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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 162 183
Rank change year-on-year +8 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.076% 0.59% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 1.68% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 7
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  

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 1051 1128 1435
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 39.89% 34.85% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 915 967 1224
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 June 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
Northamptonshire +1 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Silverlight
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) UML

Silverlight
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) MSTest
2 2 (28.57%) NUnit
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) C# WCF Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) WCF Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) WF
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) DSDM
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) MVVM
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 2 (28.57%) RUP
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) PhD