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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 135 166 163
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -3
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 65 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.37% 0.66% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.91% 1.69% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 54 23 20
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -23.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
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
1663 1658 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.94% 38.96% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1328 1401
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +40 53 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Wakefield - 6 £31,000 - 1
Castleford 0 2 £28,500 -1.72% 1
Silverlight
Yorkshire

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 131 (99.24%) C#
1 131 (99.24%) .NET
2 116 (87.88%) ASP.NET
3 107 (81.06%) WPF
4 100 (75.76%) MVC
5 94 (71.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 70 (53.03%) SQL Server
7 61 (46.21%) JavaScript
8 59 (44.70%) HTML
9 56 (42.42%) Android
10 54 (40.91%) CSS
11 51 (38.64%) Android Development
12 50 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
13 44 (33.33%) Software Engineering
14 35 (26.52%) .NET Framework
15 31 (23.48%) XAML
16 27 (20.45%) Microsoft
16 27 (20.45%) WinForms
17 24 (18.18%) Windows
17 24 (18.18%) Visual Studio
18 22 (16.67%) Degree
18 22 (16.67%) Web Services
19 21 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (15.91%) WCF
19 21 (15.91%) Scrum
19 21 (15.91%) KnockoutJS
20 20 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 19 (14.39%) SQL
22 16 (12.12%) Ajax
22 16 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (12.12%) IIS
2 12 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (53.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
2 12 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 12 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 12 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (7.58%) MySQL
4 1 (0.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 16 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (11.36%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.76%) Subversion
4 1 (0.76%) Hudson
4 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.76%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 94 (71.21%) Developer
2 37 (28.03%) Software Engineer
2 37 (28.03%) C# Developer
3 35 (26.52%) Applications Developer
4 34 (25.76%) Senior Developer
5 32 (24.24%) .NET Developer
6 23 (17.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (16.67%) Software Developer
8 20 (15.15%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 20 (15.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 19 (14.39%) .NET Applications Developer
10 17 (12.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 15 (11.36%) C# Software Developer
11 15 (11.36%) Senior Applications Developer
12 13 (9.85%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (9.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
14 10 (7.58%) Junior
15 9 (6.82%) WPF Developer
16 8 (6.06%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (99.24%) .NET
2 116 (87.88%) ASP.NET
3 107 (81.06%) WPF
4 94 (71.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 59 (44.70%) HTML
6 54 (40.91%) CSS
7 35 (26.52%) .NET Framework
8 27 (20.45%) WinForms
9 22 (16.67%) Web Services
10 21 (15.91%) WCF
10 21 (15.91%) KnockoutJS
11 20 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (12.12%) Ajax
13 15 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (8.33%) jQuery
15 11 (8.33%) HTML5
16 9 (6.82%) LINQ
16 9 (6.82%) CSS3
17 6 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.55%) GIS
2 1 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (0.76%) Social Media
2 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 56 (42.42%) Android
2 24 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.76%) UNIX
3 1 (0.76%) AIX
3 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.76%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (75.76%) MVC
2 51 (38.64%) Android Development
3 50 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 21 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (15.91%) Scrum
6 9 (6.82%) OO
7 6 (4.55%) MVVM
7 6 (4.55%) UML
8 4 (3.03%) Web Development
9 2 (1.52%) CRM
9 2 (1.52%) OOD
10 1 (0.76%) TDD
10 1 (0.76%) Business Analysis
10 1 (0.76%) Unit Testing
10 1 (0.76%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (0.76%) Multithreading
10 1 (0.76%) Time Management
10 1 (0.76%) B2B
10 1 (0.76%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 131 (99.24%) C#
2 61 (46.21%) JavaScript
3 31 (23.48%) XAML
4 19 (14.39%) SQL
5 16 (12.12%) VB.NET
6 12 (9.09%) PHP
7 9 (6.82%) Java
8 2 (1.52%) C++
9 1 (0.76%) VB6
9 1 (0.76%) Ruby
9 1 (0.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.76%) VB
9 1 (0.76%) Perl
9 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (16.67%) Degree
2 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.85%) Oracle
3 9 (6.82%) VMware
4 6 (4.55%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.76%) Sencha
5 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.76%) QNX
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package inc. pension
Posted: 5 days ago