The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 177 167 109
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -58
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 31 5 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.65% 0.14% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 0.38% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 66
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1731 1321 1445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.08% 37.56% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1064 1243
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Yorkshire

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -9 27 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Wakefield - 1 £27,000 - 1
Silverlight
Yorkshire

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (98.15%) C#
3 45 (83.33%) WPF
4 34 (62.96%) ASP.NET
5 24 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 22 (40.74%) WCF
7 20 (37.04%) Degree
7 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (37.04%) OO
7 20 (37.04%) MVC
8 19 (35.19%) Android
9 18 (33.33%) WinForms
10 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
11 16 (29.63%) HTML
11 16 (29.63%) CSS
12 15 (27.78%) Android Development
13 13 (24.07%) .NET Framework
14 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
14 11 (20.37%) Multithreading
14 11 (20.37%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (18.52%) Computer Science
15 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
15 10 (18.52%) OOP
16 8 (14.81%) MVVM
16 8 (14.81%) Web Development
16 8 (14.81%) GIS
17 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
17 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
18 6 (11.11%) KnockoutJS

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.85%) NUnit
General
1 3 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (87.04%) Developer
2 33 (61.11%) C# Developer
3 32 (59.26%) .NET Developer
4 26 (48.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (18.52%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (18.52%) Software Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Software Engineer
6 9 (16.67%) WPF Developer
6 9 (16.67%) Silverlight Developer
7 8 (14.81%) Applications Developer
8 6 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
9 5 (9.26%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (9.26%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
11 3 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
12 2 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
12 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
12 2 (3.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (83.33%) WPF
3 34 (62.96%) ASP.NET
4 22 (40.74%) WCF
5 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (33.33%) WinForms
7 16 (29.63%) HTML
7 16 (29.63%) CSS
8 13 (24.07%) .NET Framework
9 6 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (11.11%) Ajax
10 5 (9.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (7.41%) jQuery
12 3 (5.56%) LINQ
12 3 (5.56%) CSS3
12 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (5.56%) HTML5
13 2 (3.70%) Web Services
13 2 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 8 (14.81%) GIS
4 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Android
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) OO
1 20 (37.04%) MVC
2 15 (27.78%) Android Development
3 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
3 11 (20.37%) Multithreading
4 10 (18.52%) OOP
5 8 (14.81%) MVVM
5 8 (14.81%) Web Development
6 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.56%) UML
7 3 (5.56%) OOD
8 2 (3.70%) Time Management
8 2 (3.70%) ITIL
8 2 (3.70%) ERP
9 1 (1.85%) Scrum
9 1 (1.85%) Zachman Framework
9 1 (1.85%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.85%) Project Management
9 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 53 (98.15%) C#
2 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.11%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 4 (7.41%) XAML
5 3 (5.56%) PHP
5 3 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.70%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.85%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) TickIT
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) VMware
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