Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 780 755 676
Rank change year-on-year -25 -79 -174
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 389 459 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.66% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 380 416 645
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67521 69984 78648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.26% 39.05% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56525 61224 67832
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in England

Silverlight
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in England

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Silverlight in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Silverlight in England

Silverlight
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the England region over the 6 months to 18 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
London +5 240 £50,000 - 9
North of England +3 77 £55,000 - 8
South East +45 44 £36,000 -10.00% 3
North West -25 43 £55,000 - 3
Yorkshire +35 34 £55,000 - 5
East of England -42 24 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Midlands +2 7 £35,000 -15.15% 2
East Midlands +21 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Midlands +12 2 £51,250 +20.59% 1
South West -14 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Silverlight
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 England region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 383 (98.46%) C#
1 383 (98.46%) .NET
2 357 (91.77%) ASP.NET
3 346 (88.95%) Agile Software Development
4 337 (86.63%) WCF
5 325 (83.55%) WPF
6 311 (79.95%) MVC
7 300 (77.12%) SQL Server
8 279 (71.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 270 (69.41%) NUnit
10 255 (65.55%) Scrum
11 240 (61.70%) NHibernate
12 238 (61.18%) Web Application Development
13 236 (60.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 234 (60.15%) LINQ
15 233 (59.90%) HTML
16 226 (58.10%) JavaScript
17 225 (57.84%) CSS
18 215 (55.27%) TDD
19 203 (52.19%) Rhino Mocks
20 192 (49.36%) SQL
21 171 (43.96%) Subversion
22 166 (42.67%) Ajax
22 166 (42.67%) HTML5
23 147 (37.79%) T-SQL
24 145 (37.28%) SQL Server 2014
25 134 (34.45%) Finance
26 133 (34.19%) Castle Windsor
26 133 (34.19%) MonoRail
27 130 (33.42%) Microsoft

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 39 (10.03%) SharePoint
2 35 (9.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 32 (8.23%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (5.40%) DNN
4 21 (5.40%) Documentum
5 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.51%) IIS
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.26%) CMS
7 1 (0.26%) Drupal
7 1 (0.26%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.03%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.06%) SaaS
2 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.71%) Internet
2 6 (1.54%) RS-232
2 6 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.03%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.51%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.26%) Skype
5 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (77.12%) SQL Server
2 145 (37.28%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.29%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.29%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.51%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 270 (69.41%) NUnit
2 203 (52.19%) Rhino Mocks
3 171 (43.96%) Subversion
4 71 (18.25%) Moq
5 67 (17.22%) MSTest
6 36 (9.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 35 (9.00%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.29%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Blend
9 4 (1.03%) MSI
9 4 (1.03%) NuGet
9 4 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.03%) WiX
10 2 (0.51%) Gradle
10 2 (0.51%) gulp
10 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.26%) Grunt
11 1 (0.26%) JMeter
11 1 (0.26%) Selenium
11 1 (0.26%) TestNG
General
1 134 (34.45%) Finance
2 66 (16.97%) Games
3 40 (10.28%) Banking
4 36 (9.25%) Retail
5 32 (8.23%) Music Industry
6 13 (3.34%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.83%) Legal
8 6 (1.54%) Marketing
9 4 (1.03%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.51%) Advertising
10 2 (0.51%) Electronics
10 2 (0.51%) Front Office
10 2 (0.51%) Military
Job Titles
1 333 (85.60%) Developer
2 271 (69.67%) C# Developer
3 239 (61.44%) .NET Developer
4 185 (47.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 132 (33.93%) ASP.NET Developer
6 129 (33.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 87 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 84 (21.59%) Agile Developer
9 73 (18.77%) Agile .NET Developer
10 53 (13.62%) Agile C# Developer
11 48 (12.34%) Software Engineer
12 47 (12.08%) .NET Software Engineer
12 47 (12.08%) C# Software Engineer
13 34 (8.74%) Games Developer
14 30 (7.71%) Internet Developer
14 30 (7.71%) Senior Developer
15 29 (7.46%) Software Developer
16 27 (6.94%) Senior .NET Developer
17 26 (6.68%) C# Software Developer
18 24 (6.17%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (98.46%) .NET
2 357 (91.77%) ASP.NET
3 337 (86.63%) WCF
4 325 (83.55%) WPF
5 279 (71.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 240 (61.70%) NHibernate
7 236 (60.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 234 (60.15%) LINQ
9 233 (59.90%) HTML
10 225 (57.84%) CSS
11 166 (42.67%) Ajax
11 166 (42.67%) HTML5
12 133 (34.19%) Castle Windsor
12 133 (34.19%) MonoRail
13 110 (28.28%) WinForms
14 106 (27.25%) XML
15 100 (25.71%) Web Services
16 92 (23.65%) jQuery
17 83 (21.34%) .NET Framework
18 80 (20.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 103 (26.48%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (9.25%) Digital TV
3 35 (9.00%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.29%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.03%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.03%) Equities
6 4 (1.03%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.03%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.03%) Industrial Internet of Things
6 4 (1.03%) Internet of Things
6 4 (1.03%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.77%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.77%) User Experience
8 2 (0.51%) Fintech
8 2 (0.51%) Life Science
9 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.26%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 87 (22.37%) Windows
2 7 (1.80%) Linux
3 4 (1.03%) Mac OS
3 4 (1.03%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 3 (0.77%) Android
5 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (88.95%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (79.95%) MVC
3 255 (65.55%) Scrum
4 238 (61.18%) Web Application Development
5 215 (55.27%) TDD
6 113 (29.05%) OO
7 106 (27.25%) MVVM
8 76 (19.54%) Software Engineering
9 74 (19.02%) BDD
9 74 (19.02%) Kanban
10 70 (17.99%) UML
11 65 (16.71%) RUP
11 65 (16.71%) Use Case
12 63 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
13 61 (15.68%) DSDM
14 51 (13.11%) Service Delivery
15 32 (8.23%) E-Commerce
15 32 (8.23%) High Availability
16 21 (5.40%) System Testing
17 17 (4.37%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 383 (98.46%) C#
2 226 (58.10%) JavaScript
3 192 (49.36%) SQL
4 147 (37.79%) T-SQL
5 122 (31.36%) VB.NET
6 67 (17.22%) C++
6 67 (17.22%) PL/SQL
7 63 (16.20%) VB
8 55 (14.14%) Java
9 21 (5.40%) TypeScript
10 8 (2.06%) XAML
11 6 (1.54%) C
12 4 (1.03%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.51%) VBA
13 2 (0.51%) X++
14 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (5.66%) Degree
2 10 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.77%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.51%) ISEB
5 2 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.03%) QA
Vendors
1 130 (33.42%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.43%) Telerik
3 21 (5.40%) EMC
4 6 (1.54%) Oracle
5 4 (1.03%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.51%) Google
6 2 (0.51%) SAP
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe
7 1 (0.26%) Apple
7 1 (0.26%) Xamarin