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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 635 602 464
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -138
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 282 402 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.36% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.96% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 253 358 596
Median salary £43,500 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
38110 41670 45676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.83% 37.80% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33121 35535 38873
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
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 -29 272 £43,500 -13.00% 34
London -9 124 £50,000 -2.91% 14
East of England +24 47 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North West +21 37 £43,500 -17.14% 3
Manchester +14 37 £43,500 -17.14% 2
South East +30 36 £40,000 - 7
Buckinghamshire +40 21 £40,000 -
East Midlands +18 18 £40,000 -
Essex +19 17 £52,500 +13.51% 4
Bury St Edmunds +8 17 £52,500 +16.66%
Suffolk +7 17 £52,500 +10.52%
High Wycombe - 16 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +10 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Leicestershire +7 13 £40,000 +5.26%
Leeds +6 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Yorkshire -5 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Basildon - 13 £52,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +9 8 £40,000 -13.51%
Scotland +8 8 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow -1 8 £40,000 - 1
Leicester -2 6 £42,500 +11.84%
Bedford -4 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Milton Keynes +16 5 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire +10 5 £40,000 -
Northampton +9 5 £40,000 -
Berkshire +2 5 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Hertfordshire +2 5 £45,000 -25.00%
East Sussex -3 5 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Brighton -8 5 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Harpenden - 5 £45,000 -

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 532 (95.86%) C#
2 518 (93.33%) .NET
3 433 (78.02%) WPF
4 385 (69.37%) WCF
5 380 (68.47%) ASP.NET
6 343 (61.80%) Agile Software Development
7 330 (59.46%) SQL Server
8 320 (57.66%) MVC
9 288 (51.89%) JavaScript
10 282 (50.81%) HTML
11 255 (45.95%) CSS
12 249 (44.86%) LINQ
13 241 (43.42%) TDD
14 237 (42.70%) ASP.NET MVC
15 235 (42.34%) SQL
16 224 (40.36%) NUnit
17 207 (37.30%) Web Application Development
18 206 (37.12%) Scrum
19 199 (35.86%) Microsoft
20 197 (35.50%) NHibernate
21 191 (34.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 175 (31.53%) Rhino Mocks
22 175 (31.53%) .NET Framework
23 171 (30.81%) Windows
24 170 (30.63%) HTML5
25 167 (30.09%) T-SQL
26 153 (27.57%) Ajax
27 146 (26.31%) Finance
27 146 (26.31%) Web Services
28 142 (25.59%) 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 46 (8.29%) SharePoint
2 35 (6.31%) SharePoint 2013
3 27 (4.86%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (4.50%) IIS
5 7 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.90%) Apache
6 5 (0.90%) JBoss
6 5 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.72%) CMS
8 3 (0.54%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.54%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.54%) SAS
9 2 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.36%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.36%) LiveCycle
9 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 51 (9.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.72%) InfoPath
2 4 (0.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 36 (6.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.72%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.54%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.18%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.90%) GitHub
2 5 (0.90%) PaaS
2 5 (0.90%) SaaS
3 4 (0.72%) IaaS
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.59%) Internet
2 16 (2.88%) DNS
3 8 (1.44%) HTTP
4 6 (1.08%) FTP
5 3 (0.54%) SNMP
5 3 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.54%) WebEx
6 1 (0.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 122 (21.98%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (4.68%) MySQL
4 20 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.52%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (1.98%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.90%) Big Data
13 4 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.72%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.54%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.54%) Parquet
15 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
16 1 (0.18%) Redis
16 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 224 (40.36%) NUnit
2 175 (31.53%) Rhino Mocks
3 142 (25.59%) Subversion
4 67 (12.07%) MSTest
5 63 (11.35%) Visual Studio
6 54 (9.73%) Moq
7 34 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (3.42%) Selenium
9 17 (3.06%) JMeter
10 15 (2.70%) Gradle
10 15 (2.70%) Jenkins
10 15 (2.70%) TestNG
11 11 (1.98%) JIRA
11 11 (1.98%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 9 (1.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 7 (1.26%) FitNesse
14 5 (0.90%) Git (software)
14 5 (0.90%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 146 (26.31%) Finance
2 59 (10.63%) Games
3 52 (9.37%) Retail
4 38 (6.85%) Banking
5 27 (4.86%) Music Industry
6 17 (3.06%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.70%) Advertising
8 13 (2.34%) Marketing
9 8 (1.44%) Electronics
9 8 (1.44%) Front Office
9 8 (1.44%) Legal
9 8 (1.44%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.08%) Publishing
11 4 (0.72%) Law
12 3 (0.54%) French Language
12 3 (0.54%) German Language
12 3 (0.54%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.54%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 433 (78.02%) Developer
2 313 (56.40%) C# Developer
3 268 (48.29%) .NET Developer
4 185 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 116 (20.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 116 (20.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 71 (12.79%) Software Developer
7 68 (12.25%) Software Engineer
8 66 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 63 (11.35%) .NET Software Engineer
10 59 (10.63%) C# Software Engineer
11 56 (10.09%) Agile .NET Developer
11 56 (10.09%) Agile Developer
12 48 (8.65%) .NET Software Developer
13 46 (8.29%) C# Software Developer
14 38 (6.85%) Senior Developer
15 30 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
15 30 (5.41%) WPF Developer
16 26 (4.68%) Games Developer
16 26 (4.68%) Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 518 (93.33%) .NET
2 433 (78.02%) WPF
3 385 (69.37%) WCF
4 380 (68.47%) ASP.NET
5 282 (50.81%) HTML
6 255 (45.95%) CSS
7 249 (44.86%) LINQ
8 237 (42.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 197 (35.50%) NHibernate
10 191 (34.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 175 (31.53%) .NET Framework
12 170 (30.63%) HTML5
13 153 (27.57%) Ajax
14 146 (26.31%) Web Services
15 134 (24.14%) jQuery
16 105 (18.92%) Castle Windsor
16 105 (18.92%) MonoRail
17 101 (18.20%) XML
18 82 (14.77%) WinForms
19 77 (13.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.29%) Computer Science
2 27 (4.86%) Client/Server
2 27 (4.86%) Digital TV
3 26 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (3.96%) Mobile App
5 20 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.70%) User Experience
7 12 (2.16%) iPad
8 11 (1.98%) Smartphone
9 10 (1.80%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.62%) Xbox
11 7 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.08%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.08%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.08%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.08%) Physics
13 5 (0.90%) RIA
14 4 (0.72%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.54%) Digital Media
15 3 (0.54%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 171 (30.81%) Windows
2 26 (4.68%) Linux
3 13 (2.34%) Windows 8
4 12 (2.16%) Android
4 12 (2.16%) Unix
5 4 (0.72%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (61.80%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (57.66%) MVC
3 241 (43.42%) TDD
4 207 (37.30%) Web Application Development
5 206 (37.12%) Scrum
6 113 (20.36%) OO
7 103 (18.56%) MVVM
8 94 (16.94%) Software Engineering
9 84 (15.14%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (13.15%) BDD
11 65 (11.71%) Unit Testing
12 55 (9.91%) Kanban
12 55 (9.91%) UML
13 54 (9.73%) Use Case
14 50 (9.01%) DSDM
14 50 (9.01%) OOP
14 50 (9.01%) RUP
14 50 (9.01%) Service Delivery
15 40 (7.21%) Web Development
16 37 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 532 (95.86%) C#
2 288 (51.89%) JavaScript
3 235 (42.34%) SQL
4 167 (30.09%) T-SQL
5 117 (21.08%) VB.NET
6 93 (16.76%) Java
7 71 (12.79%) XAML
8 66 (11.89%) C++
9 56 (10.09%) VB
10 51 (9.19%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.98%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.62%) Ruby
13 5 (0.90%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.54%) C
14 3 (0.54%) Perl
14 3 (0.54%) Python
14 3 (0.54%) VBScript
15 2 (0.36%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.36%) X++
Qualifications
1 61 (10.99%) Degree
2 15 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 14 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.08%) PhD
5 2 (0.36%) CCNA
5 2 (0.36%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.36%) MCSE
5 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 13 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (1.08%) Control-M
2 3 (0.54%) Fluentd
2 3 (0.54%) Nagios
2 3 (0.54%) Nessus
2 3 (0.54%) QRadar
3 2 (0.36%) MIIS
4 1 (0.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 199 (35.86%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.23%) Oracle
3 22 (3.96%) Telerik
4 11 (1.98%) Infragistics
5 9 (1.62%) DevExpress
6 8 (1.44%) SAP
7 7 (1.26%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.08%) Google
9 5 (0.90%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.54%) ArcSight
10 3 (0.54%) EMC
10 3 (0.54%) IBM
10 3 (0.54%) NetApp
10 3 (0.54%) Qualys
10 3 (0.54%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.54%) Splunk
10 3 (0.54%) VMware
11 2 (0.36%) Rockwell
11 2 (0.36%) Siemens
11 2 (0.36%) SOASTA, Inc
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Brighton, East Sussex
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London
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Coventry
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Colchester, Essex
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