The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 393 419
Rank change year-on-year +20 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 21 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.62% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 42 37
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.78%  

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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5936 7395 7722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 40.66% 40.15% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5184 6626 6660
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in the South East

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Silverlight in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Silverlight in the South East

Silverlight
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
East Sussex +15 5 £20,000 -46.66%
Buckinghamshire -25 5 £33,750 -15.62% 2
West Sussex - 4 £51,250 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Berkshire +29 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £55,000 -
Silverlight
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 49 (89.09%) .NET
2 47 (85.45%) C#
3 41 (74.55%) SQL
4 38 (69.09%) Microsoft
5 34 (61.82%) MVC
6 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 31 (56.36%) SQL Server
8 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET
9 26 (47.27%) Windows
10 25 (45.45%) HTML
11 24 (43.64%) Degree
12 20 (36.36%) WPF
13 19 (34.55%) VB.NET
14 17 (30.91%) Unit Testing
14 17 (30.91%) SQL Server 2014
15 16 (29.09%) Mobile App
15 16 (29.09%) AngularJS
15 16 (29.09%) CSS
16 15 (27.27%) LINQ
17 14 (25.45%) SDLC
17 14 (25.45%) WCF
17 14 (25.45%) SharePoint
18 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
18 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
18 13 (23.64%) Greenfield Project
19 12 (21.82%) Apple iOS
19 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
19 12 (21.82%) OOP
19 12 (21.82%) XML

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (25.45%) SharePoint
2 12 (21.82%) IIS
3 10 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (10.91%) Drupal
5 4 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (7.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.64%) DNN
6 2 (3.64%) Documentum
6 2 (3.64%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (7.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) DNS
2 3 (5.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (56.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (30.91%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (10.91%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.64%) OLAP
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.82%) MySQL
7 1 (1.82%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 7 (12.73%) Subversion
3 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.09%) JIRA
4 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.45%) LINQPad
5 3 (5.45%) NUnit
6 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (14.55%) Marketing
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (74.55%) Developer
2 22 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 21 (38.18%) .NET Developer
3 21 (38.18%) C# Developer
4 15 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Consultant
5 10 (18.18%) CRM Consultant
5 10 (18.18%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 10 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (12.73%) Agile Developer
6 7 (12.73%) SQL Developer
7 6 (10.91%) PHP Developer
7 6 (10.91%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 6 (10.91%) PHP Zend Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Symfony Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Agile Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (89.09%) .NET
2 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET
3 25 (45.45%) HTML
4 20 (36.36%) WPF
5 16 (29.09%) AngularJS
5 16 (29.09%) CSS
6 15 (27.27%) LINQ
7 14 (25.45%) WCF
8 12 (21.82%) XML
9 11 (20.00%) WinForms
10 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
10 10 (18.18%) Ajax
10 10 (18.18%) iOS SDK
11 9 (16.36%) XSLT
12 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 7 (12.73%) jQuery
13 7 (12.73%) NHibernate
14 6 (10.91%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Mobile App
2 13 (23.64%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
4 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 7 (12.73%) Client/Server
6 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (47.27%) Windows
2 12 (21.82%) Apple iOS
3 10 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Vista
5 2 (3.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) MVC
2 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.91%) Unit Testing
4 14 (25.45%) SDLC
5 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
6 12 (21.82%) OOP
7 11 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 10 (18.18%) CRM
8 10 (18.18%) Data Migration
8 10 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
8 10 (18.18%) Microservices
8 10 (18.18%) Migration
8 10 (18.18%) OO
8 10 (18.18%) Project Management
8 10 (18.18%) Scrum
9 8 (14.55%) Web Application Development
10 7 (12.73%) MVVM
10 7 (12.73%) Refactoring
10 7 (12.73%) Single Responsibility Principle
10 7 (12.73%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (85.45%) C#
2 41 (74.55%) SQL
3 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (34.55%) VB.NET
5 11 (20.00%) VB
6 9 (16.36%) XPath
7 8 (14.55%) PHP
8 6 (10.91%) Perl
9 5 (9.09%) C++
10 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
11 3 (5.45%) Java
12 1 (1.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (43.64%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) ISEB
2 4 (7.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 38 (69.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Zend
3 2 (3.64%) EMC
3 2 (3.64%) Telerik
4 1 (1.82%) Sun
4 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
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