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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
England / London
Rank 450 509 443
Rank change year-on-year +59 -66  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 127 148 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.35% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 0.88% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 125 139 196
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £71,250
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13297 16747 15602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.03% 39.93% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11438 14622 13224
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 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
Bromley -1 2 £29,000 -33.33%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 232 (97.48%) C#
2 231 (97.06%) .NET
3 225 (94.54%) ASP.NET
4 222 (93.28%) WCF
5 221 (92.86%) SQL Server
6 208 (87.39%) Agile Software Development
7 202 (84.87%) WPF
7 202 (84.87%) MVC
8 191 (80.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 182 (76.47%) NHibernate
10 180 (75.63%) Web Application Development
10 180 (75.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 175 (73.53%) TDD
12 159 (66.81%) NUnit
13 155 (65.13%) Rhino Mocks
14 146 (61.34%) JavaScript
15 135 (56.72%) Ajax
16 133 (55.88%) LINQ
16 133 (55.88%) Scrum
17 130 (54.62%) Subversion
18 122 (51.26%) HTML
19 121 (50.84%) HTML5
20 118 (49.58%) CSS
21 109 (45.80%) Castle Windsor
22 103 (43.28%) MonoRail
23 102 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
24 84 (35.29%) Finance
25 82 (34.45%) SQL
26 78 (32.77%) .NET Framework
27 76 (31.93%) VB.NET

Silverlight
Top Related 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 27 (11.34%) SharePoint
2 25 (10.50%) BizTalk Server
2 25 (10.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (5.04%) IIS
4 11 (4.62%) CMS
5 6 (2.52%) Apache
5 6 (2.52%) EPiServer
6 5 (2.10%) Orchard CMS
7 2 (0.84%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.84%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.84%) Office 365
2 2 (0.84%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.50%) Internet
2 4 (1.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 102 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.52%) MarkLogic
5 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.84%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.84%) RavenDB
6 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) Power BI
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 159 (66.81%) NUnit
2 155 (65.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 130 (54.62%) Subversion
4 52 (21.85%) Moq
5 7 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.52%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.10%) Log4Net
7 5 (2.10%) NuGet
8 3 (1.26%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 84 (35.29%) Finance
2 57 (23.95%) Banking
3 51 (21.43%) Games
4 26 (10.92%) Music Industry
4 26 (10.92%) Retail
5 23 (9.66%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.52%) Front Office
7 4 (1.68%) Back Office
7 4 (1.68%) Publishing
8 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 227 (95.38%) Developer
2 200 (84.03%) C# Developer
3 150 (63.03%) .NET Developer
4 124 (52.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 89 (37.39%) ASP.NET Developer
5 89 (37.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 64 (26.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 50 (21.01%) Agile .NET Developer
7 50 (21.01%) Agile Developer
8 26 (10.92%) Games Developer
9 25 (10.50%) Agile C# Developer
9 25 (10.50%) Internet Developer
10 20 (8.40%) UI Developer
11 5 (2.10%) Angular Developer
11 5 (2.10%) C# WPF Developer
11 5 (2.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (2.10%) SQL Developer
11 5 (2.10%) WPF Developer
12 4 (1.68%) Silverlight Developer
13 2 (0.84%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (97.06%) .NET
2 225 (94.54%) ASP.NET
3 222 (93.28%) WCF
4 202 (84.87%) WPF
5 191 (80.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 182 (76.47%) NHibernate
7 180 (75.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 135 (56.72%) Ajax
9 133 (55.88%) LINQ
10 122 (51.26%) HTML
11 121 (50.84%) HTML5
12 118 (49.58%) CSS
13 109 (45.80%) Castle Windsor
14 103 (43.28%) MonoRail
15 78 (32.77%) .NET Framework
16 51 (21.43%) WinForms
17 38 (15.97%) XML
18 34 (14.29%) AngularJS
19 29 (12.18%) ASP.NET Web API
20 20 (8.40%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.18%) Client/Server
2 26 (10.92%) Digital TV
3 7 (2.94%) Hedge funds
3 7 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.10%) Equities
4 5 (2.10%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.68%) Derivative
5 4 (1.68%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.84%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.84%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 56 (23.53%) Windows
2 5 (2.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (87.39%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (84.87%) MVC
3 180 (75.63%) Web Application Development
4 175 (73.53%) TDD
5 133 (55.88%) Scrum
6 52 (21.85%) BDD
6 52 (21.85%) Kanban
7 37 (15.55%) MVVM
8 32 (13.45%) OO
9 31 (13.03%) E-Commerce
10 26 (10.92%) High Availability
11 24 (10.08%) Analytics
12 8 (3.36%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (2.94%) Web Development
14 6 (2.52%) SDLC
15 5 (2.10%) Asynchronous Programming
15 5 (2.10%) Front End Development
15 5 (2.10%) Fund Management
15 5 (2.10%) Performance Optimisation
15 5 (2.10%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 232 (97.48%) C#
2 146 (61.34%) JavaScript
3 82 (34.45%) SQL
4 76 (31.93%) VB.NET
5 54 (22.69%) T-SQL
6 50 (21.01%) VB
7 29 (12.18%) XAML
8 25 (10.50%) TypeScript
9 7 (2.94%) Java
10 1 (0.42%) C++
10 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (3.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.68%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 69 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 2 (0.84%) SAP
3 1 (0.42%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle
3 1 (0.42%) Tableau
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