The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 230 238
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.019% 0.095% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.042% 0.24% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £34,425
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,750 £52,500
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 West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2364 2055 2522
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 44.67% 39.20% 42.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9484 8873 10823
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Silverlight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in the South West

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in the South West

Silverlight
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the South West 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
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
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 West region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Typography
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe