The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 161 195 160
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -35
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 105 45 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.46% 0.73% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.86% 1.83% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 73 27 61
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2718 2459 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.91% 39.89% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2275 1993 2285
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
West Yorkshire +41 80 £42,500 +21.42% 6
South Yorkshire -5 19 £30,000 -25.00% 2
East Yorkshire - 4 - -
North Yorkshire -22 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 183 (99.46%) .NET
2 177 (96.20%) C#
3 150 (81.52%) ASP.NET
4 132 (71.74%) WPF
5 114 (61.96%) SQL Server
6 113 (61.41%) JavaScript
7 109 (59.24%) MVC
8 92 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 89 (48.37%) HTML
10 88 (47.83%) CSS
11 60 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (32.61%) Software Engineering
12 58 (31.52%) Microsoft
13 52 (28.26%) WCF
14 49 (26.63%) Android
15 46 (25.00%) .NET Framework
16 41 (22.28%) Android Development
17 37 (20.11%) Degree
18 36 (19.57%) Windows
19 35 (19.02%) Scrum
20 33 (17.93%) Ajax
20 33 (17.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 31 (16.85%) WinForms
22 30 (16.30%) Microsoft Certification
23 29 (15.76%) XAML
24 28 (15.22%) VB
25 27 (14.67%) jQuery
26 26 (14.13%) SQL Server 2008
27 25 (13.59%) XML
28 24 (13.04%) SQL

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 21 (11.41%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.52%) Node.js
3 11 (5.98%) IIS
4 2 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.63%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (61.96%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (11.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (10.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (10.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (10.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 19 (10.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (10.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (10.33%) Oracle Database
5 12 (6.52%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.89%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (11.41%) Visual Studio
2 18 (9.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (7.07%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (6.52%) TeamCity
4 12 (6.52%) NUnit
5 10 (5.43%) Subversion
6 2 (1.09%) Selenium
6 2 (1.09%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.54%) Hudson
7 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.54%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (1.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 135 (73.37%) Developer
2 66 (35.87%) C# Developer
3 59 (32.07%) .NET Developer
4 46 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 45 (24.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (20.11%) Senior Developer
7 35 (19.02%) Applications Developer
8 29 (15.76%) Software Developer
9 25 (13.59%) C# Software Developer
10 19 (10.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (10.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 19 (10.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 18 (9.78%) .NET Applications Developer
11 18 (9.78%) Senior C# Developer
11 18 (9.78%) Senior Software Engineer
12 16 (8.70%) Junior
13 14 (7.61%) Senior Applications Developer
14 11 (5.98%) Agile C# Developer
15 10 (5.43%) Silverlight Developer
15 10 (5.43%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (99.46%) .NET
2 150 (81.52%) ASP.NET
3 132 (71.74%) WPF
4 92 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 89 (48.37%) HTML
6 88 (47.83%) CSS
7 52 (28.26%) WCF
8 46 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 33 (17.93%) Ajax
9 33 (17.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 31 (16.85%) WinForms
11 27 (14.67%) jQuery
12 25 (13.59%) XML
13 22 (11.96%) AngularJS
14 21 (11.41%) KnockoutJS
14 21 (11.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 21 (11.41%) Web Services
15 17 (9.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 15 (8.15%) XSLT
16 15 (8.15%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.35%) GIS
2 4 (2.17%) NHS
3 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.54%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (0.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.54%) Social Media
3 1 (0.54%) iPad
3 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (26.63%) Android
2 36 (19.57%) Windows
3 1 (0.54%) AIX
3 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.54%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (59.24%) MVC
2 60 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (32.61%) Software Engineering
3 41 (22.28%) Android Development
4 35 (19.02%) Scrum
5 22 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (11.41%) TDD
7 15 (8.15%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (6.52%) MVVM
9 9 (4.89%) OO
10 7 (3.80%) Asset Management
10 7 (3.80%) Resource Management
10 7 (3.80%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (3.26%) DRM
11 6 (3.26%) E-Commerce
12 5 (2.72%) SOA
12 5 (2.72%) CRM
13 4 (2.17%) OOP
14 3 (1.63%) OOD
15 2 (1.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 177 (96.20%) C#
2 113 (61.41%) JavaScript
3 29 (15.76%) XAML
4 28 (15.22%) VB
5 24 (13.04%) SQL
6 21 (11.41%) VB6
7 19 (10.33%) VB.NET
8 11 (5.98%) T-SQL
8 11 (5.98%) PHP
9 10 (5.43%) Java
10 9 (4.89%) C++
11 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.54%) Ruby
12 1 (0.54%) Python
12 1 (0.54%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (20.11%) Degree
2 30 (16.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.80%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 58 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.87%) VMware
2 20 (10.87%) Oracle
3 4 (2.17%) Telerik
4 1 (0.54%) Sencha
4 1 (0.54%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.54%) QNX
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