The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 1 August 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 York region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 45 57
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - 3.86% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 8.04% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 14
Average salary - £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
227 199 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 49.24% 47.95% 55.45%
Number of salaries quoted 167 131 228
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
North Yorkshire

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in York

Silverlight
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the York region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in York

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) WPF
3 7 (70.00%) WCF
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) XAML
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (20.00%) NUnit
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) OOD
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) CMS
7 1 (10.00%) Subversion
7 1 (10.00%) Maven

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) NUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (10.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) WPF
3 7 (70.00%) WCF
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (10.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) XAML
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft