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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 90 87 98
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.28% 0.38% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.83% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
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
308 483 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.87% 46.09% 43.30%
Number of salaries quoted 262 404 478
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) HTML5
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (53.33%) jQuery
4 8 (53.33%) WCF
4 8 (53.33%) Web Development
5 7 (46.67%) Games
5 7 (46.67%) WPF
5 7 (46.67%) Degree
5 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
5 7 (46.67%) Physics
5 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
5 7 (46.67%) PhD
6 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) UNIX
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (20.00%) VB
8 3 (20.00%) C++
8 3 (20.00%) C
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (20.00%) ProC
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 7 (46.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Software Developer
2 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
3 7 (46.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (46.67%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) HTML5
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) jQuery
3 8 (53.33%) WCF
4 7 (46.67%) WPF
5 3 (20.00%) JSP
5 3 (20.00%) Struts
5 3 (20.00%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
1 7 (46.67%) Physics
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Web Development
2 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) VB
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) C
4 3 (20.00%) VB6
4 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
1 7 (46.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 14001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
1 3 (20.00%) Remedy
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft