The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 16 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 38 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 3.92% 28.79% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 47.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 38 0
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
South Wales

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 Bridgend region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20 80 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 39.22% 60.61% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 80 3
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Bridgend

Silverlight
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) WCF

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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.

Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA