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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 380 317 278
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -39
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 58 127 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.56% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 1.43% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 44 119 168
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £50,750
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
7606 8854 8399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.92% 38.80% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6606 7759 7451
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 £29,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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
East Sussex +10 16 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Berkshire 0 15 £57,500 +57.53% 3
Hampshire +2 11 £45,000 -5.26%
Buckinghamshire -4 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Surrey +12 4 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Oxfordshire -5 3 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Kent -22 2 £26,000 -42.22%
West Sussex -8 1 £40,000 +48.14%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 89 (89.90%) C#
3 71 (71.72%) SQL Server
4 69 (69.70%) HTML
5 51 (51.52%) Web Services
6 46 (46.46%) CSS
6 46 (46.46%) JavaScript
7 43 (43.43%) HTML5
8 42 (42.42%) ASP.NET
9 41 (41.41%) jQuery
10 40 (40.40%) Windows
11 38 (38.38%) WPF
12 36 (36.36%) TDD
13 33 (33.33%) Visual Studio
13 33 (33.33%) SQL
14 31 (31.31%) VB.NET
15 30 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (29.29%) WinForms
16 29 (29.29%) MVC
17 26 (26.26%) WCF
17 26 (26.26%) Unit Testing
18 25 (25.25%) Mobile Development
18 25 (25.25%) T-SQL
19 21 (21.21%) Degree
19 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
20 20 (20.20%) XML
20 20 (20.20%) QA
21 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
22 16 (16.16%) Automated Testing
22 16 (16.16%) Web Development

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (15.15%) IIS
2 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.01%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (14.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.04%) MS Office
3 3 (3.03%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) GitHub
2 2 (2.02%) Sage Pay
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (71.72%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.05%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.05%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.04%) Big Data
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.03%) RavenDB
5 3 (3.03%) Neo4j
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 33 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.09%) MSI
3 6 (6.06%) CruiseControl
3 6 (6.06%) WiX
4 4 (4.04%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.03%) MSTest
5 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.03%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (3.03%) NUnit
6 2 (2.02%) ProC
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.01%) Firebug
General
1 10 (10.10%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.05%) Games
3 3 (3.03%) Finance
3 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Legal
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (80.81%) Developer
2 58 (58.59%) C# Developer
3 51 (51.52%) .NET Developer
4 41 (41.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (27.27%) Web Developer
6 22 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 22 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
6 22 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
7 15 (15.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (13.13%) Software Developer
9 11 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (10.10%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (10.10%) Team Leader
11 9 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (9.09%) QA Analyst
11 9 (9.09%) Analyst
12 7 (7.07%) Programmer
12 7 (7.07%) Software Engineer
12 7 (7.07%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (69.70%) HTML
3 51 (51.52%) Web Services
4 46 (46.46%) CSS
5 43 (43.43%) HTML5
6 42 (42.42%) ASP.NET
7 41 (41.41%) jQuery
8 38 (38.38%) WPF
9 29 (29.29%) WinForms
10 26 (26.26%) WCF
11 20 (20.20%) XML
12 16 (16.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (14.14%) .NET Framework
14 13 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (12.12%) XSLT
16 6 (6.06%) SOAP
16 6 (6.06%) Ext JS
17 5 (5.05%) REST
17 5 (5.05%) Ajax
17 5 (5.05%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.05%) Physics
2 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.04%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.04%) Open Source
4 3 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.01%) RIA
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
5 1 (1.01%) W3C
5 1 (1.01%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (40.40%) Windows
2 3 (3.03%) CentOS
2 3 (3.03%) Linux
3 2 (2.02%) UNIX
3 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.36%) TDD
2 30 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (29.29%) MVC
4 26 (26.26%) Unit Testing
5 25 (25.25%) Mobile Development
6 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
7 16 (16.16%) Automated Testing
7 16 (16.16%) Web Development
8 13 (13.13%) BDD
9 12 (12.12%) Scrum
10 10 (10.10%) OOA/OOD
10 10 (10.10%) Refactoring
11 9 (9.09%) Test Scripting
12 8 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (8.08%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (6.06%) CRM
13 6 (6.06%) OO
13 6 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (5.05%) Analytics
15 4 (4.04%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 89 (89.90%) C#
2 46 (46.46%) JavaScript
3 33 (33.33%) SQL
4 31 (31.31%) VB.NET
5 25 (25.25%) T-SQL
6 11 (11.11%) C
7 6 (6.06%) VB6
7 6 (6.06%) VB
8 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.03%) C++
9 2 (2.02%) XPath
9 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.02%) Java
9 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (21.21%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) PhD
3 3 (3.03%) MCSE
3 3 (3.03%) MCSD
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.03%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.20%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Vagrant
1 4 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.04%) Puppet
2 3 (3.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.03%) Oracle
2 3 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.02%) Remedy
4 1 (1.01%) Facebook
4 1 (1.01%) Twitter
4 1 (1.01%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.01%) Google
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum £30,000 - £40,000 DOE.
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45K + benefits + flexible workin
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago