The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Silverlight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
England / East Midlands
Rank 158 156 163
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 6 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.35% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.96% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 21
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

Silverlight is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1173 1151 1245
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 40.06% 36.24% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 965 1007 1073
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Silverlight as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in the East Midlands

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in the East Midlands

Silverlight
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Leicestershire -11 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 22 (95.65%) HTML
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
1 22 (95.65%) CSS
2 21 (91.30%) C#
3 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 20 (86.96%) jQuery
4 19 (82.61%) C++
5 18 (78.26%) SQL
6 17 (73.91%) Java
6 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
6 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
7 15 (65.22%) WCF
7 15 (65.22%) WPF
7 15 (65.22%) UML
7 15 (65.22%) MVVM
8 12 (52.17%) OO
8 12 (52.17%) RUP
8 12 (52.17%) DSDM
8 12 (52.17%) PL/SQL
8 12 (52.17%) Service Delivery
8 12 (52.17%) Finance
8 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
8 12 (52.17%) SOAP
8 12 (52.17%) Web Services
8 12 (52.17%) XML
8 12 (52.17%) XSLT
8 12 (52.17%) WF
8 12 (52.17%) LINQ
8 12 (52.17%) Use Case

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) RTP
1 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MSTest
1 12 (52.17%) NUnit
2 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) .NET Software Engineer
1 12 (52.17%) C# Software Engineer
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
5 4 (17.39%) HTML Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
6 3 (13.04%) WPF Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Angular Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
1 22 (95.65%) CSS
1 22 (95.65%) HTML
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
2 20 (86.96%) jQuery
3 15 (65.22%) WCF
3 15 (65.22%) WPF
4 12 (52.17%) LINQ
4 12 (52.17%) RESTful
4 12 (52.17%) SOAP
4 12 (52.17%) Web Services
4 12 (52.17%) WF
4 12 (52.17%) XML
4 12 (52.17%) XSLT
5 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
6 3 (13.04%) ADO.NET
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (13.04%) HTML5
7 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) EPoS
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 15 (65.22%) MVVM
2 15 (65.22%) UML
3 12 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (52.17%) DSDM
3 12 (52.17%) OO
3 12 (52.17%) RUP
3 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 12 (52.17%) Service Delivery
3 12 (52.17%) Use Case
4 9 (39.13%) MVC
5 5 (21.74%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
6 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 19 (82.61%) C++
3 18 (78.26%) SQL
4 17 (73.91%) Java
4 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
5 12 (52.17%) PL/SQL
5 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
6 5 (21.74%) PHP
6 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
7 3 (13.04%) XAML
8 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
1 3 (13.04%) Telerik