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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 60 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.23% 2.36% 3.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 4.23% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 14
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +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
231 284 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 52.03% 55.91% 62.82%
Number of salaries quoted 191 253 337
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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
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 19 December 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
Bury St Edmunds -1 1 £35,000 -15.15%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) osCommerce
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) XAML
1 1 (33.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Zend