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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 163 197 168
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -29
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 90 48 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.30% 0.73% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 1.80% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 73 35 47
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
2605 2670 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.64% 40.63% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2223 2132 2119
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +29 65 £35,000 +20.68% 4
South Yorkshire +12 19 £30,000 -20.00% 2
North Yorkshire +6 6 £39,750 +6.00%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 185 (99.46%) .NET
2 179 (96.24%) C#
3 158 (84.95%) ASP.NET
4 136 (73.12%) WPF
5 115 (61.83%) MVC
6 111 (59.68%) SQL Server
7 97 (52.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 96 (51.61%) JavaScript
9 84 (45.16%) HTML
10 82 (44.09%) CSS
11 66 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
11 66 (35.48%) Software Engineering
12 59 (31.72%) Microsoft
13 55 (29.57%) Android
14 52 (27.96%) WCF
15 50 (26.88%) Android Development
16 44 (23.66%) Windows
16 44 (23.66%) .NET Framework
17 41 (22.04%) WinForms
18 38 (20.43%) Degree
19 37 (19.89%) Scrum
20 35 (18.82%) Ajax
21 34 (18.28%) XAML
22 33 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 30 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
23 30 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
24 29 (15.59%) SQL
25 27 (14.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 25 (13.44%) Oracle
26 25 (13.44%) Visual Studio

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 24 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.06%) IIS
3 7 (3.76%) Node.js
4 2 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (3.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.69%) Internet
2 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (59.68%) SQL Server
2 30 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
3 24 (12.90%) Oracle9i Database
3 24 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 24 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (12.90%) Oracle Database
3 24 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (5.38%) MySQL
5 7 (3.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (13.44%) Visual Studio
2 16 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (8.06%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (4.30%) Subversion
5 7 (3.76%) NUnit
5 7 (3.76%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.54%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.54%) Hudson
6 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (1.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 135 (72.58%) Developer
2 61 (32.80%) C# Developer
3 59 (31.72%) .NET Developer
4 46 (24.73%) Software Engineer
5 41 (22.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (19.89%) Senior Developer
7 35 (18.82%) Applications Developer
7 35 (18.82%) Software Developer
8 28 (15.05%) C# Software Developer
9 23 (12.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (10.75%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 20 (10.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 19 (10.22%) .NET Applications Developer
11 19 (10.22%) Senior Software Engineer
12 17 (9.14%) Junior
12 17 (9.14%) Agile C# Developer
13 16 (8.60%) Senior C# Developer
14 15 (8.06%) Senior Applications Developer
15 10 (5.38%) .NET Software Developer
16 9 (4.84%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (99.46%) .NET
2 158 (84.95%) ASP.NET
3 136 (73.12%) WPF
4 97 (52.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 84 (45.16%) HTML
6 82 (44.09%) CSS
7 52 (27.96%) WCF
8 44 (23.66%) .NET Framework
9 41 (22.04%) WinForms
10 35 (18.82%) Ajax
11 33 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 27 (14.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 24 (12.90%) jQuery
14 23 (12.37%) Web Services
14 23 (12.37%) XML
15 21 (11.29%) KnockoutJS
16 17 (9.14%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (8.60%) AngularJS
18 14 (7.53%) LINQ
19 13 (6.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.23%) GIS
2 4 (2.15%) NHS
3 1 (0.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.54%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.54%) Social Media
3 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (29.57%) Android
2 44 (23.66%) Windows
3 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.54%) UNIX
3 1 (0.54%) AIX
3 1 (0.54%) Linux
3 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.54%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (61.83%) MVC
2 66 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (35.48%) Software Engineering
3 50 (26.88%) Android Development
4 37 (19.89%) Scrum
5 21 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (6.99%) TDD
7 12 (6.45%) OO
8 9 (4.84%) Asset Management
8 9 (4.84%) Resource Management
8 9 (4.84%) MVVM
9 8 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (3.76%) E-Commerce
10 7 (3.76%) DRM
11 5 (2.69%) UML
12 4 (2.15%) OOP
12 4 (2.15%) Web Development
13 3 (1.61%) Requirements Analysis
13 3 (1.61%) Project Management
13 3 (1.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 179 (96.24%) C#
2 96 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 34 (18.28%) XAML
4 29 (15.59%) SQL
5 24 (12.90%) VB.NET
6 22 (11.83%) VB
7 15 (8.06%) VB6
8 12 (6.45%) PHP
9 11 (5.91%) Java
10 10 (5.38%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.69%) C++
12 1 (0.54%) Ruby
12 1 (0.54%) Python
12 1 (0.54%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (20.43%) Degree
2 30 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.61%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 59 (31.72%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.44%) Oracle
3 16 (8.60%) VMware
4 5 (2.69%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.61%) Telerik
6 1 (0.54%) QNX
6 1 (0.54%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.54%) Sencha
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