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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 64 66
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 2.11% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.06% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 4
Average salary - £40,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.40%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
321 395 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 37.15% 41.67% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 289 351 233
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) WinForms
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) COM
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) MVVM
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) WPF
2 2 (28.57%) WinForms
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) COM
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows CE
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle