The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 55 65 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.76% 2.09% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.58% 4.26% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 16
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Silverlight
North 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 York region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
190 282 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 48.10% 49.21% 49.78%
Number of salaries quoted 158 144 195
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 22 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) XAML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) XAML
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET