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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 135 130
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.16% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.68% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 9
Average salary - £51,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
670 592 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.34% 23.83% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 550 515 605
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £75,750
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 28 August 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) VirtualBox
3 4 (66.67%) Big Data
3 4 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) GitHub
3 4 (66.67%) Bitbucket
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Vagrant
3 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) HTML

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Programmer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Programmer
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Programmer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Programmer
2 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Flash
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (16.67%) FastCGI
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Streaming Media
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VirtualBox
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Vagrant
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft