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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 63 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 17 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.18% 0.72% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 1.90% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 4
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
329 211 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.13% 37.95% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 299 184 315
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
3 25 (80.65%) C#
4 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
5 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
6 17 (54.84%) VB
7 16 (51.61%) HTML
7 16 (51.61%) CSS
7 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (48.39%) XML
8 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
8 15 (48.39%) Ajax
8 15 (48.39%) Degree
9 12 (38.71%) SharePoint
9 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (38.71%) WCF
10 11 (35.48%) Scrum
11 10 (32.26%) Windows
11 10 (32.26%) WinForms
12 9 (29.03%) VB.NET
12 9 (29.03%) Oracle
12 9 (29.03%) Oracle9i Database
12 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (29.03%) VB6
12 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (29.03%) WPF
12 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 11g

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 12 (38.71%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (29.03%) Oracle9i Database
4 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Software Developer
2 11 (35.48%) C# Developer
3 9 (29.03%) C# Software Developer
4 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Junior Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Junior
6 6 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (16.13%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Technical Leader
9 3 (9.68%) Agile C# Developer
10 2 (6.45%) Software Manager
10 2 (6.45%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
10 2 (6.45%) CRM Developer
10 2 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
11 1 (3.23%) Silverlight Developer
11 1 (3.23%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
3 16 (51.61%) HTML
3 16 (51.61%) CSS
4 15 (48.39%) XML
4 15 (48.39%) Ajax
5 12 (38.71%) WCF
6 10 (32.26%) WinForms
7 9 (29.03%) WPF
7 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (25.81%) COM
8 8 (25.81%) XHTML
8 8 (25.81%) XSLT
9 7 (22.58%) Classic ASP
10 6 (19.35%) COM+
11 5 (16.13%) SOAP
12 4 (12.90%) NHibernate
12 4 (12.90%) jQuery
13 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
2 11 (35.48%) Scrum
3 7 (22.58%) Resource Management
3 7 (22.58%) Asset Management
4 6 (19.35%) MVC
4 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
4 6 (19.35%) DRM
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.23%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) C#
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 17 (54.84%) VB
4 9 (29.03%) VB.NET
4 9 (29.03%) VB6
5 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 5 (16.13%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Degree
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) WAI
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle
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