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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 181 177 146
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -31
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 68 43 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.94% 0.81% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.60% 2.11% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63 16 71
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £43,000 £44,000
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
2619 2036 2408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.39% 38.44% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2081 1642 2076
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 £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -6 33 £40,000 -5.88% 9
South Yorkshire +3 23 £41,250 -3.50% 2
North Yorkshire -21 11 £32,000 - 2
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 128 (100.00%) .NET
2 126 (98.44%) C#
3 90 (70.31%) SQL Server
4 87 (67.97%) WPF
5 73 (57.03%) ASP.NET
6 71 (55.47%) JavaScript
7 54 (42.19%) MVC
8 44 (34.38%) WCF
9 43 (33.59%) Microsoft
10 42 (32.81%) CSS
11 41 (32.03%) Software Engineering
12 40 (31.25%) HTML
13 34 (26.56%) .NET Framework
13 34 (26.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 33 (25.78%) Degree
15 28 (21.88%) Windows
16 27 (21.09%) Android
17 26 (20.31%) TDD
18 25 (19.53%) SQL
19 23 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
20 22 (17.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 21 (16.41%) Android Development
21 21 (16.41%) VMware Infrastructure
21 21 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (16.41%) XAML
21 21 (16.41%) VMware
22 20 (15.63%) Ajax
22 20 (15.63%) TeamCity
22 20 (15.63%) AngularJS

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (13.28%) Node.js
2 11 (8.59%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.47%) IIS
4 3 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.91%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (70.31%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.28%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (3.91%) MySQL
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (15.63%) TeamCity
2 18 (14.06%) NUnit
3 13 (10.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (8.59%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.47%) Subversion
6 5 (3.91%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (3.13%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.13%) MSBuild
7 4 (3.13%) Selenium
8 3 (2.34%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.78%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.78%) Hudson
General
1 3 (2.34%) Electronics
1 3 (2.34%) Finance
2 2 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 104 (81.25%) Developer
2 57 (44.53%) C# Developer
3 56 (43.75%) .NET Developer
4 45 (35.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (20.31%) Software Engineer
6 18 (14.06%) Software Developer
7 14 (10.94%) Senior Developer
8 13 (10.16%) Applications Developer
9 12 (9.38%) Silverlight Developer
10 11 (8.59%) WPF Developer
11 10 (7.81%) C# Software Engineer
12 9 (7.03%) .NET Applications Developer
12 9 (7.03%) C# Software Developer
13 8 (6.25%) CRM Developer
13 8 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
14 7 (5.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (4.69%) Junior
15 6 (4.69%) Junior Developer
15 6 (4.69%) Senior C# Developer
16 5 (3.91%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (100.00%) .NET
2 87 (67.97%) WPF
3 73 (57.03%) ASP.NET
4 44 (34.38%) WCF
5 42 (32.81%) CSS
6 40 (31.25%) HTML
7 34 (26.56%) .NET Framework
7 34 (26.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (17.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (15.63%) Ajax
9 20 (15.63%) AngularJS
10 19 (14.84%) XML
11 18 (14.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 18 (14.06%) jQuery
12 17 (13.28%) RESTful
12 17 (13.28%) WinForms
13 12 (9.38%) XHTML
13 12 (9.38%) XSLT
14 9 (7.03%) SOAP
15 8 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.28%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (8.59%) GIS
3 10 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.13%) NHS
5 1 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.88%) Windows
2 27 (21.09%) Android
3 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.78%) UNIX
3 1 (0.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (42.19%) MVC
2 41 (32.03%) Software Engineering
3 26 (20.31%) TDD
4 23 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (16.41%) Android Development
5 21 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (12.50%) OO
7 15 (11.72%) MVVM
8 9 (7.03%) OOP
8 9 (7.03%) CRM
9 8 (6.25%) Multithreading
9 8 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (6.25%) Web Development
9 8 (6.25%) Scrum
10 6 (4.69%) SOA
11 4 (3.13%) OOD
12 3 (2.34%) Workflow
12 3 (2.34%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.34%) ERP
12 3 (2.34%) UML
Programming Languages
1 126 (98.44%) C#
2 71 (55.47%) JavaScript
3 25 (19.53%) SQL
4 21 (16.41%) XAML
5 19 (14.84%) VB
6 18 (14.06%) VB6
7 14 (10.94%) VB.NET
8 12 (9.38%) Java
9 10 (7.81%) C++
9 10 (7.81%) T-SQL
10 7 (5.47%) PHP
10 7 (5.47%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.78%) Ruby
11 1 (0.78%) Python
11 1 (0.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (25.78%) Degree
2 22 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.56%) ISEB
4 1 (0.78%) MBCS
4 1 (0.78%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) WAI
2 1 (0.78%) TickIT
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (16.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (33.59%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.41%) VMware
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle
4 4 (3.13%) Telerik
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Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable, Plus B
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 15 days ago