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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 99 96
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.83% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.12% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Median salary - £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
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 Essex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 334 424 404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.91% 39.30% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 267 338 327
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Essex

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) OOP
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) T-SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
2 12 (92.31%) WPF
3 10 (76.92%) SDLC
3 10 (76.92%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) System Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (15.38%) MSTest
5 2 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
5 2 (15.38%) XAML
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (15.38%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MSTest
1 2 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) .NET Developer
1 12 (92.31%) C# .NET Developer
1 12 (92.31%) C# Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# WCF Developer
2 4 (30.77%) WCF Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) WPF
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
3 2 (15.38%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) OOP
2 10 (76.92%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (15.38%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) T-SQL
3 10 (76.92%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) XAML
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft