The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 664 618 477
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -141
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 257 355 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.33% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.88% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 228 334 572
Median salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37951 40416 44721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.82% 37.56% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33059 34508 37599
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Silverlight as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Silverlight
Salary Trend

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in the UK

Silverlight
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 within the UK.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in the UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -43 246 £50,000 - 17
London -1 124 £50,000 -2.91% 9
East of England +13 42 £52,500 +10.52% 1
North West +12 30 £43,500 -17.14% 2
Manchester +5 30 £43,500 -17.14% 1
Essex +28 27 £65,000 +44.44% 1
South East +32 24 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Basildon - 16 £52,500 - 1
Yorkshire -11 14 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Leeds +3 13 £55,000 +10.00% 2
West Yorkshire -7 13 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East Midlands +4 8 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex +2 8 £37,500 -
Brighton +2 8 £37,500 -
Glasgow +5 7 £40,000 -
Scotland +4 7 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +23 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Hampshire - 6 £41,625 - 2
Hertfordshire +4 5 £45,000 -25.00%
Somerset -1 5 £42,500 -22.72%
Leicestershire -5 5 £43,000 +10.25%
South West -8 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Bury St Edmunds -12 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Suffolk -12 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Twickenham - 5 £32,500 -
Harpenden - 5 £45,000 -
Bath - 5 £42,500 -
Fareham - 4 £40,375 - 2
High Wycombe - 4 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire +9 3 £40,000 -15.78%

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Silverlight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 510 (95.33%) C#
2 496 (92.71%) .NET
3 414 (77.38%) WPF
4 375 (70.09%) WCF
5 347 (64.86%) ASP.NET
6 310 (57.94%) Agile Software Development
7 305 (57.01%) SQL Server
8 289 (54.02%) MVC
9 266 (49.72%) JavaScript
10 265 (49.53%) HTML
11 242 (45.23%) SQL
12 239 (44.67%) CSS
13 234 (43.74%) LINQ
14 225 (42.06%) TDD
15 224 (41.87%) NUnit
16 216 (40.37%) ASP.NET MVC
17 204 (38.13%) Web Application Development
18 199 (37.20%) Scrum
19 188 (35.14%) NHibernate
20 186 (34.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 179 (33.46%) Rhino Mocks
22 174 (32.52%) T-SQL
22 174 (32.52%) Microsoft
23 163 (30.47%) Windows
24 156 (29.16%) Web Services
25 153 (28.60%) HTML5
25 153 (28.60%) .NET Framework
26 147 (27.48%) Ajax
27 144 (26.92%) Finance
28 141 (26.36%) Subversion

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (7.48%) SharePoint
2 33 (6.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 27 (5.05%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (3.93%) IIS
5 6 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.93%) Apache
6 5 (0.93%) JBoss
6 5 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.75%) CMS
8 3 (0.56%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.56%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.56%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.75%) InfoPath
2 4 (0.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) MS Project
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (6.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.56%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.75%) IaaS
2 4 (0.75%) PaaS
2 4 (0.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) GitHub
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.79%) Internet
2 15 (2.80%) DNS
3 9 (1.68%) HTTP
4 6 (1.12%) FTP
5 5 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.56%) SNMP
6 3 (0.56%) WebEx
7 2 (0.37%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.37%) RS-232
8 1 (0.19%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.19%) Broadband
8 1 (0.19%) CDMA
8 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.19%) Firewall
8 1 (0.19%) MPLS
8 1 (0.19%) RTP
8 1 (0.19%) RTSP
8 1 (0.19%) VLAN
8 1 (0.19%) VPN
8 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (57.01%) SQL Server
2 113 (21.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 21 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (2.80%) MySQL
5 12 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (2.06%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.31%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.75%) Big Data
10 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.56%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.56%) Parquet
12 2 (0.37%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 224 (41.87%) NUnit
2 179 (33.46%) Rhino Mocks
3 141 (26.36%) Subversion
4 74 (13.83%) MSTest
5 52 (9.72%) Moq
6 48 (8.97%) Visual Studio
7 30 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (3.93%) Selenium
9 19 (3.55%) JMeter
10 17 (3.18%) Gradle
10 17 (3.18%) Jenkins
10 17 (3.18%) TestNG
11 11 (2.06%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 9 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 7 (1.31%) JIRA
14 5 (0.93%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.75%) FitNesse
15 4 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Blend
17 2 (0.37%) Jtest
General
1 144 (26.92%) Finance
2 59 (11.03%) Games
3 47 (8.79%) Retail
4 39 (7.29%) Banking
5 26 (4.86%) Music Industry
6 13 (2.43%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.87%) Marketing
8 9 (1.68%) Advertising
9 7 (1.31%) Publishing
9 7 (1.31%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.12%) Electronics
11 4 (0.75%) Front Office
12 3 (0.56%) French Language
12 3 (0.56%) German Language
12 3 (0.56%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.56%) Legal
12 3 (0.56%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.37%) Military
14 1 (0.19%) Back Office
14 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 411 (76.82%) Developer
2 300 (56.07%) C# Developer
3 252 (47.10%) .NET Developer
4 177 (33.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 107 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 107 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 69 (12.90%) Software Engineer
7 65 (12.15%) .NET Software Engineer
8 60 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 60 (11.21%) C# Software Engineer
9 59 (11.03%) Software Developer
10 55 (10.28%) Agile .NET Developer
10 55 (10.28%) Agile Developer
11 43 (8.04%) Senior Developer
12 39 (7.29%) .NET Software Developer
13 38 (7.10%) C# Software Developer
14 29 (5.42%) Agile C# Developer
14 29 (5.42%) WPF Developer
15 26 (4.86%) Games Developer
15 26 (4.86%) Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 496 (92.71%) .NET
2 414 (77.38%) WPF
3 375 (70.09%) WCF
4 347 (64.86%) ASP.NET
5 265 (49.53%) HTML
6 239 (44.67%) CSS
7 234 (43.74%) LINQ
8 216 (40.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 188 (35.14%) NHibernate
10 186 (34.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 156 (29.16%) Web Services
12 153 (28.60%) .NET Framework
12 153 (28.60%) HTML5
13 147 (27.48%) Ajax
14 125 (23.36%) jQuery
15 104 (19.44%) Castle Windsor
15 104 (19.44%) MonoRail
16 96 (17.94%) XML
17 81 (15.14%) WinForms
18 72 (13.46%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.92%) Computer Science
2 27 (5.05%) Client/Server
2 27 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (5.05%) Mobile App
3 26 (4.86%) Digital TV
4 20 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.43%) iPad
5 13 (2.43%) User Experience
6 11 (2.06%) Smartphone
7 10 (1.87%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.50%) RIA
9 7 (1.31%) Xbox
10 6 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.12%) Physics
11 5 (0.93%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.75%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.56%) CLARiiON
13 3 (0.56%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.56%) EMC VNX
13 3 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 163 (30.47%) Windows
2 29 (5.42%) Linux
3 13 (2.43%) Windows 8
4 10 (1.87%) Android
5 7 (1.31%) Unix
6 3 (0.56%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (57.94%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (54.02%) MVC
3 225 (42.06%) TDD
4 204 (38.13%) Web Application Development
5 199 (37.20%) Scrum
6 106 (19.81%) MVVM
7 98 (18.32%) OO
8 90 (16.82%) Software Engineering
9 80 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (13.46%) BDD
11 67 (12.52%) Unit Testing
12 56 (10.47%) UML
13 54 (10.09%) Kanban
13 54 (10.09%) Use Case
14 52 (9.72%) OOP
15 51 (9.53%) Service Delivery
16 50 (9.35%) DSDM
16 50 (9.35%) RUP
17 48 (8.97%) Web Development
18 36 (6.73%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 510 (95.33%) C#
2 266 (49.72%) JavaScript
3 242 (45.23%) SQL
4 174 (32.52%) T-SQL
5 113 (21.12%) VB.NET
6 84 (15.70%) Java
7 69 (12.90%) C++
8 67 (12.52%) XAML
9 58 (10.84%) VB
10 51 (9.53%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.31%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.93%) Ruby
13 4 (0.75%) Python
14 3 (0.56%) C
14 3 (0.56%) Perl
14 3 (0.56%) VBScript
15 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.37%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.37%) X++
16 1 (0.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 53 (9.91%) Degree
2 17 (3.18%) ISTQB
3 13 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.12%) PhD
5 5 (0.93%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.37%) CCNA
6 2 (0.37%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 12 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.56%) Fluentd
1 3 (0.56%) Nagios
1 3 (0.56%) Nessus
1 3 (0.56%) QRadar
2 1 (0.19%) Control-M
2 1 (0.19%) MIIS
Vendors
1 174 (32.52%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.93%) Oracle
3 14 (2.62%) Telerik
4 8 (1.50%) Infragistics
5 7 (1.31%) Cognizant
6 6 (1.12%) DevExpress
6 6 (1.12%) SAP
6 6 (1.12%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.56%) ArcSight
7 3 (0.56%) EMC
7 3 (0.56%) IBM
7 3 (0.56%) NetApp
7 3 (0.56%) Qualys
7 3 (0.56%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.56%) Splunk
7 3 (0.56%) VMware
8 2 (0.37%) Rockwell
8 2 (0.37%) Siemens
8 2 (0.37%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.19%) New Relic
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