The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 57 74
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.28% 1.05% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 2.92% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -17.07%  
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 273 240 305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 38.24% 35.87% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 215 223 254
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Leicestershire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coalville - 2 £50,000 -
Silverlight
East Midlands

Silverlight
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) MVVM
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 3 (42.86%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (42.86%) HTML Developer
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
4 3 (42.86%) WPF Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Silverlight Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 3 (42.86%) MVVM
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Telerik