The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 54 58
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.82% 2.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.80% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 14
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
250 263 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 56.31% 47.99% 51.96%
Number of salaries quoted 209 254 302
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (72.73%) WCF
2 8 (72.73%) CRM
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
4 6 (54.55%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) WPF
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) SOAP
5 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) MVVM
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) XAML
7 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (27.27%) MySQL
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 3 (27.27%) PHP
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) OO
7 3 (27.27%) Apache

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) CMS
2 3 (27.27%) Drupal
2 3 (27.27%) WordPress
2 3 (27.27%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (27.27%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) CRM Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) WCF
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) WPF
3 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) LAMP
4 3 (27.27%) Symfony
4 3 (27.27%) CakePHP
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 3 (27.27%) Laravel
5 2 (18.18%) Reactive Extensions
5 2 (18.18%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) CRM
3 5 (45.45%) MVVM
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) OO PHP
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) XAML
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) PHP5
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Zend
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint