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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Silverlight Developer
Rank 887 838 813
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Silverlight Developer 15 38 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.036% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.038% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 76
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% -4.39%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 11 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 19 September 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
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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 -42 15 £45,000 -8.16% 3
London -40 8 £45,000 -8.16% 2
City of London +12 7 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire -40 6 £45,000 - 1
Leeds - 5 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
South East -18 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -

Silverlight Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 27 (90.00%) .NET
3 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
4 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 16 (53.33%) Web Services
4 16 (53.33%) WCF
5 15 (50.00%) WPF
6 12 (40.00%) Release Management
6 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (40.00%) Advertising
6 12 (40.00%) Retail
6 12 (40.00%) Subversion
6 12 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (40.00%) SQL
6 12 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 10 (33.33%) Android Development
7 10 (33.33%) Android
8 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (10.00%) Front Office
9 3 (10.00%) MVC
9 3 (10.00%) HTML
9 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (10.00%) CSS
10 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.67%) TDD

Silverlight Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (40.00%) Advertising
1 12 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 27 (90.00%) .NET
3 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
4 16 (53.33%) Web Services
4 16 (53.33%) WCF
5 15 (50.00%) WPF
6 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.00%) CSS
7 3 (10.00%) HTML
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.33%) HTML5
9 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.33%) REST
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (3.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) Release Management
1 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 10 (33.33%) Android Development
3 3 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) RAD
5 1 (3.33%) SOA
5 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (3.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Telerik
City, London
JM
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 16 hours ago