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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 68 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 12 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.60% 0.69% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.93% 1.82% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 7
Average salary £26,500 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.64% +46.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £42,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
305 165 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.72% 38.19% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 268 150 268
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 22 (78.57%) C#
4 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
6 14 (50.00%) VB
6 14 (50.00%) HTML
7 13 (46.43%) CSS
7 13 (46.43%) XML
7 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (42.86%) Software Engineering
8 12 (42.86%) Ajax
8 12 (42.86%) SharePoint
8 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (39.29%) Degree
10 10 (35.71%) WCF
10 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
10 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (32.14%) Scrum
11 9 (32.14%) MVC
12 8 (28.57%) WinForms
12 8 (28.57%) VB6
13 7 (25.00%) XSLT
13 7 (25.00%) Windows
13 7 (25.00%) XHTML
14 6 (21.43%) Classic ASP
14 6 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
14 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (17.86%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) MSBuild
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 8 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) CRM Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Junior Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Technical Leader
6 4 (14.29%) Junior
7 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Silverlight Developer
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 14 (50.00%) HTML
4 13 (46.43%) CSS
4 13 (46.43%) XML
5 12 (42.86%) Ajax
6 10 (35.71%) WCF
7 8 (28.57%) WinForms
8 7 (25.00%) XSLT
8 7 (25.00%) XHTML
9 6 (21.43%) SOAP
9 6 (21.43%) COM
9 6 (21.43%) Classic ASP
9 6 (21.43%) WPF
9 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (17.86%) COM+
11 3 (10.71%) jQuery
11 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (7.14%) NHibernate
13 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 9 (32.14%) MVC
3 9 (32.14%) Scrum
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
5 5 (17.86%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Resource Management
5 5 (17.86%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.29%) DRM
7 3 (10.71%) Workflow
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.57%) ERP
9 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) C#
2 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 14 (50.00%) VB
4 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
5 8 (28.57%) VB6
6 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 6 (21.43%) Java
7 5 (17.86%) C++
8 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
9 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) WAI
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
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