The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 161 167
Rank change year-on-year +17 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 14 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.54% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 1.43% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 17
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +37.50%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1073 1255 1267
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 41.44% 37.95% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 968 1004 1058
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Leeds

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Silverlight in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Silverlight in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (96.88%) Software Engineering
3 29 (90.63%) C++
4 26 (81.25%) SQL
4 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET
5 25 (78.13%) CSS
5 25 (78.13%) SOAP
5 25 (78.13%) Web Services
5 25 (78.13%) XML
5 25 (78.13%) XSLT
5 25 (78.13%) UML
5 25 (78.13%) OO
5 25 (78.13%) RUP
5 25 (78.13%) DSDM
5 25 (78.13%) T-SQL
5 25 (78.13%) HTML
5 25 (78.13%) Java
5 25 (78.13%) JavaScript
5 25 (78.13%) PL/SQL
5 25 (78.13%) Service Delivery
5 25 (78.13%) Scrum
5 25 (78.13%) NUnit
5 25 (78.13%) WCF
5 25 (78.13%) WPF
5 25 (78.13%) WF
5 25 (78.13%) LINQ
5 25 (78.13%) Finance
5 25 (78.13%) Use Case

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (78.13%) MSTest
1 25 (78.13%) NUnit
General
1 25 (78.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) .NET Software Engineer
1 30 (93.75%) C# Software Engineer
1 30 (93.75%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 25 (78.13%) CSS
3 25 (78.13%) HTML
3 25 (78.13%) jQuery
3 25 (78.13%) LINQ
3 25 (78.13%) RESTful
3 25 (78.13%) SOAP
3 25 (78.13%) WCF
3 25 (78.13%) Web Services
3 25 (78.13%) WF
3 25 (78.13%) WPF
3 25 (78.13%) XML
3 25 (78.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Android
1 7 (21.88%) Apple iOS
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (96.88%) Software Engineering
3 25 (78.13%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (78.13%) DSDM
3 25 (78.13%) MVVM
3 25 (78.13%) OO
3 25 (78.13%) RUP
3 25 (78.13%) Scrum
3 25 (78.13%) Service Delivery
3 25 (78.13%) UML
3 25 (78.13%) Use Case
4 7 (21.88%) Android Development
4 7 (21.88%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (90.63%) C++
3 26 (81.25%) SQL
4 25 (78.13%) Java
4 25 (78.13%) JavaScript
4 25 (78.13%) PL/SQL
4 25 (78.13%) T-SQL
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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Posted: 6 days ago