71%) Finance
26 170 (31.95%) Ajax
27 136 (25.56%) Microsoft Certification
28 128 (24.06%) Windows
29 124 (23.31%) SQL Server 2012

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 93 (17.48%) SharePoint
2 57 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 33 (6.20%) BizTalk Server
4 26 (4.89%) Adobe CQ
5 17 (3.20%) SharePoint Server
6 16 (3.01%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (2.44%) IIS
8 11 (2.07%) Apache
9 7 (1.32%) Drupal
10 6 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.13%) CMS
11 4 (0.75%) SharePoint Foundation
11 4 (0.75%) LiveCycle
12 3 (0.56%) Node.js
12 3 (0.56%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 43 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.95%) MS Office
3 9 (1.69%) InfoPath
4 6 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.94%) Pivotal CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Brady Trinity
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.33%) Internet
2 22 (4.14%) Intranet
3 6 (1.13%) Firewall
4 5 (0.94%) HTTP
5 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.38%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 355 (66.73%) SQL Server
2 124 (23.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 48 (9.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (5.64%) NoSQL
6 26 (4.89%) MongoDB
7 23 (4.32%) RavenDB
8 22 (4.14%) CouchDB
9 20 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (2.07%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.56%) MySQL
14 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 7
14 3 (0.56%) OLAP
15 2 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 201 (37.78%) NUnit
2 190 (35.71%) Rhino Mocks
3 174 (32.71%) Subversion
4 87 (16.35%) Moq
5 26 (4.89%) Git (software)
6 24 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (3.76%) Visual Studio
8 19 (3.57%) TeamCity
9 15 (2.82%) MSBuild
10 13 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 13 (2.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 11 (2.07%) NuGet
12 8 (1.50%) MSTest
13 5 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (0.75%) CruiseControl
14 4 (0.75%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.75%) Maven
15 3 (0.56%) Selenium
15 3 (0.56%) FitNesse
15 3 (0.56%) JUnit
General
1 174 (32.71%) Finance
2 91 (17.11%) Banking
3 53 (9.96%) Games
4 46 (8.65%) Retail
5 43 (8.08%) Front Office
6 28 (5.26%) Investment Banking
7 24 (4.51%) Music Industry
8 22 (4.14%) Advertising
9 16 (3.01%) Legal
10 10 (1.88%) Law
11 7 (1.32%) Back Office
12 6 (1.13%) Publishing
13 3 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 413 (77.63%) Developer
2 209 (39.29%) C# Developer
3 195 (36.65%) .NET Developer
4 119 (22.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 65 (12.22%) Senior Developer
6 59 (11.09%) Agile .NET Developer
7 49 (9.21%) ASP.NET Developer
7 49 (9.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 36 (6.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 35 (6.58%) Architect
10 27 (5.08%) Agile C# Developer
11 22 (4.14%) Silverlight Developer
12 21 (3.95%) Technical Leader
13 18 (3.38%) Programmer
14 16 (3.01%) Analyst
14 16 (3.01%) .NET Programmer
14 16 (3.01%) WPF Developer
15 15 (2.82%) Technical Architect
16 14 (2.63%) Junior
17 13 (2.44%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 475 (89.29%) .NET
2 379 (71.24%) ASP.NET
3 344 (64.66%) WCF
4 338 (63.53%) WPF
5 280 (52.63%) HTML
6 244 (45.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 232 (43.61%) NHibernate
8 228 (42.86%) CSS
9 205 (38.53%) HTML5
10 202 (37.97%) LINQ
11 189 (35.53%) .NET Framework
12 183 (34.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 175 (32.89%) Razor View Engine
14 170 (31.95%) Ajax
15 113 (21.24%) Castle Windsor
16 100 (18.80%) MonoRail
17 89 (16.73%) XML
18 87 (16.35%) jQuery
19 69 (12.97%) WinForms
20 62 (11.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.26%) Open Source
2 27 (5.08%) Client/Server
3 24 (4.51%) DTV
4 17 (3.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (3.01%) Xbox
6 15 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.44%) N-Tier
7 13 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.88%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.69%) Equities
10 8 (1.50%) iPhone
11 5 (0.94%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.94%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.94%) Derivative
11 5 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.75%) Streaming Video
13 3 (0.56%) NHS
13 3 (0.56%) IPTV
13 3 (0.56%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 128 (24.06%) Windows
2 41 (7.71%) Android
3 20 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (2.82%) Windows Phone
5 14 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.88%) BlackBerry OS
7 9 (1.69%) Linux
8 6 (1.13%) UNIX
8 6 (1.13%) Solaris
9 5 (0.94%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (49.06%) MVC
2 242 (45.49%) TDD
3 222 (41.73%) Scrum
4 214 (40.23%) Web Application Development
5 105 (19.74%) BDD
6 101 (18.98%) Kanban
7 80 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (13.16%) MVVM
9 52 (9.77%) OO
9 52 (9.77%) E-Commerce
10 43 (8.08%) Domain-Driven Design
11 37 (6.95%) Unit Testing
12 33 (6.20%) CRM
13 32 (6.02%) Software Engineering
14 24 (4.51%) Technical Architecture
15 23 (4.32%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (3.76%) Release Management
17 16 (3.01%) Web Development
17 16 (3.01%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (3.01%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 471 (88.53%) C#
2 271 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 192 (36.09%) SQL
4 114 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 92 (17.29%) VB.NET
6 90 (16.92%) Java
7 64 (12.03%) VB
8 37 (6.95%) XAML
9 34 (6.39%) C++
10 26 (4.89%) Objective-C
11 22 (4.14%) C
12 15 (2.82%) Ruby
13 7 (1.32%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.32%) PHP
14 5 (0.94%) F#
14 5 (0.94%) XQuery
15 3 (0.56%) VB6
15 3 (0.56%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.38%) PowerHouse
17 1 (0.19%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 136 (25.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 117 (21.99%) MCTS
2 117 (21.99%) MCP
2 117 (21.99%) MCAD
2 117 (21.99%) MCSD
3 20 (3.76%) Degree
4 3 (0.56%) ISEB
4 3 (0.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.51%) QA
2 7 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 212 (39.85%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.64%) Adobe
3 12 (2.26%) Apple
3 12 (2.26%) Google
4 11 (2.07%) Oracle
5 3 (0.56%) Intel
5 3 (0.56%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.38%) Tableau
6 2 (0.38%) Reuters
6 2 (0.38%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.19%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.19%) Brady
7 1 (0.19%) Telerik
7 1 (0.19%) Murex
7 1 (0.19%) Sitecore
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