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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 400 373 320
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -53
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 39 85 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.37% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.98% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29 72 121
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
7485 8701 8331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.03% 38.32% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6497 7589 7400
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +15 13 £36,250 +3.57%
Berkshire +7 11 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £40,000 +25.00%
Surrey +5 4 £40,000 -
Hampshire +2 3 £30,000 -36.84%
West Sussex -4 1 £40,000 +48.14%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 92 (94.85%) C#
3 73 (75.26%) SQL Server
4 65 (67.01%) HTML
5 54 (55.67%) Web Services
6 49 (50.52%) JavaScript
7 45 (46.39%) CSS
8 43 (44.33%) HTML5
9 41 (42.27%) Visual Studio
10 39 (40.21%) jQuery
11 35 (36.08%) VB.NET
12 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET
12 34 (35.05%) TDD
13 32 (32.99%) Windows
13 32 (32.99%) WPF
14 30 (30.93%) WCF
14 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (29.90%) Unit Testing
16 28 (28.87%) Mobile Development
17 24 (24.74%) SQL
18 23 (23.71%) IIS
18 23 (23.71%) XML
19 22 (22.68%) MVC
20 21 (21.65%) QA
21 19 (19.59%) Automated Testing
21 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
22 18 (18.56%) WinForms
22 18 (18.56%) BDD
23 17 (17.53%) Software Engineering
23 17 (17.53%) XSLT

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (23.71%) IIS
2 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) Mingle
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) GitHub
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.06%) Sage Pay
4 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.03%) HTTP
2 1 (1.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.03%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (75.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.12%) Big Data
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.09%) RavenDB
5 3 (3.09%) Neo4j
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.03%) QlikView
7 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (42.27%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.22%) MSI
3 5 (5.15%) CruiseControl
3 5 (5.15%) WiX
4 4 (4.12%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (3.09%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.09%) MSTest
5 3 (3.09%) NUnit
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.03%) ProC
6 1 (1.03%) Fiddler
General
1 6 (6.19%) Games
2 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.09%) Finance
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (83.51%) Developer
2 60 (61.86%) C# Developer
3 47 (48.45%) .NET Developer
4 39 (40.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (28.87%) Web Developer
6 25 (25.77%) Senior Developer
6 25 (25.77%) .NET Web Developer
6 25 (25.77%) C# Web Developer
7 15 (15.46%) Senior C# Developer
7 15 (15.46%) Team Leader
8 14 (14.43%) Software Developer
9 10 (10.31%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (10.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (10.31%) C# Software Developer
10 7 (7.22%) .NET Programmer
10 7 (7.22%) Software Engineer
10 7 (7.22%) Programmer
11 6 (6.19%) Applications Developer
12 5 (5.15%) Consultant
12 5 (5.15%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (67.01%) HTML
3 54 (55.67%) Web Services
4 45 (46.39%) CSS
5 43 (44.33%) HTML5
6 39 (40.21%) jQuery
7 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET
8 32 (32.99%) WPF
9 30 (30.93%) WCF
10 23 (23.71%) XML
11 18 (18.56%) WinForms
12 17 (17.53%) XSLT
13 14 (14.43%) .NET Framework
14 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (6.19%) REST
17 5 (5.15%) Ext JS
17 5 (5.15%) NHibernate
17 5 (5.15%) SOAP
18 4 (4.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.25%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.19%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.19%) Physics
3 6 (6.19%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.12%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.09%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) Streaming Media
6 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.03%) RIA
6 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.99%) Windows
2 3 (3.09%) Linux
2 3 (3.09%) CentOS
3 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.03%) UNIX
4 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.05%) TDD
2 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (29.90%) Unit Testing
4 28 (28.87%) Mobile Development
5 22 (22.68%) MVC
6 19 (19.59%) Automated Testing
7 18 (18.56%) BDD
8 17 (17.53%) Software Engineering
9 16 (16.49%) Scrum
10 15 (15.46%) OOA/OOD
10 15 (15.46%) Refactoring
11 12 (12.37%) Web Development
12 7 (7.22%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (5.15%) Test Scripting
13 5 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (5.15%) OO
13 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (4.12%) CRM
14 4 (4.12%) ETL
14 4 (4.12%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (94.85%) C#
2 49 (50.52%) JavaScript
3 35 (36.08%) VB.NET
4 24 (24.74%) SQL
5 16 (16.49%) T-SQL
6 10 (10.31%) C
7 6 (6.19%) VB
8 5 (5.15%) C++
9 4 (4.12%) VB6
10 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.06%) XPath
11 2 (2.06%) Delphi
11 2 (2.06%) Java
12 1 (1.03%) PHP
12 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.03%) Ruby
12 1 (1.03%) Python
12 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) PhD
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.09%) MCSD
3 3 (3.09%) MCSE
3 3 (3.09%) MCTS
4 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Puppet
1 4 (4.12%) Vagrant
1 4 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.06%) Telerik
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle
3 1 (1.03%) Remedy