Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Silverlight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Silverlight over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 299 322
Rank change year-on-year +50 +23 +12
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 7 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.035% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.11% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 18
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.58% -10.42%
10th Percentile £45,000 £35,000 £42,000
90th Percentile £59,000 £45,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +12.00%

Silverlight is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2270 2726 3451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.04% 31.73% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1938 2340 2928
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,675
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Silverlight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in Berkshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Silverlight in Berkshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +37 4 - -
Slough - 3 £50,000 - 1
Silverlight
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Silverlight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Memory Management
2 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) LINQ to SQL
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (57.14%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) DevExpress
2 4 (57.14%) Telerik
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
2 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow Development
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Agile C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (57.14%) LINQ
2 4 (57.14%) LINQ to SQL
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) Angular 2
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Data Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Memory Management
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) OOD
2 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow Development
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) DevExpress
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Telerik