Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 244 256
Rank change year-on-year +22 +12 -44
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 34 30 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.50% 0.40% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 1.13% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 56
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +17.65%
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +25.00%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2309 2653 3955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.05% 35.03% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 2392 3264
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in West Yorkshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in West Yorkshire

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Silverlight in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Silverlight in West Yorkshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Leeds +5 28 £55,000 - 2
Bradford - 3 £42,500 - 1
Silverlight
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) WPF
2 33 (97.06%) SQL
2 33 (97.06%) T-SQL
3 31 (91.18%) Web Services
4 30 (88.24%) JavaScript
5 29 (85.29%) OO
6 28 (82.35%) ASP.NET
6 28 (82.35%) Scrum
6 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (79.41%) HTML
7 27 (79.41%) RESTful
7 27 (79.41%) MSTest
8 26 (76.47%) C++
9 25 (73.53%) XML
9 25 (73.53%) UML
9 25 (73.53%) NUnit
9 25 (73.53%) Finance
9 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
9 25 (73.53%) WCF
9 25 (73.53%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (70.59%) MVVM
10 24 (70.59%) WF
10 24 (70.59%) LINQ
10 24 (70.59%) Use Case
10 24 (70.59%) jQuery
10 24 (70.59%) XSLT
10 24 (70.59%) RUP
10 24 (70.59%) DSDM

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (79.41%) MSTest
2 25 (73.53%) NUnit
3 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.88%) Moq
5 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (73.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) .NET Software Engineer
1 24 (70.59%) C# Software Engineer
1 24 (70.59%) Software Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Developer
3 8 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.82%) T-SQL Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Agile Developer
9 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Lead C# Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) WPF
2 31 (91.18%) Web Services
3 28 (82.35%) ASP.NET
4 27 (79.41%) HTML
4 27 (79.41%) RESTful
5 25 (73.53%) WCF
5 25 (73.53%) XML
6 24 (70.59%) CSS
6 24 (70.59%) jQuery
6 24 (70.59%) LINQ
6 24 (70.59%) SOAP
6 24 (70.59%) WF
6 24 (70.59%) XSLT
7 8 (23.53%) WinForms
8 4 (11.76%) REST
9 3 (8.82%) HTML5
10 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.94%) .NET Remoting
11 1 (2.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) OO
2 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (82.35%) Scrum
3 25 (73.53%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
3 25 (73.53%) UML
4 24 (70.59%) DSDM
4 24 (70.59%) MVVM
4 24 (70.59%) RUP
4 24 (70.59%) Service Delivery
4 24 (70.59%) Use Case
5 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 4 (11.76%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.94%) BDD
8 1 (2.94%) SDLC
8 1 (2.94%) SOA
8 1 (2.94%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (97.06%) SQL
2 33 (97.06%) T-SQL
3 30 (88.24%) JavaScript
4 26 (76.47%) C++
5 24 (70.59%) Java
5 24 (70.59%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.88%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) SAP