The table below looks at the statistics for the Silverlight Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Silverlight Developer
Rank 867 904 863
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Silverlight Developer 6 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.013% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.013% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 17
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Silverlight Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Silverlight Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Silverlight Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight Developer within the UK.

Silverlight Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Silverlight Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight Developer over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Silverlight Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Silverlight Developer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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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
England +37 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Solihull - 5 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
London +47 1 £55,000 +4.76%

Silverlight Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Silverlight Developer in their job title 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 with Silverlight Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 13 (92.86%) VB.NET
3 11 (78.57%) C#
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (71.43%) WPF
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (50.00%) Scrum
7 6 (42.86%) Degree
8 5 (35.71%) TDD
8 5 (35.71%) XAML
8 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
8 5 (35.71%) CRM
9 4 (28.57%) XML
9 4 (28.57%) VB
9 4 (28.57%) SOAP
9 4 (28.57%) MVC
9 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 4 (28.57%) REST
9 4 (28.57%) LINQ
9 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (21.43%) CSLA
10 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (21.43%) SDLC
11 1 (7.14%) Front Office
11 1 (7.14%) MCSD
11 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (7.14%) Web Services
11 1 (7.14%) HTML

Silverlight Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Silverlight Developer in their job title 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 with Silverlight Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
1 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.14%) Front Office
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 10 (71.43%) WPF
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) REST
4 4 (28.57%) LINQ
5 3 (21.43%) CSLA
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
6 1 (7.14%) WCF
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) VB.NET
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) XAML
3 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 4 (28.57%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCSD
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification