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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
UK
Rank 647 678 521
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -157
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 205 276 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.27% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.70% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 197 259 431
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 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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
32702 39205 39906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.42% 38.28% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28085 33754 34152
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +27 197 £50,000 +11.11% 20
London +38 112 £50,000 - 12
South East +58 27 £45,000 +5.88% 5
North West +1 24 £55,000 - 2
Manchester -13 24 £55,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +36 16 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire +33 16 £55,000 - 1
Leeds +26 16 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +52 10 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East Midlands +6 10 £55,000 +29.41%
Egham - 10 £47,500 -
County Antrim - 8 £47,500 - 1
Northern Ireland - 8 £47,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £31,500 - 1
East of England +24 6 £43,750 -0.56%
Nottingham +7 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Nottinghamshire -4 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Belfast - 5 £47,500 -
Berkshire +51 4 £38,250 -8.92%
Leicestershire -7 4 £50,000 +17.64%
Wallingford - 4 £31,500 -
Fareham - 4 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Reading +45 3 £31,500 -25.88%
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £35,000 -
Coalville - 3 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £50,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £35,000 -
Horsham +5 2 £41,250 -16.66%

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 398 (93.87%) .NET
2 396 (93.40%) C#
3 335 (79.01%) WPF
4 319 (75.24%) WCF
5 318 (75.00%) ASP.NET
6 287 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
7 272 (64.15%) SQL Server
8 261 (61.56%) MVC
9 242 (57.08%) JavaScript
10 238 (56.13%) HTML
11 237 (55.90%) SQL
12 227 (53.54%) NUnit
13 220 (51.89%) CSS
14 212 (50.00%) LINQ
15 207 (48.82%) ASP.NET MVC
16 203 (47.88%) Scrum
17 189 (44.58%) Web Application Development
18 187 (44.10%) NHibernate
19 182 (42.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 179 (42.22%) TDD
21 164 (38.68%) Rhino Mocks
22 160 (37.74%) T-SQL
23 155 (36.56%) Ajax
24 146 (34.43%) Finance
25 135 (31.84%) HTML5
26 134 (31.60%) Microsoft
27 132 (31.13%) Subversion
28 127 (29.95%) MVVM
29 111 (26.18%) XML
30 110 (25.94%) 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 45 (10.61%) SharePoint
2 28 (6.60%) IIS
3 26 (6.13%) BizTalk Server
3 26 (6.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (3.30%) NetWeaver
4 14 (3.30%) WebSphere
4 14 (3.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (3.07%) CMS
6 10 (2.36%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (1.42%) Apache
7 6 (1.42%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.18%) Orchard CMS
9 2 (0.47%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.24%) Drupal
10 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (6.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.47%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.47%) Office 365
2 2 (0.47%) SaaS
2 2 (0.47%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.25%) Internet
2 13 (3.07%) DNS
3 6 (1.42%) HTTP
3 6 (1.42%) RS-232
3 6 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.71%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.71%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.47%) RTP
5 2 (0.47%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.24%) Firewall
6 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (64.15%) SQL Server
2 109 (25.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 20 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.42%) MarkLogic
7 6 (1.42%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.71%) RavenDB
8 3 (0.71%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.47%) Big Data
9 2 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.47%) OLAP
10 1 (0.24%) ActiveReports
10 1 (0.24%) MySQL
10 1 (0.24%) OLTP
10 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.24%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 227 (53.54%) NUnit
2 164 (38.68%) Rhino Mocks
3 132 (31.13%) Subversion
4 73 (17.22%) MSTest
5 52 (12.26%) Moq
6 20 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (4.48%) Visual Studio
8 14 (3.30%) PVCS
9 10 (2.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 8 (1.89%) NuGet
10 8 (1.89%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Blend
12 5 (1.18%) Log4Net
13 4 (0.94%) Git (software)
14 3 (0.71%) MSI
14 3 (0.71%) Selenium
14 3 (0.71%) WiX
15 2 (0.47%) JIRA
16 1 (0.24%) JMeter
16 1 (0.24%) TestNG
General
1 146 (34.43%) Finance
2 52 (12.26%) Games
3 44 (10.38%) Banking
4 26 (6.13%) Music Industry
4 26 (6.13%) Retail
5 8 (1.89%) Marketing
6 5 (1.18%) Publishing
7 4 (0.94%) Back Office
7 4 (0.94%) Electronics
8 3 (0.71%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.71%) Front Office
8 3 (0.71%) Military
9 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.47%) Law
9 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 330 (77.83%) Developer
2 245 (57.78%) C# Developer
3 207 (48.82%) .NET Developer
4 166 (39.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 92 (21.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 92 (21.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 67 (15.80%) .NET Software Engineer
6 67 (15.80%) C# Software Engineer
6 67 (15.80%) Software Engineer
7 62 (14.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 52 (12.26%) Agile .NET Developer
8 52 (12.26%) Agile Developer
9 38 (8.96%) Senior Developer
10 26 (6.13%) Agile C# Developer
10 26 (6.13%) Games Developer
10 26 (6.13%) Internet Developer
11 24 (5.66%) Software Developer
12 22 (5.19%) SQL Developer
13 17 (4.01%) Senior .NET Developer
14 16 (3.77%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (93.87%) .NET
2 335 (79.01%) WPF
3 319 (75.24%) WCF
4 318 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 238 (56.13%) HTML
6 220 (51.89%) CSS
7 212 (50.00%) LINQ
8 207 (48.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 187 (44.10%) NHibernate
10 182 (42.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 155 (36.56%) Ajax
12 135 (31.84%) HTML5
13 111 (26.18%) XML
14 110 (25.94%) Castle Windsor
15 104 (24.53%) MonoRail
15 104 (24.53%) Web Services
16 92 (21.70%) .NET Framework
17 89 (20.99%) jQuery
18 66 (15.57%) SOAP
18 66 (15.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.08%) Client/Server
1 30 (7.08%) Computer Science
2 28 (6.60%) Mobile App
3 26 (6.13%) Digital TV
4 17 (4.01%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.59%) Internet of Things
7 10 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.65%) User Experience
9 4 (0.94%) Derivative
9 4 (0.94%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.94%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.71%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.71%) Industrial Internet of Things
11 2 (0.47%) EPoS
11 2 (0.47%) Equities
11 2 (0.47%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.47%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.24%) iPhone
12 1 (0.24%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 99 (23.35%) Windows
2 25 (5.90%) Apple iOS
3 18 (4.25%) Android
4 12 (2.83%) Linux
5 10 (2.36%) Windows 8
6 7 (1.65%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.94%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.94%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.71%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.71%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (61.56%) MVC
3 203 (47.88%) Scrum
4 189 (44.58%) Web Application Development
5 179 (42.22%) TDD
6 127 (29.95%) MVVM
7 109 (25.71%) Software Engineering
8 107 (25.24%) OO
9 71 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
10 68 (16.04%) UML
11 65 (15.33%) RUP
12 63 (14.86%) BDD
13 62 (14.62%) DSDM
13 62 (14.62%) Service Delivery
13 62 (14.62%) Use Case
14 55 (12.97%) Kanban
15 43 (10.14%) SDLC
16 36 (8.49%) E-Commerce
17 35 (8.25%) Unit Testing
18 28 (6.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 396 (93.40%) C#
2 242 (57.08%) JavaScript
3 237 (55.90%) SQL
4 160 (37.74%) T-SQL
5 101 (23.82%) VB.NET
6 93 (21.93%) C++
7 90 (21.23%) Java
8 77 (18.16%) PL/SQL
9 57 (13.44%) VB
10 31 (7.31%) XAML
11 8 (1.89%) PHP
12 4 (0.94%) XPath
13 3 (0.71%) C
14 2 (0.47%) Perl
14 2 (0.47%) Python
14 2 (0.47%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.24%) VB6
15 1 (0.24%) VBA
15 1 (0.24%) X++
Qualifications
1 43 (10.14%) Degree
2 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.94%) ISEB
3 4 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.30%) ISO 9001
2 10 (2.36%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 134 (31.60%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.25%) Oracle
3 16 (3.77%) SAP
4 14 (3.30%) IBM
5 8 (1.89%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.71%) JD Edwards
6 3 (0.71%) Telerik
7 2 (0.47%) Tableau
8 1 (0.24%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.24%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.24%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Antrim
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Fareham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Oxfordshire
greywood
Salary: £40000. - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago