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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 44 47 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -31
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 9 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.15% 1.65% 14.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 3.70% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 12
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.33%
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
108 108 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.76% 44.63% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87 97 50
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
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 16 April 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Solihull

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) WPF
3 8 (57.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 8 (57.14%) Advertising
3 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 7 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 2 (14.29%) SaaS
7 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (7.14%) CSS3
8 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) Time Management
8 1 (7.14%) Android
8 1 (7.14%) HTML5

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Team Leader
3 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) WPF
3 8 (57.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
1 1 (7.14%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
3 2 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft