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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Silverlight Developer
Rank - 899 856
Permanent jobs requiring a Silverlight Developer 0 15 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.013% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.014% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 30
Average salary - £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -23.80%

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
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
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 £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 £38,500
% 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) VB.NET
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) WPF
5 4 (44.44%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) LINQ
5 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) VB
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) SOAP
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) CSLA
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) SDLC
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
8 1 (11.11%) Finance
8 1 (11.11%) CRM
8 1 (11.11%) Front Office
8 1 (11.11%) Web Services
8 1 (11.11%) HTML
8 1 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Degree
8 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
8 1 (11.11%) WCF
8 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing

Silverlight Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (11.11%) Front Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 5 (55.56%) WPF
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) LINQ
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) CSLA
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) VB.NET
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree