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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 171 177 124
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -53
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 45 6 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.88% 0.16% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.74% 0.42% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 6 61
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £38,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1645 1430 1669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.23% 38.62% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1196 1454
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +4 38 £42,500 - 12
Wakefield - 1 £27,000 -
Bradford - 1 £38,500 -
Castleford - 1 £28,500 - 1
Silverlight
Yorkshire

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (97.22%) C#
3 56 (77.78%) WPF
4 48 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 39 (54.17%) MVC
5 39 (54.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
7 34 (47.22%) SQL Server
8 33 (45.83%) Android
9 30 (41.67%) HTML
10 27 (37.50%) CSS
11 26 (36.11%) Android Development
12 24 (33.33%) Degree
13 22 (30.56%) Software Engineering
14 20 (27.78%) .NET Framework
14 20 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (16.67%) WinForms
16 11 (15.28%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (15.28%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (15.28%) MVVM
16 11 (15.28%) GIS
17 10 (13.89%) WCF
18 9 (12.50%) Visual Studio
19 8 (11.11%) OO
19 8 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
19 8 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
20 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
20 7 (9.72%) Web Development
21 6 (8.33%) Multithreading

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (5.56%) IIS
1 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (1.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 8 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
4 1 (1.39%) Hudson
4 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (4.17%) Electronics
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (73.61%) Developer
2 33 (45.83%) C# Developer
3 25 (34.72%) .NET Developer
4 22 (30.56%) Software Engineer
4 22 (30.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (19.44%) Software Developer
5 14 (19.44%) Applications Developer
6 12 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
6 12 (16.67%) Silverlight Developer
6 12 (16.67%) WPF Developer
7 10 (13.89%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (13.89%) .NET Applications Developer
7 10 (13.89%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Senior Silverlight Developer
11 2 (2.78%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (2.78%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (77.78%) WPF
3 48 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 39 (54.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (41.67%) HTML
6 27 (37.50%) CSS
7 20 (27.78%) .NET Framework
8 12 (16.67%) WinForms
9 11 (15.28%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (13.89%) WCF
11 8 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (6.94%) Ajax
13 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (5.56%) jQuery
14 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
14 3 (4.17%) XML
15 2 (2.78%) Web Services
15 2 (2.78%) HTML5
15 2 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) GIS
2 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.39%) iPad
3 1 (1.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.83%) Android
2 5 (6.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) AIX
3 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.17%) MVC
2 26 (36.11%) Android Development
3 22 (30.56%) Software Engineering
4 20 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (15.28%) MVVM
6 8 (11.11%) OO
7 7 (9.72%) Web Development
8 6 (8.33%) Multithreading
9 5 (6.94%) OOP
10 3 (4.17%) CRM
10 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.78%) ERP
11 2 (2.78%) OOD
11 2 (2.78%) UML
12 1 (1.39%) ITIL
12 1 (1.39%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.39%) B2B
12 1 (1.39%) B2C
12 1 (1.39%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.39%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 70 (97.22%) C#
2 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.33%) SQL
4 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.56%) PHP
6 3 (4.17%) Java
6 3 (4.17%) XAML
7 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.39%) VB
8 1 (1.39%) Perl
8 1 (1.39%) C++
8 1 (1.39%) VB6
8 1 (1.39%) Ruby
8 1 (1.39%) Python
8 1 (1.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 24 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle
3 1 (1.39%) VMware
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 32,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable, Plus B
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable, Plus B
Posted: 18 days ago