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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 82 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 9 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.85% 0.33% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.15% 0.90% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 17
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
419 333 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 39.49% 36.51% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 380 302 314
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,702 £56,500 £50,000
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 16 September 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) WPF
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (33.33%) Physics
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) Games
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) PhD
6 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 3 (33.33%) WPF
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 3 (33.33%) Physics
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) PhD
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft