Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 206 228
Rank change year-on-year +18 +22 -32
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 28 31 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.57% 0.57% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 1.62% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 53
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +17.65%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +17.65%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1760 1916 3038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.96% 35.24% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1720 2467
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,504 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Silverlight in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
1 28 (100.00%) WPF
2 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
2 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 27 (96.43%) T-SQL
3 26 (92.86%) C++
3 26 (92.86%) OO
3 26 (92.86%) Scrum
3 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (89.29%) NUnit
4 25 (89.29%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (89.29%) RESTful
4 25 (89.29%) MSTest
4 25 (89.29%) UML
4 25 (89.29%) Web Services
4 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET
4 25 (89.29%) HTML
5 24 (85.71%) Java
5 24 (85.71%) PL/SQL
5 24 (85.71%) CSS
5 24 (85.71%) SOAP
5 24 (85.71%) RUP
5 24 (85.71%) DSDM
5 24 (85.71%) XML
5 24 (85.71%) XSLT
5 24 (85.71%) Service Delivery
5 24 (85.71%) Finance
5 24 (85.71%) MVVM
5 24 (85.71%) WCF

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (89.29%) MSTest
1 25 (89.29%) NUnit
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) .NET Software Engineer
1 24 (85.71%) C# Software Engineer
1 24 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
4 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
1 28 (100.00%) WPF
2 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET
2 25 (89.29%) HTML
2 25 (89.29%) RESTful
2 25 (89.29%) Web Services
3 24 (85.71%) CSS
3 24 (85.71%) jQuery
3 24 (85.71%) LINQ
3 24 (85.71%) SOAP
3 24 (85.71%) WCF
3 24 (85.71%) WF
3 24 (85.71%) XML
3 24 (85.71%) XSLT
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) WinForms
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Core
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (92.86%) OO
1 26 (92.86%) Scrum
2 25 (89.29%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (89.29%) UML
3 24 (85.71%) DSDM
3 24 (85.71%) MVVM
3 24 (85.71%) RUP
3 24 (85.71%) Service Delivery
3 24 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 24 (85.71%) Use Case
4 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.57%) BDD
5 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.57%) MVC
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
2 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 27 (96.43%) T-SQL
3 26 (92.86%) C++
4 24 (85.71%) Java
4 24 (85.71%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft