The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 141 128 114
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.041% 0.56% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 1.96% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 19
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Silverlight
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
639 663 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.26% 28.32% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 558 583 586
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Reading

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MPEG
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) MPEG
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Code Coverage
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
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