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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 66 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.17% 3.36% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 5.28% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 7
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
275 379 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 45.83% 63.70% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 259 289 284
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 17 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday