The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 54
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
279 229 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 48.19% 43.70% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 243 209 169
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
South West

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Dorset

Silverlight
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) Data Transformation
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) FTP
2 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 5 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET