The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 of England
Rank 237 249 220
Rank change year-on-year +12 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 5 16 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.082% 0.22% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.59% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 48
Median salary £50,000 £44,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.35% -19.09%  
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 of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2277 2732 2823
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.27% 37.12% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 2270 2343
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in the East of England

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Silverlight in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Silverlight in the East of England

Silverlight
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the East of England 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
Cambridgeshire +16 3 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £36,250 -
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 of England region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (96.67%) WCF
3 28 (93.33%) .NET
4 27 (90.00%) SQL
5 24 (80.00%) WPF
6 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (50.00%) Web Services
7 14 (46.67%) CRM
7 14 (46.67%) Windows
7 14 (46.67%) Workflow
7 14 (46.67%) TDD
7 14 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 13 (43.33%) OOP
8 13 (43.33%) T-SQL
9 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (40.00%) MVC
10 11 (36.67%) XAML
10 11 (36.67%) Pair Programming
10 11 (36.67%) MVVM
10 11 (36.67%) BDD
11 10 (33.33%) SDLC
11 10 (33.33%) C++
12 9 (30.00%) LINQ
13 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
14 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
15 6 (20.00%) HTML
16 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
16 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Bluetooth
2 2 (6.67%) RS-232
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.67%) MSTest
3 2 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (6.67%) Military
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 21 (70.00%) C# Developer
3 13 (43.33%) .NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# WCF Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Graduate
5 4 (13.33%) Graduate C# Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (13.33%) WCF Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Angular Developer
6 3 (10.00%) CRM Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Development Team Leader
7 2 (6.67%) C# Programmer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Web Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) WCF
2 28 (93.33%) .NET
3 24 (80.00%) WPF
4 15 (50.00%) Web Services
5 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (30.00%) LINQ
7 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
8 6 (20.00%) HTML
9 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 5 (16.67%) CSS
10 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
10 3 (10.00%) jQuery
10 3 (10.00%) XML
11 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (6.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 2 (6.67%) Reactive Extensions
11 2 (6.67%) REST
11 2 (6.67%) SOAP
11 2 (6.67%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) CRM
1 14 (46.67%) TDD
1 14 (46.67%) Workflow
2 13 (43.33%) OOP
3 12 (40.00%) MVC
4 11 (36.67%) BDD
4 11 (36.67%) MVVM
4 11 (36.67%) Pair Programming
5 10 (33.33%) SDLC
6 5 (16.67%) Line Management
6 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) ERP
7 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (90.00%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) T-SQL
4 11 (36.67%) XAML
5 10 (33.33%) C++
6 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) JD Edwards