The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 203 155 71
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -84
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 57 68 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 1.18% 3.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 3.08% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 54 61 173
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3008 2207 2679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.34% 38.44% 46.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2336 1839 2393
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -35 24 £40,000 -5.88% 6
North Yorkshire -28 15 £40,000 +23.07% 4
South Yorkshire -14 7 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 101 (97.12%) C#
1 101 (97.12%) .NET
2 79 (75.96%) WPF
3 68 (65.38%) ASP.NET
4 63 (60.58%) WCF
5 54 (51.92%) SQL Server
6 51 (49.04%) XAML
7 50 (48.08%) OO
8 48 (46.15%) Microsoft
9 44 (42.31%) Visual Studio
10 36 (34.62%) SQL
11 35 (33.65%) JavaScript
11 35 (33.65%) WinForms
12 32 (30.77%) .NET Framework
13 31 (29.81%) HTML
13 31 (29.81%) Enterprise Software
14 30 (28.85%) CSS
15 29 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (26.92%) jQuery
17 27 (25.96%) Ajax
18 25 (24.04%) VB.NET
19 24 (23.08%) VMware
20 23 (22.12%) MySQL
20 23 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
21 22 (21.15%) NUnit
21 22 (21.15%) IIS
21 22 (21.15%) PHP
21 22 (21.15%) MS Excel
22 21 (20.19%) LINQ
23 19 (18.27%) Software Engineering

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (21.15%) IIS
2 18 (17.31%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (11.54%) CMS
4 2 (1.92%) Node.js
4 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (21.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) HTTP
1 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 23 (22.12%) MySQL
3 18 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (42.31%) Visual Studio
2 22 (21.15%) NUnit
3 7 (6.73%) Maven
4 6 (5.77%) Hudson
4 6 (5.77%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (5.77%) Subversion
5 5 (4.81%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.92%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.92%) MSTest
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.96%) Selenium
General
1 3 (2.88%) Finance
2 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 99 (95.19%) Developer
2 76 (73.08%) .NET Developer
3 41 (39.42%) C# Developer
4 40 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (16.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (13.46%) Senior Developer
7 11 (10.58%) Software Developer
8 9 (8.65%) .NET Applications Developer
8 9 (8.65%) Applications Developer
8 9 (8.65%) Web Developer
9 7 (6.73%) C# Web Developer
9 7 (6.73%) .NET Software Developer
10 6 (5.77%) C# Programmer
10 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 6 (5.77%) Silverlight Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Programmer
10 6 (5.77%) .NET Programmer
10 6 (5.77%) Web Programmer
10 6 (5.77%) C# Application Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (97.12%) .NET
2 79 (75.96%) WPF
3 68 (65.38%) ASP.NET
4 63 (60.58%) WCF
5 35 (33.65%) WinForms
6 32 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 31 (29.81%) HTML
8 30 (28.85%) CSS
9 28 (26.92%) jQuery
10 27 (25.96%) Ajax
11 21 (20.19%) LINQ
12 17 (16.35%) HTML5
13 16 (15.38%) CSS3
14 14 (13.46%) Web Services
15 13 (12.50%) XML
15 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (10.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (6.73%) WF
19 5 (4.81%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.81%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.77%) New Media
4 2 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.27%) Windows
2 1 (0.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.08%) OO
2 29 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.27%) Software Engineering
4 15 (14.42%) OOD
5 14 (13.46%) MVC
6 13 (12.50%) OOP
7 11 (10.58%) Multithreading
8 10 (9.62%) TDD
9 9 (8.65%) Scrum
10 8 (7.69%) Project Management
10 8 (7.69%) Web Development
10 8 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (1.92%) MVVM
12 2 (1.92%) UML
12 2 (1.92%) CRM
12 2 (1.92%) Content Management
12 2 (1.92%) Time Management
13 1 (0.96%) Data Migration
13 1 (0.96%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 101 (97.12%) C#
2 51 (49.04%) XAML
3 36 (34.62%) SQL
4 35 (33.65%) JavaScript
5 25 (24.04%) VB.NET
6 22 (21.15%) PHP
7 15 (14.42%) C++
8 7 (6.73%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.81%) Java
10 4 (3.85%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.92%) VB
11 2 (1.92%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.92%) VB6
12 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.92%) ISEB
4 1 (0.96%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) WAI
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.96%) TickIT
System Software
1 23 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 24 (23.08%) VMware
3 7 (6.73%) Oracle
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus pension, holidays
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum + 5% annual bonus, 30 days holidays
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holidays
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago