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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 132 185 139
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -46
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 79 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.68% 0.56% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.72% 1.43% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57 21 37
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
1673 1673 1674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.51% 39.08% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1393 1479
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +53 72 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Castleford +3 3 £28,500 -1.72% 1
Wakefield - 1 £31,000 -
Silverlight
Yorkshire

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 126 (99.21%) C#
1 126 (99.21%) .NET
2 109 (85.83%) ASP.NET
3 106 (83.46%) WPF
4 91 (71.65%) MVC
5 90 (70.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 68 (53.54%) JavaScript
7 64 (50.39%) SQL Server
8 63 (49.61%) HTML
9 58 (45.67%) CSS
10 50 (39.37%) Android
11 46 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (33.07%) Android Development
13 38 (29.92%) Software Engineering
14 34 (26.77%) .NET Framework
15 30 (23.62%) XAML
16 23 (18.11%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (17.32%) Web Services
17 22 (17.32%) Degree
18 21 (16.54%) Visual Studio
18 21 (16.54%) Scrum
18 21 (16.54%) WinForms
18 21 (16.54%) KnockoutJS
19 20 (15.75%) Microsoft
20 18 (14.17%) WCF
20 18 (14.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 16 (12.60%) Windows
21 16 (12.60%) Team Foundation Server
22 14 (11.02%) SQL
23 13 (10.24%) ASP.NET Web API

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (9.45%) IIS
2 10 (7.87%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (2.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (50.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.87%) Oracle9i Database
2 10 (7.87%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (7.87%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (7.87%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.09%) MySQL
4 1 (0.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (16.54%) Visual Studio
2 16 (12.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (10.24%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.79%) Hudson
4 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.79%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 2 (1.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 94 (74.02%) Developer
2 41 (32.28%) C# Developer
3 36 (28.35%) Applications Developer
3 36 (28.35%) Senior Developer
4 32 (25.20%) Software Engineer
5 31 (24.41%) .NET Developer
6 27 (21.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (15.75%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 20 (15.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 20 (15.75%) Software Developer
8 18 (14.17%) .NET Applications Developer
9 16 (12.60%) C# Software Developer
9 16 (12.60%) Senior Software Engineer
9 16 (12.60%) Senior C# Developer
10 15 (11.81%) Senior Applications Developer
11 13 (10.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (7.87%) Junior
12 10 (7.87%) WPF Developer
13 9 (7.09%) Silverlight Developer
14 8 (6.30%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (99.21%) .NET
2 109 (85.83%) ASP.NET
3 106 (83.46%) WPF
4 90 (70.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 63 (49.61%) HTML
6 58 (45.67%) CSS
7 34 (26.77%) .NET Framework
8 22 (17.32%) Web Services
9 21 (16.54%) WinForms
9 21 (16.54%) KnockoutJS
10 18 (14.17%) WCF
10 18 (14.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (10.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (9.45%) Ajax
12 12 (9.45%) jQuery
13 10 (7.87%) HTML5
13 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (6.30%) LINQ
14 8 (6.30%) AngularJS
14 8 (6.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.30%) GIS
2 1 (0.79%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.79%) Social Media
2 1 (0.79%) iPad
2 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
2 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (39.37%) Android
2 16 (12.60%) Windows
3 1 (0.79%) AIX
3 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.79%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (71.65%) MVC
2 46 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (33.07%) Android Development
4 38 (29.92%) Software Engineering
5 23 (18.11%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (16.54%) Scrum
7 8 (6.30%) MVVM
8 6 (4.72%) OO
9 3 (2.36%) CRM
9 3 (2.36%) UML
9 3 (2.36%) OOD
10 1 (0.79%) B2B
10 1 (0.79%) B2C
10 1 (0.79%) ERP
10 1 (0.79%) Data Modelling
10 1 (0.79%) TDD
10 1 (0.79%) Business Analysis
10 1 (0.79%) Web Development
10 1 (0.79%) Unit Testing
10 1 (0.79%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 126 (99.21%) C#
2 68 (53.54%) JavaScript
3 30 (23.62%) XAML
4 14 (11.02%) SQL
5 12 (9.45%) VB.NET
6 11 (8.66%) PHP
7 4 (3.15%) Java
8 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.57%) C++
9 1 (0.79%) Perl
9 1 (0.79%) VB
9 1 (0.79%) Python
9 1 (0.79%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.79%) VB6
9 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (17.32%) Degree
2 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle
3 8 (6.30%) VMware
4 1 (0.79%) Sencha
4 1 (0.79%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.79%) QNX
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension, Health, Life Assurance, Fle
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago