Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 603 546
Rank change year-on-year +10 -57 -8
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 254 240 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.31% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.78% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 249 224 358
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 29398 30598 33098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.01% 40.15% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 23963 26965 28347
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,750
90th Percentile £89,800 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in London

Silverlight
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in London

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Silverlight in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Silverlight in London

Silverlight
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +43 29 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Silverlight
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 254 (100.00%) C#
1 254 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 254 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 254 (100.00%) .NET
1 254 (100.00%) WPF
2 252 (99.21%) MVC
2 252 (99.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 246 (96.85%) WCF
4 244 (96.06%) Web Application Development
4 244 (96.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 244 (96.06%) NHibernate
4 244 (96.06%) Agile Software Development
5 214 (84.25%) TDD
5 214 (84.25%) NUnit
5 214 (84.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 170 (66.93%) Ajax
6 170 (66.93%) Subversion
7 169 (66.54%) LINQ
7 169 (66.54%) Scrum
8 147 (57.87%) JavaScript
9 143 (56.30%) HTML5
9 143 (56.30%) HTML
10 140 (55.12%) MonoRail
10 140 (55.12%) Castle Windsor
11 139 (54.72%) CSS
12 135 (53.15%) SQL Server 2014
13 97 (38.19%) VB.NET
14 85 (33.46%) SQL
15 75 (29.53%) Greenfield Project
15 75 (29.53%) T-SQL

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 30 (11.81%) BizTalk Server
1 30 (11.81%) SharePoint
1 30 (11.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 135 (53.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 214 (84.25%) NUnit
1 214 (84.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 170 (66.93%) Subversion
3 74 (29.13%) Moq
4 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.79%) gulp
4 2 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (28.35%) Finance
2 67 (26.38%) Games
3 43 (16.93%) Banking
4 38 (14.96%) Retail
5 34 (13.39%) Music Industry
6 6 (2.36%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.18%) Front Office
8 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 254 (100.00%) Developer
2 220 (86.61%) C# Developer
3 176 (69.29%) .NET Developer
4 146 (57.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 114 (44.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 114 (44.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 78 (30.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 61 (24.02%) Agile .NET Developer
7 61 (24.02%) Agile Developer
8 36 (14.17%) Games Developer
9 31 (12.20%) Agile C# Developer
9 31 (12.20%) Internet Developer
10 6 (2.36%) Angular Developer
11 3 (1.18%) C# WPF Developer
11 3 (1.18%) Lead .NET Developer
11 3 (1.18%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 3 (1.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 3 (1.18%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (1.18%) Silverlight Developer
11 3 (1.18%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (100.00%) .NET
1 254 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 254 (100.00%) WPF
2 252 (99.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 246 (96.85%) WCF
4 244 (96.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 244 (96.06%) NHibernate
5 170 (66.93%) Ajax
6 169 (66.54%) LINQ
7 143 (56.30%) HTML
7 143 (56.30%) HTML5
8 140 (55.12%) Castle Windsor
8 140 (55.12%) MonoRail
9 139 (54.72%) CSS
10 70 (27.56%) .NET Framework
11 67 (26.38%) WinForms
12 34 (13.39%) XML
13 8 (3.15%) AngularJS
14 6 (2.36%) D3.js
14 6 (2.36%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 75 (29.53%) Greenfield Project
2 38 (14.96%) Digital TV
3 30 (11.81%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.36%) Equities
4 6 (2.36%) Fixed Income
4 6 (2.36%) Hedge funds
5 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 67 (26.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (99.21%) MVC
2 244 (96.06%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (96.06%) Web Application Development
3 214 (84.25%) TDD
4 169 (66.54%) Scrum
5 74 (29.13%) BDD
5 74 (29.13%) Kanban
6 45 (17.72%) MVVM
7 40 (15.75%) OO
8 34 (13.39%) High Availability
9 31 (12.20%) E-Commerce
10 6 (2.36%) Analytics
10 6 (2.36%) Equity Research
10 6 (2.36%) Fund Management
11 3 (1.18%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (1.18%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.79%) OOD
12 2 (0.79%) Risk Management
12 2 (0.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 254 (100.00%) C#
2 147 (57.87%) JavaScript
3 97 (38.19%) VB.NET
4 85 (33.46%) SQL
5 75 (29.53%) T-SQL
6 61 (24.02%) VB
7 6 (2.36%) TypeScript
7 6 (2.36%) XAML
8 3 (1.18%) C
9 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (0.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 70 (27.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.18%) Google
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle