The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 78 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.27% - 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% - 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £33,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 - £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 - £35,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
365 321 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 48.41% 38.35% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 315 231 236
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in the North East

Silverlight
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Tyne and Wear - 2 £37,500 -
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Java

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft