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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 189 161 186
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +25
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 16 54 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.36% 1.12% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% 3.15% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 48 22
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1733 1713 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.18% 35.58% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1450 1361
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 -21 16 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Silverlight
Yorkshire

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 33 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 33 (97.06%) WPF
3 30 (88.24%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (88.24%) NUnit
3 30 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 30 (88.24%) OO
3 30 (88.24%) MSTest
4 29 (85.29%) WCF
5 27 (79.41%) RESTful
6 26 (76.47%) WF
6 26 (76.47%) LINQ
6 26 (76.47%) Use Case
6 26 (76.47%) jQuery
6 26 (76.47%) RUP
6 26 (76.47%) DSDM
6 26 (76.47%) UML
6 26 (76.47%) Service Delivery
6 26 (76.47%) Finance
6 26 (76.47%) Scrum
6 26 (76.47%) PL/SQL
6 26 (76.47%) SQL
6 26 (76.47%) T-SQL
6 26 (76.47%) C++
6 26 (76.47%) HTML
6 26 (76.47%) Java
6 26 (76.47%) CSS

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 30 (88.24%) MSTest
1 30 (88.24%) NUnit
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Mercurial
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
2 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (76.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) .NET Software Engineer
1 30 (88.24%) C# Software Engineer
1 30 (88.24%) Software Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Developer
3 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
3 3 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
4 1 (2.94%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 33 (97.06%) WPF
3 29 (85.29%) WCF
4 27 (79.41%) RESTful
5 26 (76.47%) CSS
5 26 (76.47%) HTML
5 26 (76.47%) jQuery
5 26 (76.47%) LINQ
5 26 (76.47%) SOAP
5 26 (76.47%) Web Services
5 26 (76.47%) WF
5 26 (76.47%) XML
5 26 (76.47%) XSLT
6 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 4 (11.76%) Entity Framework
7 4 (11.76%) WinForms
8 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (88.24%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (88.24%) OO
3 26 (76.47%) DSDM
3 26 (76.47%) MVVM
3 26 (76.47%) RUP
3 26 (76.47%) Scrum
3 26 (76.47%) Service Delivery
3 26 (76.47%) UML
3 26 (76.47%) Use Case
4 8 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 4 (11.76%) SDLC
5 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.82%) CRM
6 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.82%) OOP
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 26 (76.47%) C++
3 26 (76.47%) Java
3 26 (76.47%) PL/SQL
3 26 (76.47%) SQL
3 26 (76.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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