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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 180 165 107
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -58
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 29 6 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.60% 0.17% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.63% 0.45% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 71
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £37,500 £30,495
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £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
1778 1324 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.51% 37.43% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1065 1230
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £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 11 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 11 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 -22 27 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Silverlight
Yorkshire

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (98.08%) C#
3 44 (84.62%) WPF
4 31 (59.62%) ASP.NET
5 26 (50.00%) WCF
6 21 (40.38%) OO
7 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 20 (38.46%) WinForms
8 18 (34.62%) Degree
9 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (30.77%) MVC
10 15 (28.85%) Android
11 14 (26.92%) .NET Framework
11 14 (26.92%) CSS
11 14 (26.92%) HTML
11 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
12 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
12 13 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (25.00%) Android Development
13 12 (23.08%) Multithreading
14 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
14 11 (21.15%) OOP
15 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
16 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
17 8 (15.38%) Web Development
18 7 (13.46%) Ajax
18 7 (13.46%) Windows
18 7 (13.46%) SQL
18 7 (13.46%) VB.NET

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 5 (9.62%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.62%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.85%) NUnit
General
1 3 (5.77%) Electronics
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (88.46%) Developer
2 36 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 32 (61.54%) C# Developer
4 26 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (17.31%) C# Software Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Software Engineer
6 8 (15.38%) WPF Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Silverlight Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Applications Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Software Developer
8 6 (11.54%) .NET Applications Developer
9 5 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (9.62%) .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (84.62%) WPF
3 31 (59.62%) ASP.NET
4 26 (50.00%) WCF
5 20 (38.46%) WinForms
6 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (26.92%) HTML
7 14 (26.92%) .NET Framework
7 14 (26.92%) CSS
8 7 (13.46%) Ajax
9 5 (9.62%) LINQ
9 5 (9.62%) jQuery
9 5 (9.62%) CSS3
9 5 (9.62%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (9.62%) HTML5
9 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (5.77%) Web Services
12 2 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.54%) GIS
4 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Android
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) OO
2 16 (30.77%) MVC
3 13 (25.00%) Android Development
4 12 (23.08%) Multithreading
5 11 (21.15%) OOP
6 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.38%) Web Development
9 6 (11.54%) MVVM
10 3 (5.77%) OOD
11 2 (3.85%) UML
11 2 (3.85%) ITIL
11 2 (3.85%) ERP
11 2 (3.85%) Project Management
11 2 (3.85%) Time Management
12 1 (1.92%) Data Protection
12 1 (1.92%) Customer Engagement
12 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
12 1 (1.92%) Scrum
12 1 (1.92%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) C#
2 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.46%) SQL
3 7 (13.46%) VB.NET
4 6 (11.54%) XAML
5 5 (9.62%) PHP
5 5 (9.62%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.92%) MBCS
4 1 (1.92%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.92%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) VMware
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £34000 per annum + pension, healthcare, progression
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield
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Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + 20% annual bonus, MS Certs, 4% Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 24 days ago