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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 182 180 134
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -46
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 64 39 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.90% 0.73% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% 1.94% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 19 91
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -27.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £43,000 £45,000
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
2717 2011 2303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.32% 37.79% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2213 1631 1979
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 £44,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -11 31 £40,000 - 3
South Yorkshire 0 19 £40,250 -3.01% 4
North Yorkshire -18 13 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 121 (100.00%) .NET
2 119 (98.35%) C#
3 88 (72.73%) WPF
4 80 (66.12%) SQL Server
5 68 (56.20%) ASP.NET
6 60 (49.59%) JavaScript
7 48 (39.67%) MVC
8 47 (38.84%) WCF
9 46 (38.02%) Microsoft
10 34 (28.10%) HTML
10 34 (28.10%) CSS
10 34 (28.10%) Software Engineering
11 33 (27.27%) Degree
12 30 (24.79%) .NET Framework
13 29 (23.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (21.49%) Windows
15 25 (20.66%) XAML
16 24 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (19.83%) OO
17 23 (19.01%) TDD
17 23 (19.01%) WinForms
18 22 (18.18%) VMware
18 22 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
19 21 (17.36%) Enterprise Software
19 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
20 20 (16.53%) SQL
20 20 (16.53%) Ajax
20 20 (16.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 20 (16.53%) Android
21 18 (14.88%) TeamCity

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (12.40%) Node.js
2 10 (8.26%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.44%) IIS
4 3 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.65%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (66.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.61%) MySQL
3 8 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (4.13%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (14.88%) TeamCity
1 18 (14.88%) NUnit
1 18 (14.88%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.31%) Selenium
4 4 (3.31%) MSBuild
5 3 (2.48%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.48%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.48%) Subversion
6 1 (0.83%) Hudson
6 1 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.83%) Maven
General
1 3 (2.48%) Electronics
2 2 (1.65%) Finance
2 2 (1.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 106 (87.60%) Developer
2 62 (51.24%) .NET Developer
3 55 (45.45%) C# Developer
4 45 (37.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (14.88%) Software Engineer
6 17 (14.05%) Software Developer
7 13 (10.74%) Applications Developer
8 12 (9.92%) Senior Developer
9 10 (8.26%) C# Software Engineer
9 10 (8.26%) Silverlight Developer
10 9 (7.44%) WPF Developer
10 9 (7.44%) .NET Applications Developer
11 8 (6.61%) CRM Developer
12 7 (5.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (4.96%) Junior Developer
13 6 (4.96%) Junior
13 6 (4.96%) C# Software Developer
14 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (4.13%) .NET Software Engineer
15 4 (3.31%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (100.00%) .NET
2 88 (72.73%) WPF
3 68 (56.20%) ASP.NET
4 47 (38.84%) WCF
5 34 (28.10%) HTML
5 34 (28.10%) CSS
6 30 (24.79%) .NET Framework
7 29 (23.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (19.01%) WinForms
9 20 (16.53%) Ajax
9 20 (16.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (14.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 18 (14.88%) AngularJS
11 16 (13.22%) jQuery
12 15 (12.40%) RESTful
13 13 (10.74%) XML
14 8 (6.61%) XSLT
14 8 (6.61%) XHTML
14 8 (6.61%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (10.74%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.44%) GIS
4 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.83%) New Media
4 1 (0.83%) iPad
4 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.49%) Windows
2 20 (16.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.67%) MVC
2 34 (28.10%) Software Engineering
3 24 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.83%) OO
4 23 (19.01%) TDD
5 18 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (13.22%) Android Development
7 13 (10.74%) OOP
8 11 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 10 (8.26%) MVVM
10 9 (7.44%) Scrum
10 9 (7.44%) Web Development
11 8 (6.61%) CRM
12 6 (4.96%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (3.31%) OOD
14 3 (2.48%) Unit Testing
14 3 (2.48%) Project Management
14 3 (2.48%) SOA
14 3 (2.48%) ERP
14 3 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 119 (98.35%) C#
2 60 (49.59%) JavaScript
3 25 (20.66%) XAML
4 20 (16.53%) SQL
5 18 (14.88%) VB.NET
6 11 (9.09%) VB
7 10 (8.26%) VB6
8 8 (6.61%) PHP
8 8 (6.61%) Java
8 8 (6.61%) C++
9 7 (5.79%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (27.27%) Degree
2 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.65%) ISEB
4 1 (0.83%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.83%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) WAI
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.83%) TickIT
System Software
1 22 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (38.02%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.18%) VMware
3 6 (4.96%) Oracle
4 1 (0.83%) Telerik
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