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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 103 117
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.82% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.87% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 8
Average salary - £38,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
825 803 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.07% 43.78% 56.81%
Number of salaries quoted 739 703 949
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
4 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
5 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
6 6 (46.15%) WCF
7 5 (38.46%) HTML
7 5 (38.46%) LINQ
7 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
7 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
7 5 (38.46%) CSS
7 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
7 5 (38.46%) Windows
7 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
8 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
8 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (30.77%) MVVM
8 4 (30.77%) Web Development
8 4 (30.77%) OOP
8 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 4 (30.77%) MVC
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 4 (30.77%) SOAP
8 4 (30.77%) Web Services
8 4 (30.77%) XML
9 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
9 3 (23.08%) WPF
9 3 (23.08%) Finance
9 3 (23.08%) Advertising

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) MorphX
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Advertising
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) WCF
5 5 (38.46%) LINQ
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
6 4 (30.77%) SOAP
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (23.08%) WPF
7 3 (23.08%) WinForms
8 1 (7.69%) Ajax
8 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
8 1 (7.69%) WF
8 1 (7.69%) ADO
8 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) RIA
2 1 (7.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) OOP
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
1 4 (30.77%) Web Development
1 4 (30.77%) MVVM
2 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) X++
4 2 (15.38%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP