The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 83 95 82
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 10 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.88% 0.092% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.65% 0.22% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 19
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Silverlight
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
377 454 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.04% 41.73% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 319 398 440
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) HTML5
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 8 (50.00%) Web Development
4 8 (50.00%) WCF
4 8 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (43.75%) WPF
5 7 (43.75%) Degree
5 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
5 7 (43.75%) Physics
5 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
5 7 (43.75%) Games
5 7 (43.75%) PhD
5 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Java
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
8 2 (12.50%) VB6
8 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (12.50%) Ajax

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (12.50%) ProC
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) C# Developer
2 10 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (43.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (43.75%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Software Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) HTML5
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 8 (50.00%) WCF
4 8 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (43.75%) WPF
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) Ajax
7 2 (12.50%) JSP
7 2 (12.50%) Struts
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
1 7 (43.75%) Physics
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) PhD
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.25%) ISO 14001
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Remedy
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle