The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 40 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.40% 2.73% 3.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 7.20% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 9
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
Silverlight
West Midlands

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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
93 125 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.50% 37.88% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 89 103 65
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £47,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Solihull

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) MVVM
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Silverlight Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior WPF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Silverlight Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) MVVM
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft