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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 219 186 171
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -15
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 28 62 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.86% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% 2.17% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 58 41
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2542 2857 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.40% 39.79% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2146 2313 1769
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +4 18 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North Yorkshire +8 9 £47,500 +18.75%
South Yorkshire -10 1 - - 1
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 106 (99.07%) C#
1 106 (99.07%) .NET
2 100 (93.46%) ASP.NET
3 73 (68.22%) MVC
4 58 (54.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 54 (50.47%) SQL Server
6 49 (45.79%) WPF
7 42 (39.25%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (36.45%) .NET Framework
9 33 (30.84%) Windows
9 33 (30.84%) Microsoft
10 32 (29.91%) HTML
10 32 (29.91%) SQL
11 31 (28.97%) WinForms
12 29 (27.10%) WCF
12 29 (27.10%) JavaScript
13 27 (25.23%) Android
14 26 (24.30%) Software Engineering
14 26 (24.30%) Android Development
15 25 (23.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 23 (21.50%) Ajax
16 23 (21.50%) CSS
17 22 (20.56%) Visual Studio
17 22 (20.56%) Entity Framework
18 21 (19.63%) Degree
18 21 (19.63%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (19.63%) XAML
19 20 (18.69%) VB.NET
20 19 (17.76%) UML
21 17 (15.89%) TDD

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 14 (13.08%) IIS
2 13 (12.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (50.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.21%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (11.21%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (11.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (11.21%) Oracle9i Database
2 12 (11.21%) Oracle Database 10g
2 12 (11.21%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (11.21%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (20.56%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.35%) NUnit
3 9 (8.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (8.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (8.41%) MSTest
4 8 (7.48%) Moq
5 6 (5.61%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.93%) Subversion
6 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (2.80%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 89 (83.18%) Developer
2 43 (40.19%) .NET Developer
3 28 (26.17%) Senior Developer
4 27 (25.23%) Software Developer
5 24 (22.43%) C# Developer
6 22 (20.56%) Applications Developer
7 17 (15.89%) .NET Applications Developer
8 16 (14.95%) Software Engineer
9 15 (14.02%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (12.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (12.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (12.15%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (11.21%) Agile C# Developer
11 12 (11.21%) .NET Software Developer
12 10 (9.35%) Agile .NET Developer
13 9 (8.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 9 (8.41%) Senior .NET Developer
13 9 (8.41%) Senior Applications Developer
14 8 (7.48%) Senior C# Developer
15 7 (6.54%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (99.07%) .NET
2 100 (93.46%) ASP.NET
3 58 (54.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 49 (45.79%) WPF
5 39 (36.45%) .NET Framework
6 32 (29.91%) HTML
7 31 (28.97%) WinForms
8 29 (27.10%) WCF
9 25 (23.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (21.50%) Ajax
10 23 (21.50%) CSS
11 22 (20.56%) Entity Framework
12 16 (14.95%) AngularJS
12 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (12.15%) Web Services
15 12 (11.21%) jQuery
16 11 (10.28%) Ninject
16 11 (10.28%) RESTful
17 10 (9.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.87%) Digital Media
2 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.93%) Social Media
2 1 (0.93%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (0.93%) GIS
2 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
2 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.84%) Windows
2 27 (25.23%) Android
3 3 (2.80%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.93%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (68.22%) MVC
2 42 (39.25%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (24.30%) Software Engineering
3 26 (24.30%) Android Development
4 21 (19.63%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (17.76%) UML
6 17 (15.89%) TDD
7 14 (13.08%) Scrum
8 13 (12.15%) OO
9 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce
10 9 (8.41%) SOA
10 9 (8.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.61%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.67%) Asset Management
12 5 (4.67%) Resource Management
12 5 (4.67%) Web Development
13 2 (1.87%) OOD
13 2 (1.87%) DRM
13 2 (1.87%) Project Management
13 2 (1.87%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 106 (99.07%) C#
2 32 (29.91%) SQL
3 29 (27.10%) JavaScript
4 21 (19.63%) XAML
5 20 (18.69%) VB.NET
6 11 (10.28%) Java
7 7 (6.54%) PHP
7 7 (6.54%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.80%) C++
9 2 (1.87%) VB
9 2 (1.87%) VB6
10 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (19.63%) Degree
2 12 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Vendors
1 33 (30.84%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.21%) Oracle
3 10 (9.35%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) Sencha
5 1 (0.93%) QNX
5 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Up to £45k
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + healthcare, pension, other benefits.
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, bupa health care
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