The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 56 62
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 2.04% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.59% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Average salary - £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Silverlight
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
268 283 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.33% 44.50% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 244 260 217
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Sheffield

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) Ajax
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) COM
6 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (25.00%) Resource Management
6 4 (25.00%) WCF
6 4 (25.00%) WPF
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (18.75%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Development Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Software Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) Ajax
3 6 (37.50%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) COM
4 4 (25.00%) WCF
4 4 (25.00%) WPF
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (18.75%) WinForms
6 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
6 2 (12.50%) COM+
6 2 (12.50%) XSLT
6 2 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) VB6
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle