The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 61 67 68
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 25 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.51% 0.53% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.23% 1.72% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 8
Average salary £40,250 £42,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.84% +22.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £43,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Silverlight
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
401 232 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 40.22% 30.65% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 347 219 301
Average salary £35,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.69% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,840 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Sheffield -3 15 £40,250 +15.00% 1
Rotherham - 2 £45,000 -
Silverlight
Yorkshire

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) C#
3 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 28 (93.33%) ASP.NET
4 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (60.00%) VB
6 17 (56.67%) VB6
6 17 (56.67%) CSS
7 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
8 14 (46.67%) HTML
9 13 (43.33%) XML
10 12 (40.00%) XSLT
10 12 (40.00%) XHTML
10 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
10 12 (40.00%) Ajax
11 11 (36.67%) SQL
11 11 (36.67%) WCF
11 11 (36.67%) jQuery
12 9 (30.00%) Java
12 9 (30.00%) SOAP
13 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
13 8 (26.67%) C++
13 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
13 8 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (26.67%) Degree
13 8 (26.67%) WAI
14 7 (23.33%) Dynamics CRM
14 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (23.33%) MVC
14 7 (23.33%) CRM

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Subversion
2 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.33%) Selenium
3 4 (13.33%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) CRM Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Programmer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Programmer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (93.33%) ASP.NET
3 17 (56.67%) CSS
4 14 (46.67%) HTML
5 13 (43.33%) XML
6 12 (40.00%) XSLT
6 12 (40.00%) XHTML
6 12 (40.00%) Ajax
7 11 (36.67%) WCF
7 11 (36.67%) jQuery
8 9 (30.00%) SOAP
9 6 (20.00%) COM+
9 6 (20.00%) NHibernate
10 4 (13.33%) WinForms
10 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (6.67%) Classic ASP
11 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (6.67%) WPF
11 2 (6.67%) WF
12 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) NHS
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) MVC
3 7 (23.33%) CRM
4 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) SOA
6 4 (13.33%) MVVM
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.00%) Workflow
8 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C#
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (60.00%) VB
4 17 (56.67%) VB6
5 11 (36.67%) SQL
6 9 (30.00%) Java
7 8 (26.67%) C++
7 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
8 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
9 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) WAI
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Telerik
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £45k + pkg
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago