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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 674 572 423
Rank change year-on-year
-102 -149
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 273 447 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.41% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 1.07% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 261 379 703
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £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
39453 41762 48750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.35% 37.85% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34118 35470 41216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -111 263 £45,000 -5.26% 32
London -61 132 £50,000 -9.09% 11
South East +3 37 £40,000 -20.00% 5
East of England -12 31 £41,250 -25.00% 4
North West +16 20 £55,000 +22.22% 7
West Yorkshire +13 16 £55,000 +46.66%
Leeds +2 16 £55,000 +29.41%
Manchester -1 16 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Yorkshire -12 16 £55,000 +46.66%
Buckinghamshire +26 15 £40,000 - 3
South West +22 14 £42,500 +26.86% 2
High Wycombe - 13 £40,000 - 3
East Midlands +10 12 £42,500 -12.82% 2
Essex +8 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bristol - 10 £42,500 - 2
City of London +27 9 £45,000 -12.62%
Hertfordshire +3 9 £30,000 -50.00%
Suffolk +13 7 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Scotland +13 7 £40,000 +15.94%
East Sussex +13 7 £44,000 +25.71%
Leicestershire +13 7 £42,500 -22.72%
Brighton +10 7 £44,000 +25.71%
Glasgow +3 7 £40,000 +6.66%
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £30,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 7 £45,000 - 2
Leicester - 7 £42,500 -
Horsham - 6 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 6 £52,500 -
Hampshire 0 5 £39,500 -21.00% 1
Fareham -2 5 £39,500 +31.66%

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 542 (95.93%) C#
2 534 (94.51%) .NET
3 426 (75.40%) WPF
4 423 (74.87%) ASP.NET
5 384 (67.96%) WCF
6 383 (67.79%) Agile Software Development
7 371 (65.66%) SQL Server
8 353 (62.48%) MVC
9 302 (53.45%) JavaScript
10 277 (49.03%) HTML
11 261 (46.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 254 (44.96%) CSS
13 240 (42.48%) TDD
14 235 (41.59%) LINQ
15 226 (40.00%) Microsoft
16 225 (39.82%) SQL
17 212 (37.52%) NUnit
18 205 (36.28%) Scrum
18 205 (36.28%) .NET Framework
19 201 (35.58%) NHibernate
20 199 (35.22%) Web Application Development
21 194 (34.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 173 (30.62%) Rhino Mocks
23 168 (29.73%) Subversion
24 165 (29.20%) Ajax
25 161 (28.50%) HTML5
26 158 (27.96%) Finance
27 157 (27.79%) Windows
28 156 (27.61%) T-SQL
29 139 (24.60%) SQL Server 2014

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 49 (8.67%) SharePoint
2 32 (5.66%) SharePoint 2013
3 31 (5.49%) IIS
4 26 (4.60%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (2.12%) Apache
6 8 (1.42%) Drupal
7 6 (1.06%) JBoss
8 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.53%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.53%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.53%) CMS
9 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.53%) SAS
9 3 (0.53%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.35%) Node.js
10 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 79 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.35%) MS Office
2 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (4.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.35%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.18%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.77%) PaaS
3 9 (1.59%) GitHub
3 9 (1.59%) IaaS
4 4 (0.71%) SaaS
5 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.84%) Internet
2 15 (2.65%) DNS
3 8 (1.42%) HTTP
4 6 (1.06%) FTP
5 5 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.53%) SNMP
7 2 (0.35%) Broadband
7 2 (0.35%) Firewall
7 2 (0.35%) Intranet
7 2 (0.35%) Multicast
7 2 (0.35%) WebEx
8 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (65.66%) SQL Server
2 139 (24.60%) SQL Server 2014
3 57 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (8.67%) MySQL
5 38 (6.73%) NoSQL
6 36 (6.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.59%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.06%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.88%) Big Data
12 3 (0.53%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.53%) Parquet
12 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 212 (37.52%) NUnit
2 173 (30.62%) Rhino Mocks
3 168 (29.73%) Subversion
4 63 (11.15%) MSTest
5 61 (10.80%) Visual Studio
6 58 (10.27%) Moq
7 23 (4.07%) Git (software)
8 17 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (1.95%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 9 (1.59%) JIRA
11 5 (0.88%) FitNesse
11 5 (0.88%) Selenium
11 5 (0.88%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.71%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.53%) Gradle
13 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.53%) JMeter
13 3 (0.53%) TestNG
14 2 (0.35%) Maven
14 2 (0.35%) ReSharper
General
1 158 (27.96%) Finance
2 53 (9.38%) Games
3 51 (9.03%) Retail
4 36 (6.37%) Banking
5 27 (4.78%) Music Industry
6 25 (4.42%) Advertising
7 17 (3.01%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.30%) Marketing
9 9 (1.59%) Front Office
9 9 (1.59%) Legal
10 8 (1.42%) Electronics
10 8 (1.42%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.71%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.71%) Law
11 4 (0.71%) Publishing
12 3 (0.53%) Back Office
13 2 (0.35%) French Language
13 2 (0.35%) German Language
13 2 (0.35%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 456 (80.71%) Developer
2 320 (56.64%) C# Developer
3 306 (54.16%) .NET Developer
4 205 (36.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 148 (26.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 141 (24.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 88 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 81 (14.34%) Software Developer
9 72 (12.74%) Software Engineer
10 69 (12.21%) Senior Developer
11 67 (11.86%) Agile Developer
12 64 (11.33%) Agile .NET Developer
13 62 (10.97%) .NET Software Developer
13 62 (10.97%) C# Software Engineer
14 56 (9.91%) .NET Software Engineer
14 56 (9.91%) C# Software Developer
15 47 (8.32%) Senior .NET Developer
16 41 (7.26%) Agile C# Developer
17 36 (6.37%) Senior C# Developer
18 32 (5.66%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 534 (94.51%) .NET
2 426 (75.40%) WPF
3 423 (74.87%) ASP.NET
4 384 (67.96%) WCF
5 277 (49.03%) HTML
6 261 (46.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 254 (44.96%) CSS
8 235 (41.59%) LINQ
9 205 (36.28%) .NET Framework
10 201 (35.58%) NHibernate
11 194 (34.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 165 (29.20%) Ajax
13 161 (28.50%) HTML5
14 114 (20.18%) jQuery
15 108 (19.12%) Web Services
16 107 (18.94%) Castle Windsor
17 105 (18.58%) MonoRail
18 92 (16.28%) Entity Framework
18 92 (16.28%) XML
19 87 (15.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.43%) Computer Science
2 37 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.49%) Client/Server
4 28 (4.96%) User Experience
5 27 (4.78%) DTV
6 24 (4.25%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.42%) iPad
9 7 (1.24%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.24%) RIA
10 6 (1.06%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.88%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.71%) FMCG
12 4 (0.71%) Xbox
13 3 (0.53%) CLARiiON
13 3 (0.53%) EMC VNX
13 3 (0.53%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.53%) Streaming Video
14 2 (0.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 157 (27.79%) Windows
2 22 (3.89%) Linux
3 20 (3.54%) Unix
4 13 (2.30%) Android
5 11 (1.95%) Windows 8
6 5 (0.88%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.88%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (67.79%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (62.48%) MVC
3 240 (42.48%) TDD
4 205 (36.28%) Scrum
5 199 (35.22%) Web Application Development
6 138 (24.42%) OO
7 117 (20.71%) MVVM
8 116 (20.53%) Software Engineering
9 92 (16.28%) Unit Testing
10 77 (13.63%) Continuous Integration
11 65 (11.50%) BDD
12 55 (9.73%) Kanban
12 55 (9.73%) OOP
13 51 (9.03%) Service Delivery
13 51 (9.03%) UML
14 50 (8.85%) DSDM
14 50 (8.85%) RUP
14 50 (8.85%) Use Case
15 40 (7.08%) Multithreading
15 40 (7.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 542 (95.93%) C#
2 302 (53.45%) JavaScript
3 225 (39.82%) SQL
4 156 (27.61%) T-SQL
5 132 (23.36%) VB.NET
6 84 (14.87%) Java
7 68 (12.04%) VB
8 67 (11.86%) XAML
9 66 (11.68%) C++
10 51 (9.03%) PL/SQL
11 17 (3.01%) Ruby
12 11 (1.95%) PHP
13 9 (1.59%) TypeScript
14 8 (1.42%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.88%) C
15 5 (0.88%) Python
16 3 (0.53%) Perl
16 3 (0.53%) VBScript
17 2 (0.35%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (10.44%) Degree
2 14 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.18%) CCNA
4 1 (0.18%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.18%) MCSE
4 1 (0.18%) PhD
4 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 13 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (1.24%) Control-M
2 3 (0.53%) Fluentd
2 3 (0.53%) MOM
2 3 (0.53%) Nagios
2 3 (0.53%) Nessus
2 3 (0.53%) QRadar
3 2 (0.35%) MIIS
Vendors
1 226 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.78%) Oracle
3 23 (4.07%) Telerik
4 11 (1.95%) Infragistics
5 10 (1.77%) DevExpress
5 10 (1.77%) Google
5 10 (1.77%) SAP
6 5 (0.88%) Cognizant
7 4 (0.71%) Adobe
7 4 (0.71%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.53%) ArcSight
8 3 (0.53%) EMC
8 3 (0.53%) IBM
8 3 (0.53%) NetApp
8 3 (0.53%) Qualys
8 3 (0.53%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.53%) Splunk
8 3 (0.53%) VMware
9 2 (0.35%) Citrix
9 2 (0.35%) Siemens
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Suffolk
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35,000-£45,000
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Lancashire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
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London
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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London
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
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Reading, RG1
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London
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Coventry
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Hampshire
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Derby
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London
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Greater Manchester
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