The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 393 322 275
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -47
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 58 132 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.55% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 1.42% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 48 119 167
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £28,200 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Silverlight
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7992 9297 8519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.08% 38.75% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6933 7959 7576
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in the South East

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in the South East

Silverlight
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +5 15 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East Sussex -7 15 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Berkshire -19 10 £57,500 +40.24% 1
Kent +1 8 £26,000 -42.22%
Surrey +3 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire -2 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Oxfordshire -11 3 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 95 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (88.42%) C#
3 72 (75.79%) SQL Server
4 69 (72.63%) HTML
5 50 (52.63%) JavaScript
6 49 (51.58%) Web Services
7 48 (50.53%) CSS
8 44 (46.32%) HTML5
9 40 (42.11%) jQuery
10 38 (40.00%) ASP.NET
10 38 (40.00%) SQL
11 36 (37.89%) Visual Studio
12 35 (36.84%) Windows
13 34 (35.79%) WPF
14 33 (34.74%) VB.NET
15 30 (31.58%) MVC
16 29 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (29.47%) TDD
17 28 (29.47%) WinForms
18 24 (25.26%) T-SQL
19 22 (23.16%) Mobile Development
20 21 (22.11%) Degree
21 20 (21.05%) Unit Testing
22 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
23 18 (18.95%) QA
24 17 (17.89%) XML
25 16 (16.84%) WCF
26 15 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 15 (15.79%) Software Engineering
27 14 (14.74%) Automated Testing

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (14.74%) IIS
2 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.11%) CMS
3 2 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.21%) MS Office
3 3 (3.16%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
1 2 (2.11%) Sage Pay
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (75.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.26%) Neo4j
4 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.16%) RavenDB
6 2 (2.11%) HBase
6 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.05%) QlikView
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 36 (37.89%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.37%) MSI
3 4 (4.21%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.16%) MSTest
4 3 (3.16%) NUnit
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.16%) ProC
4 3 (3.16%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.16%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.11%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.11%) Firebug
5 2 (2.11%) WiX
6 1 (1.05%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (12.63%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.21%) Finance
4 2 (2.11%) Legal
4 2 (2.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (80.00%) Developer
2 50 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 44 (46.32%) C# Developer
4 33 (34.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (31.58%) Web Developer
6 23 (24.21%) .NET Web Developer
6 23 (24.21%) C# Web Developer
7 21 (22.11%) Senior Developer
8 11 (11.58%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (9.47%) QA Analyst
10 9 (9.47%) Analyst
11 8 (8.42%) Team Leader
11 8 (8.42%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (7.37%) Applications Developer
13 5 (5.26%) Test Analyst
14 4 (4.21%) Software Engineer
14 4 (4.21%) Programmer
14 4 (4.21%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (72.63%) HTML
3 49 (51.58%) Web Services
4 48 (50.53%) CSS
5 44 (46.32%) HTML5
6 40 (42.11%) jQuery
7 38 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 34 (35.79%) WPF
9 28 (29.47%) WinForms
10 17 (17.89%) XML
11 16 (16.84%) WCF
12 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (13.68%) .NET Framework
13 13 (13.68%) XSLT
14 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (6.32%) Ajax
16 5 (5.26%) NHibernate
17 4 (4.21%) Spring
17 4 (4.21%) RESTful
17 4 (4.21%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.16%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.16%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.11%) RIA
4 2 (2.11%) W3C
4 2 (2.11%) User Experience
5 1 (1.05%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.05%) Streaming Media
5 1 (1.05%) MPEG
5 1 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (4.21%) Linux
3 3 (3.16%) CentOS
3 3 (3.16%) UNIX
4 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.58%) MVC
2 29 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (29.47%) TDD
4 22 (23.16%) Mobile Development
5 20 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 15 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 14 (14.74%) Automated Testing
8 13 (13.68%) Web Development
9 11 (11.58%) BDD
9 11 (11.58%) Scrum
10 10 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
11 9 (9.47%) OO
11 9 (9.47%) Test Scripting
12 8 (8.42%) Refactoring
12 8 (8.42%) CRM
12 8 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.26%) OOP
14 4 (4.21%) Workflow
14 4 (4.21%) Dependency Injection
15 3 (3.16%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 84 (88.42%) C#
2 50 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 38 (40.00%) SQL
4 33 (34.74%) VB.NET
5 24 (25.26%) T-SQL
6 12 (12.63%) C
7 7 (7.37%) VB6
7 7 (7.37%) VB
8 5 (5.26%) C++
9 4 (4.21%) Java
9 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.16%) XPath
10 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) MCSD
2 3 (3.16%) MCSE
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.16%) MCTS
3 1 (1.05%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.95%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle
3 3 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.16%) Remedy
4 2 (2.11%) Google
4 2 (2.11%) Facebook
4 2 (2.11%) Twitter
5 1 (1.05%) Business Objects
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