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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 71 66 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 8 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.04% 0.74% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.52% 1.81% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £41,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
318 277 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 41.46% 40.86% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 275 236 198
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) C#
3 22 (91.67%) ASP.NET
4 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
6 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (41.67%) CSS
7 10 (41.67%) HTML
7 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 10 (41.67%) Degree
8 9 (37.50%) Ajax
8 9 (37.50%) XML
9 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (33.33%) WCF
9 8 (33.33%) WPF
9 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
10 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (29.17%) Scrum
10 7 (29.17%) WinForms
10 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
10 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (29.17%) Windows
10 7 (29.17%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (29.17%) Oracle

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle9i Database
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 8 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 8 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Agile C# Developer
3 7 (29.17%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Development Manager
6 4 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
6 4 (16.67%) Software Manager
7 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Junior
8 2 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (41.67%) CSS
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 9 (37.50%) Ajax
4 9 (37.50%) XML
5 8 (33.33%) WCF
5 8 (33.33%) WPF
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (29.17%) WinForms
7 6 (25.00%) COM
8 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (20.83%) jQuery
9 4 (16.67%) NHibernate
10 3 (12.50%) COM+
10 3 (12.50%) XHTML
10 3 (12.50%) XSLT
11 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (25.00%) Resource Management
5 3 (12.50%) DRM
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) VB
4 3 (12.50%) VB6
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, bupa health care
Posted: 19 hours ago