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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 62 45 16
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -29
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 13 11 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.27% 2.44% 17.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 5.67% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 68
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% +1.75%
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
307 194 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 53.58% 43.02% 68.71%
Number of salaries quoted 163 160 237
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
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 16 April 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 29 (93.55%) C#
1 29 (93.55%) .NET
2 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
3 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 22 (70.97%) OO
4 18 (58.06%) XAML
4 18 (58.06%) WPF
5 17 (54.84%) WCF
5 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
6 16 (51.61%) MS Excel
7 12 (38.71%) NUnit
7 12 (38.71%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
8 11 (35.48%) CMS
8 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (19.35%) Web Services
10 6 (19.35%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (19.35%) New Media
10 6 (19.35%) Hudson
10 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
10 6 (19.35%) Subversion
10 6 (19.35%) Maven
11 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
11 5 (16.13%) SQL
11 5 (16.13%) TDD
12 4 (12.90%) Windows
13 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
13 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (38.71%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (35.48%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (51.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) NUnit
1 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (19.35%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (19.35%) Hudson
2 6 (19.35%) Subversion
2 6 (19.35%) Maven
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
3 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (67.74%) .NET Developer
3 14 (45.16%) C# Developer
3 14 (45.16%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (19.35%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Silverlight Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Technical Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) UI Programmer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead C# Developer
9 1 (3.23%) UI Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (93.55%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 18 (58.06%) WPF
4 17 (54.84%) WCF
5 6 (19.35%) Web Services
6 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.45%) DHTML
7 2 (6.45%) HTML
7 2 (6.45%) XML
7 2 (6.45%) XSLT
7 2 (6.45%) CSS
7 2 (6.45%) Flash
7 2 (6.45%) XHTML
7 2 (6.45%) MooTools
7 2 (6.45%) jQuery
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (19.35%) New Media
3 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) OO
2 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
3 5 (16.13%) TDD
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Content Management
6 1 (3.23%) OOD
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) C#
2 18 (58.06%) XAML
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) ActionScript
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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York, North Yorkshire
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