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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 29 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 12 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.29% 4.71% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.77% 9.15% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
94 142 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 33.57% 51.45% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 92 131 95
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 August 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) WPF
3 16 (84.21%) LINQ
3 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
5 13 (68.42%) Visual Studio
5 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
6 11 (57.89%) MySQL
6 11 (57.89%) HTML
6 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
6 11 (57.89%) CSS
6 11 (57.89%) SharePoint
6 11 (57.89%) WCF
6 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
7 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
7 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (31.58%) SOAP
8 6 (31.58%) REST
9 5 (26.32%) XML
9 5 (26.32%) MVC
10 3 (15.79%) Degree
10 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
11 2 (10.53%) MVVM
11 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
11 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
11 2 (10.53%) OOP
11 2 (10.53%) CRM
11 2 (10.53%) SQL

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (57.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Developer
2 11 (57.89%) C# Developer
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (57.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (57.89%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) WPF Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Silverlight Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Silverlight Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior WPF Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) WPF
3 16 (84.21%) LINQ
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
5 11 (57.89%) CSS
5 11 (57.89%) HTML
5 11 (57.89%) WCF
6 6 (31.58%) SOAP
6 6 (31.58%) REST
7 5 (26.32%) XML
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.26%) Web Services
8 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.26%) React
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) MVVM
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
3 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
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