The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 62 63 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 20 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.36% 1.11% 4.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 2.11% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 28
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
385 331 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.60% 52.71% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 297 282 260
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Suffolk

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Silverlight
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds +3 13 £40,000 +77.77%
Ipswich -8 3 £40,500 -22.85%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 28 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) CRM
3 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 26 (92.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (89.29%) WPF
5 21 (75.00%) TDD
6 20 (71.43%) WCF
7 19 (67.86%) Web Services
8 18 (64.29%) SOAP
8 18 (64.29%) SharePoint
9 14 (50.00%) Windows
10 12 (42.86%) Degree
11 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
12 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
13 9 (32.14%) XML
13 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
13 9 (32.14%) JSON
13 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
14 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (28.57%) Workflow
14 8 (28.57%) NUnit
14 8 (28.57%) Reactive Extensions
14 8 (28.57%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 8 (28.57%) MVVM
15 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
15 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 7 (25.00%) MCITP
15 7 (25.00%) ReSharper
15 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 18 (64.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (92.86%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
2 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (28.57%) NUnit
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (25.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.57%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.57%) NCover
4 1 (3.57%) FxCop
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) C# Developer
3 13 (46.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Agile C# Developer
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Junior Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Junior
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Software Programmer
9 1 (3.57%) CRM Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Programmer
9 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Architect
9 1 (3.57%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) WPF
3 20 (71.43%) WCF
4 19 (67.86%) Web Services
5 18 (64.29%) SOAP
6 9 (32.14%) XML
6 9 (32.14%) JSON
7 8 (28.57%) Reactive Extensions
7 8 (28.57%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
9 2 (7.14%) XSLT
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.57%) Ajax
10 1 (3.57%) WF
10 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) CRM
2 21 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
3 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Workflow
4 8 (28.57%) MVVM
5 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.57%) UML
7 1 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.57%) OO
7 1 (3.57%) Process Management
7 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) XAML
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 7 (25.00%) MCITP
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint