The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 115 121 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -31
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 12 1 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.62% 0.058% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.51% 0.12% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 19
Average salary £38,000 £26,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.39% -28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £26,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
Silverlight
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
797 807 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 40.89% 47.14% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 713 722 751
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Bristol

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Bristol

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
5 10 (50.00%) WCF
6 9 (45.00%) CSS
6 9 (45.00%) HTML
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) Web Development
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) XML
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (30.00%) LINQ
8 6 (30.00%) MVVM
8 6 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
9 5 (25.00%) WPF
9 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
9 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) Advertising
10 4 (20.00%) MVC
10 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 4 (20.00%) SOAP

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 3 (15.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.00%) MorphX
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (5.00%) NUnit
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
1 5 (25.00%) Advertising
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 2 (10.00%) Games
5 1 (5.00%) Electronics
5 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 8 Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (50.00%) WCF
5 9 (45.00%) CSS
5 9 (45.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
6 6 (30.00%) XML
6 6 (30.00%) LINQ
6 6 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (25.00%) WPF
8 4 (20.00%) SOAP
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (15.00%) ADO
9 3 (15.00%) WinForms
9 3 (15.00%) Ajax
10 2 (10.00%) JSON
10 2 (10.00%) jQuery
10 2 (10.00%) HTML5
11 1 (5.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) RIA
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (10.00%) Android
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Web Development
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) MVVM
2 4 (20.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) OOP
3 3 (15.00%) Line Management
3 3 (15.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Logistics
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) OOD
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.00%) XAML
5 2 (10.00%) X++
5 2 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
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