The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 34 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 17 0 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.80% - 11.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.49% - 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 21
Average salary £38,750 - £34,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
148 114 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 50.51% 40.86% 49.26%
Number of salaries quoted 130 103 93
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Solihull

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) C#
3 16 (61.54%) WPF
4 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
6 10 (38.46%) MVC
6 10 (38.46%) CSS
6 10 (38.46%) XML
6 10 (38.46%) HTML
7 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
7 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
7 9 (34.62%) LINQ
8 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
9 7 (26.92%) SOAP
9 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (23.08%) REST
10 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
10 6 (23.08%) Advertising
11 5 (19.23%) SaaS
11 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
11 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
11 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (15.38%) Android
12 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
12 4 (15.38%) HTML5
12 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
12 4 (15.38%) T-SQL

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Advertising
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Senior Developer
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
5 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Team Leader
6 3 (11.54%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (11.54%) Implementation Project Manager
6 3 (11.54%) Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) WPF
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 10 (38.46%) CSS
4 10 (38.46%) XML
4 10 (38.46%) HTML
5 9 (34.62%) LINQ
6 7 (26.92%) SOAP
6 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (23.08%) REST
8 4 (15.38%) HTML5
9 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
9 3 (11.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (11.54%) CSS3
9 3 (11.54%) WCF
10 2 (7.69%) jQuery
11 1 (3.85%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) GIS
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Android
1 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) MVC
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
3 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
4 4 (15.38%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
5 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) OO
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Release Management
6 2 (7.69%) ETRM
6 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Logistics
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft