Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Silverlight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Silverlight over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 326 337 289
Rank change year-on-year +11 -48 -51
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.052% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.052% 0.15% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 26
West Midlands median annual salary £51,250 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.24% +3.13% -11.11%
10th Percentile £47,875 £20,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,625 £59,375 £43,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Silverlight is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3882 4042 3845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.29% 35.21% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3339 3450 3454
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in the West Midlands

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in the West Midlands

Silverlight
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +30 1 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
Silverlight
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Remoting

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft