The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 108 140 143
Rank change year-on-year +32 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 0.051% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £31,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.88% +13.33%  
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 Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 514 614 628
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 41.29% 31.57% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 397 562 539
Median salary £49,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Reading

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) WSE
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Perfmon
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OOP

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) WSE
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WF
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Perfmon
Reading
Nigel Frank International
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