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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
UK
Rank 639 632 499
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -133
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 206 303 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.30% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.79% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 192 277 452
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -

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
33216 38165 38475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.51% 38.12% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28718 32873 33157
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -11 200 £50,000 +11.11% 20
London +2 115 £50,000 - 9
East Midlands +25 20 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Leeds +34 19 £55,000 - 2
East of England +32 19 £42,500 -7.10% 1
West Yorkshire +28 19 £55,000 - 2
Yorkshire +28 19 £55,000 - 3
North West -18 17 £55,000 - 2
Manchester -27 17 £55,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire +9 14 £55,000 +37.50%
Nottingham +9 13 £55,000 +37.50%
Essex +17 8 - -
Basildon +15 8 - -
Bury St Edmunds - 8 £35,000 - 1
Suffolk - 8 £35,000 - 1
South East +5 7 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Leicestershire 0 5 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Fareham - 5 £45,000 - 1
County Antrim - 4 £40,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 4 £40,000 - 1
Leicester -4 3 £42,500 -
Scotland +27 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Glasgow +20 2 £50,000 +25.00%
West Midlands +7 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £46,250 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 2
Shropshire - 2 £47,500 -
Shrewsbury - 2 £47,500 -
Banbury - 2 - - 1

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 397 (93.19%) C#
2 395 (92.72%) .NET
3 354 (83.10%) WPF
4 326 (76.53%) WCF
5 306 (71.83%) ASP.NET
6 284 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 264 (61.97%) SQL Server
8 245 (57.51%) MVC
9 233 (54.69%) NUnit
10 232 (54.46%) SQL
11 228 (53.52%) HTML
12 227 (53.29%) JavaScript
13 217 (50.94%) CSS
14 212 (49.77%) ASP.NET MVC
15 207 (48.59%) LINQ
16 204 (47.89%) Scrum
17 193 (45.31%) Web Application Development
18 187 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 187 (43.90%) TDD
18 187 (43.90%) NHibernate
19 175 (41.08%) Rhino Mocks
20 173 (40.61%) T-SQL
21 157 (36.85%) Finance
22 152 (35.68%) Ajax
23 136 (31.92%) Subversion
24 132 (30.99%) HTML5
25 128 (30.05%) MVVM
26 114 (26.76%) Web Services
27 111 (26.06%) Microsoft
28 109 (25.59%) Castle Windsor

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 34 (7.98%) SharePoint
2 26 (6.10%) BizTalk Server
2 26 (6.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 14 (3.29%) NetWeaver
3 14 (3.29%) WebSphere
3 14 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (2.58%) IIS
5 10 (2.35%) CMS
6 5 (1.17%) Orchard CMS
7 2 (0.47%) Apache
8 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.47%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.28%) Internet
2 7 (1.64%) HTTP
3 5 (1.17%) Bluetooth
3 5 (1.17%) RS-232
3 5 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.70%) RTP
5 2 (0.47%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.23%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.23%) Broadband
6 1 (0.23%) CDMA
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.23%) Firewall
6 1 (0.23%) HSPA
6 1 (0.23%) Junos
6 1 (0.23%) MPLS
6 1 (0.23%) RTSP
6 1 (0.23%) VLAN
6 1 (0.23%) VPN
6 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (61.97%) SQL Server
2 106 (24.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 20 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.35%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.88%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.70%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.70%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.47%) Big Data
10 2 (0.47%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.23%) ActiveReports
11 1 (0.23%) MySQL
11 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 233 (54.69%) NUnit
2 175 (41.08%) Rhino Mocks
3 136 (31.92%) Subversion
4 78 (18.31%) MSTest
5 54 (12.68%) Moq
6 17 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (3.29%) PVCS
8 13 (3.05%) Visual Studio
9 10 (2.35%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.41%) Selenium
11 5 (1.17%) Log4Net
11 5 (1.17%) NuGet
12 4 (0.94%) Gradle
12 4 (0.94%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.94%) JMeter
12 4 (0.94%) TestNG
13 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Blend
14 2 (0.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
14 2 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 157 (36.85%) Finance
2 53 (12.44%) Games
3 46 (10.80%) Banking
4 27 (6.34%) Music Industry
4 27 (6.34%) Retail
5 5 (1.17%) Military
6 4 (0.94%) Electronics
7 3 (0.70%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.70%) Front Office
7 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.70%) Law
7 3 (0.70%) Publishing
8 2 (0.47%) Advertising
8 2 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 337 (79.11%) Developer
2 260 (61.03%) C# Developer
3 215 (50.47%) .NET Developer
4 172 (40.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 98 (23.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 98 (23.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 73 (17.14%) .NET Software Engineer
6 73 (17.14%) Software Engineer
7 71 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
8 64 (15.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 52 (12.21%) Agile .NET Developer
9 52 (12.21%) Agile Developer
10 45 (10.56%) Senior Developer
11 27 (6.34%) Games Developer
11 27 (6.34%) Software Developer
12 26 (6.10%) Agile C# Developer
12 26 (6.10%) Internet Developer
13 25 (5.87%) SQL Developer
14 21 (4.93%) Senior .NET Developer
15 17 (3.99%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 395 (92.72%) .NET
2 354 (83.10%) WPF
3 326 (76.53%) WCF
4 306 (71.83%) ASP.NET
5 228 (53.52%) HTML
6 217 (50.94%) CSS
7 212 (49.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 207 (48.59%) LINQ
9 187 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 187 (43.90%) NHibernate
10 152 (35.68%) Ajax
11 132 (30.99%) HTML5
12 114 (26.76%) Web Services
13 109 (25.59%) Castle Windsor
14 107 (25.12%) MonoRail
15 101 (23.71%) XML
16 94 (22.07%) jQuery
17 83 (19.48%) .NET Framework
18 69 (16.20%) SOAP
18 69 (16.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.34%) Digital TV
2 26 (6.10%) Client/Server
3 20 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.52%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.58%) User Experience
7 7 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.17%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.17%) RIA
10 4 (0.94%) Derivative
10 4 (0.94%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.70%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.70%) iPad
12 2 (0.47%) EPoS
12 2 (0.47%) Equities
12 2 (0.47%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.47%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (20.42%) Windows
2 14 (3.29%) Android
3 12 (2.82%) Linux
4 9 (2.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (57.51%) MVC
3 204 (47.89%) Scrum
4 193 (45.31%) Web Application Development
5 187 (43.90%) TDD
6 128 (30.05%) MVVM
7 104 (24.41%) Software Engineering
8 99 (23.24%) OO
9 73 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
10 68 (15.96%) UML
11 65 (15.26%) BDD
11 65 (15.26%) Service Delivery
12 64 (15.02%) DSDM
12 64 (15.02%) RUP
12 64 (15.02%) Use Case
13 54 (12.68%) Kanban
14 45 (10.56%) SDLC
15 34 (7.98%) OOP
16 28 (6.57%) Unit Testing
16 28 (6.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 397 (93.19%) C#
2 232 (54.46%) SQL
3 227 (53.29%) JavaScript
4 173 (40.61%) T-SQL
5 97 (22.77%) C++
6 92 (21.60%) Java
7 90 (21.13%) VB.NET
8 78 (18.31%) PL/SQL
9 55 (12.91%) VB
10 36 (8.45%) XAML
11 7 (1.64%) PHP
12 3 (0.70%) Python
13 2 (0.47%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.47%) X++
14 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.23%) Perl
14 1 (0.23%) VB6
14 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (6.81%) Degree
2 8 (1.88%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.29%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 111 (26.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.46%) Oracle
3 14 (3.29%) IBM
3 14 (3.29%) SAP
4 3 (0.70%) Cognizant
4 3 (0.70%) Telerik
4 3 (0.70%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.47%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.47%) Tableau
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco
6 1 (0.23%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.23%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.23%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.23%) Juniper
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progr
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000, 33 days holiday & an array of additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Antrim
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: €23000.00 - €37000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Banbury
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: Unspecified
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