The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 51 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 16 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.45% 0.18% 2.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.65% 0.52% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 10
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -5.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
283 193 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.40% 33.92% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 258 181 211
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,850 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
South Yorkshire

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 25 July 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) C#
3 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
3 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
4 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) HTML
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) VB
6 8 (38.10%) CSS
6 8 (38.10%) MVC
6 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (38.10%) WCF
7 7 (33.33%) Degree
7 7 (33.33%) VB6
7 7 (33.33%) Ajax
7 7 (33.33%) XML
7 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 6 (28.57%) XSLT
8 6 (28.57%) XHTML
8 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
8 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 6 (28.57%) TDD
8 6 (28.57%) Scrum
8 6 (28.57%) WinForms
8 6 (28.57%) CRM
8 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Selenium
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (19.05%) MSBuild
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) CRM Developer
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Leader
5 3 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Programmer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Programmer
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Programmer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Application Developer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 8 (38.10%) CSS
4 8 (38.10%) WCF
5 7 (33.33%) Ajax
5 7 (33.33%) XML
6 6 (28.57%) XSLT
6 6 (28.57%) XHTML
6 6 (28.57%) WinForms
7 5 (23.81%) SOAP
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (19.05%) jQuery
8 4 (19.05%) COM+
9 3 (14.29%) Classic ASP
9 3 (14.29%) WPF
9 3 (14.29%) WF
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (9.52%) NHibernate
10 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) MVC
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) TDD
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) Scrum
2 6 (28.57%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) BDD
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) ERP
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) VB
4 7 (33.33%) VB6
5 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) C++
7 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) WAI
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
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