The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 41 40
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.93% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.91% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
73 103 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.65% 31.99% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 59 75 88
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Scotland

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Silverlight
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) MSTest

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft