The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Silverlight Developer
Rank 866 826 791
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Silverlight Developer 15 44 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.041% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.043% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 87
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +16.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 8 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 1 August 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 -88 15 £45,000 -14.28% 3
London -36 8 £45,000 -8.16% 1
City of London -7 7 £45,000 -50.00%
Yorkshire -32 7 £40,000 - 2
Leeds - 6 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 1 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 - - 2

Silverlight Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 25 (83.33%) .NET
3 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 15 (50.00%) WPF
5 11 (36.67%) WCF
5 11 (36.67%) Web Services
5 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) SQL
6 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (30.00%) Retail
7 8 (26.67%) Subversion
7 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (26.67%) Release Management
7 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Android
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (26.67%) Advertising
7 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (26.67%) Android Development
8 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (13.33%) MVC
10 4 (13.33%) Windows
10 4 (13.33%) HTML
10 4 (13.33%) CSS
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Phone
10 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC

Silverlight Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) NUnit
2 2 (6.67%) FitNesse
2 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
General
1 9 (30.00%) Retail
2 8 (26.67%) Advertising
3 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Front Office
4 2 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 25 (83.33%) .NET
3 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 15 (50.00%) WPF
5 11 (36.67%) WCF
5 11 (36.67%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (13.33%) HTML
7 4 (13.33%) CSS
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.00%) HTML5
8 3 (10.00%) REST
9 2 (6.67%) XNA
9 2 (6.67%) Apache Flex
9 2 (6.67%) XML
9 2 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) IPTV
1 2 (6.67%) Xbox
1 2 (6.67%) Open Source
1 2 (6.67%) Kinect
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Video on Demand
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Android
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Phone
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Release Management
1 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
1 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Android Development
2 4 (13.33%) MVC
3 3 (10.00%) MVVM
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (3.33%) RAD
4 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) XAML
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Telerik
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