The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 19 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.29% 1.14% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.31% 2.13% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Median salary £50,000 £26,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -14.75%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Silverlight
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 47 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 36.36% 53.41% 62.14%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 19
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Silverlight as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Belfast

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Belfast

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) NetWeaver
2 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
2 7 (77.78%) JMS
2 7 (77.78%) ISO 9001
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 7 (77.78%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (77.78%) PVCS
2 7 (77.78%) SAP
2 7 (77.78%) EJB
2 7 (77.78%) JDBC
2 7 (77.78%) JSP
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE
2 7 (77.78%) JSF
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Ajax
2 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (77.78%) JAX-WS
2 7 (77.78%) Data Protection
2 7 (77.78%) Java EE 5
2 7 (77.78%) EJB 3.0
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) WinForms
3 2 (22.22%) WPF

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 7 (77.78%) NetWeaver
1 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
1 7 (77.78%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Ajax
1 7 (77.78%) EJB
1 7 (77.78%) EJB 3.0
1 7 (77.78%) J2EE
1 7 (77.78%) Java EE 5
1 7 (77.78%) JAX-WS
1 7 (77.78%) JDBC
1 7 (77.78%) JMS
1 7 (77.78%) JSF
1 7 (77.78%) JSP
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) WinForms
2 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
1 7 (77.78%) Data Protection
1 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) MVVM
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft