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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 510 513 513
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 105 119 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 0.73% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 104 112 167
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,650 £60,000 £60,600
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  

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 14800 16191 17054
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.41% 40.46% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12260 14290 14681
Median salary £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Silverlight in London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 231 (98.72%) .NET
2 230 (98.29%) C#
3 229 (97.86%) ASP.NET
4 228 (97.44%) SQL Server
5 221 (94.44%) WCF
6 210 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
7 196 (83.76%) MVC
8 190 (81.20%) WPF
9 189 (80.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 184 (78.63%) NHibernate
11 183 (78.21%) TDD
12 180 (76.92%) Web Application Development
12 180 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 156 (66.67%) NUnit
13 156 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
14 148 (63.25%) JavaScript
15 135 (57.69%) Ajax
16 133 (56.84%) LINQ
17 129 (55.13%) Scrum
18 128 (54.70%) Subversion
19 119 (50.85%) HTML5
19 119 (50.85%) HTML
20 115 (49.15%) CSS
21 111 (47.44%) Castle Windsor
22 104 (44.44%) MonoRail
23 102 (43.59%) SQL Server 2014
24 88 (37.61%) Finance
25 84 (35.90%) SQL
25 84 (35.90%) .NET Framework
26 76 (32.48%) VB.NET

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 26 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 24 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (10.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (3.85%) IIS
4 8 (3.42%) CMS
5 7 (2.99%) Apache
5 7 (2.99%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.85%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.43%) Orchard CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.85%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.85%) Office 365
2 2 (0.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (97.44%) SQL Server
2 102 (43.59%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.99%) MarkLogic
5 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.43%) Power BI
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 156 (66.67%) NUnit
1 156 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 128 (54.70%) Subversion
3 52 (22.22%) Moq
4 3 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.43%) Log4Net
5 1 (0.43%) NuGet
5 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 88 (37.61%) Finance
2 61 (26.07%) Banking
3 52 (22.22%) Games
4 29 (12.39%) Investment Banking
5 26 (11.11%) Music Industry
5 26 (11.11%) Retail
6 6 (2.56%) Publishing
7 4 (1.71%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.71%) Front Office
8 2 (0.85%) Back Office
8 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 228 (97.44%) Developer
2 202 (86.32%) C# Developer
3 147 (62.82%) .NET Developer
4 123 (52.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 89 (38.03%) ASP.NET Developer
5 89 (38.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 58 (24.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 50 (21.37%) Agile .NET Developer
7 50 (21.37%) Agile Developer
8 26 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
8 26 (11.11%) Games Developer
8 26 (11.11%) Internet Developer
8 26 (11.11%) UI Developer
9 4 (1.71%) Angular Developer
9 4 (1.71%) C# WPF Developer
9 4 (1.71%) Silverlight Developer
9 4 (1.71%) Software Developer
9 4 (1.71%) WPF Developer
10 3 (1.28%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 3 (1.28%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (98.72%) .NET
2 229 (97.86%) ASP.NET
3 221 (94.44%) WCF
4 190 (81.20%) WPF
5 189 (80.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 184 (78.63%) NHibernate
7 180 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 135 (57.69%) Ajax
9 133 (56.84%) LINQ
10 119 (50.85%) HTML
10 119 (50.85%) HTML5
11 115 (49.15%) CSS
12 111 (47.44%) Castle Windsor
13 104 (44.44%) MonoRail
14 84 (35.90%) .NET Framework
15 50 (21.37%) WinForms
16 40 (17.09%) XML
17 39 (16.67%) AngularJS
18 29 (12.39%) ASP.NET Web API
19 27 (11.54%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 52 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (12.82%) Client/Server
3 26 (11.11%) Digital TV
4 5 (2.14%) Hedge funds
5 4 (1.71%) Equities
5 4 (1.71%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.85%) Life Science
7 2 (0.85%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (22.65%) Windows
2 3 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (83.76%) MVC
3 183 (78.21%) TDD
4 180 (76.92%) Web Application Development
5 129 (55.13%) Scrum
6 52 (22.22%) BDD
6 52 (22.22%) Kanban
7 35 (14.96%) OO
8 33 (14.10%) E-Commerce
9 31 (13.25%) MVVM
10 30 (12.82%) Analytics
11 26 (11.11%) High Availability
12 8 (3.42%) OOD
13 6 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (2.56%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (2.56%) Software Testing
14 4 (1.71%) Fund Management
14 4 (1.71%) SDLC
14 4 (1.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 230 (98.29%) C#
2 148 (63.25%) JavaScript
3 84 (35.90%) SQL
4 76 (32.48%) VB.NET
5 52 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 50 (21.37%) VB
7 35 (14.96%) XAML
8 31 (13.25%) TypeScript
9 7 (2.99%) Java
10 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (2.99%) Degree
2 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 63 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (0.85%) SAP
3 1 (0.43%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle
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