The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 -
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester - 2.24% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
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 Leicester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 178 132 191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 45.41% 42.17% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 160 125 155
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Leicester

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 Leicester region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) XAML
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (100.00%) Telerik
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Blend
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Blend
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (100.00%) WPF Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Telerik