The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 28 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 12 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 6.70% 3.11% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 6.02% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Silverlight
Northern Ireland

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 County Antrim region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 83 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 50.28% 51.55% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 46 65 36
Average salary £34,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.21% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £31,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Silverlight
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in County Antrim

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in County Antrim

Silverlight
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +4 12 £33,000 +1.53%
Silverlight
Northern Ireland

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) Web Services
2 15 (83.33%) XML
3 12 (66.67%) Degree
4 11 (61.11%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (50.00%) C#
5 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (50.00%) Client/Server
5 9 (50.00%) Intranet
5 9 (50.00%) Internet
5 9 (50.00%) Project Management
5 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 9 (50.00%) Use Case
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (50.00%) SaaS
5 9 (50.00%) User Stories
6 7 (38.89%) MVC
7 6 (33.33%) GIS
7 6 (33.33%) ESRI
7 6 (33.33%) SOA
7 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle
7 6 (33.33%) OO

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Intranet
1 9 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) Web Services
2 15 (83.33%) XML
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (16.67%) WCF
4 3 (16.67%) WPF
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (33.33%) GIS
2 6 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
1 9 (50.00%) Use Case
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 9 (50.00%) User Stories
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
3 6 (33.33%) SOA
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) OO
3 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) BC Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) HNC
3 3 (16.67%) HND
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) ESRI
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle