Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 214 180
Rank change year-on-year +18 -34 -35
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.026% 0.021% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.077% 0.070% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +77.78% -40.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £28,625
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £37,625
West Midlands median annual salary £51,250 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +24.24% +3.13% -11.11%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1304 1419 1260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.67% 29.81% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1230 1119
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in Birmingham

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Remoting
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Remoting
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript