The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 174 178 154
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 21 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.45% 0.54% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 1.52% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 29
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Silverlight
Yorkshire

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1652 1775 1479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.23% 35.58% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1364 1453 1219
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the West Yorkshire region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 15 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Wakefield - 4 £22,500 - 1
Pontefract - 2 £37,500 -
Silverlight
Yorkshire

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 79 (100.00%) C#
2 78 (98.73%) .NET
2 78 (98.73%) ASP.NET
3 65 (82.28%) MVC
4 55 (69.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (63.29%) SQL Server
6 48 (60.76%) WPF
7 35 (44.30%) Android
8 34 (43.04%) Android Development
9 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (35.44%) .NET Framework
11 26 (32.91%) SQL
12 25 (31.65%) Windows
12 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
13 23 (29.11%) WinForms
14 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
15 19 (24.05%) HTML
16 18 (22.78%) VB.NET
16 18 (22.78%) CSS
16 18 (22.78%) Visual Studio
16 18 (22.78%) Ajax
17 17 (21.52%) UML
17 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
18 16 (20.25%) IIS
19 15 (18.99%) XAML
19 15 (18.99%) WCF
19 15 (18.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 14 (17.72%) OO
21 13 (16.46%) Degree

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (20.25%) IIS
2 8 (10.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (63.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) MySQL
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle9i Database
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Visual Studio
2 10 (12.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (12.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (10.13%) NUnit
4 7 (8.86%) MSTest
4 7 (8.86%) Moq
5 1 (1.27%) Subversion
5 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 64 (81.01%) Developer
2 30 (37.97%) .NET Developer
3 21 (26.58%) Senior Developer
4 19 (24.05%) Applications Developer
5 17 (21.52%) Software Developer
6 16 (20.25%) C# Developer
7 15 (18.99%) Software Engineer
8 14 (17.72%) .NET Applications Developer
9 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (10.13%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (10.13%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (8.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (8.86%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (8.86%) Agile C# Developer
11 7 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (8.86%) Senior Applications Developer
12 6 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (7.59%) Junior
13 5 (6.33%) Junior Software Engineer
13 5 (6.33%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (98.73%) .NET
1 78 (98.73%) ASP.NET
2 55 (69.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 48 (60.76%) WPF
4 28 (35.44%) .NET Framework
5 23 (29.11%) WinForms
6 19 (24.05%) HTML
7 18 (22.78%) Ajax
7 18 (22.78%) CSS
8 15 (18.99%) WCF
8 15 (18.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (15.19%) Entity Framework
10 11 (13.92%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (12.66%) HTML5
11 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (11.39%) jQuery
13 8 (10.13%) CSS3
14 7 (8.86%) Ninject
14 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (8.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
1 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
1 1 (1.27%) GIS
1 1 (1.27%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (1.27%) Social Media
1 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.30%) Android
2 25 (31.65%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (82.28%) MVC
2 34 (43.04%) Android Development
3 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (21.52%) UML
4 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
5 14 (17.72%) OO
6 8 (10.13%) Scrum
6 8 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.86%) TDD
7 7 (8.86%) SOA
8 6 (7.59%) Web Development
9 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.80%) OOD
11 1 (1.27%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.27%) Data Modelling
11 1 (1.27%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.27%) Time Management
11 1 (1.27%) MVVM
11 1 (1.27%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (32.91%) SQL
3 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
4 18 (22.78%) VB.NET
5 15 (18.99%) XAML
6 11 (13.92%) Java
7 9 (11.39%) PHP
8 3 (3.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) Xamarin
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle
4 6 (7.59%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) Sencha
5 1 (1.27%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.27%) QNX
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