The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 96 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 8 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.53% 0.33% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.44% 0.95% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Silverlight
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
555 419 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.07% 34.95% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 412 277 327
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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
1 13 (100.00%) WPF
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 11 (84.62%) WCF
4 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 10 (76.92%) N-Tier
5 9 (69.23%) WinForms
5 9 (69.23%) LINQ
5 9 (69.23%) F#
6 8 (61.54%) Multithreading
6 8 (61.54%) AppFabric
6 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
6 8 (61.54%) MVC
7 6 (46.15%) Finance
7 6 (46.15%) TDD
8 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
9 3 (23.08%) Financial Modelling
10 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (15.38%) Moq
10 2 (15.38%) OO
10 2 (15.38%) CRM
10 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 2 (15.38%) SOAP
10 2 (15.38%) Web Services
10 2 (15.38%) NUnit
11 1 (7.69%) Banking

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) NUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Moq
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Programmer
2 8 (61.54%) C# Programmer
3 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
4 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Analyst
5 4 (30.77%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (30.77%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) WPF
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 11 (84.62%) WCF
4 9 (69.23%) WinForms
4 9 (69.23%) LINQ
5 8 (61.54%) AppFabric
5 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (15.38%) SOAP
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 1 (7.69%) HTML
8 1 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (7.69%) WF
8 1 (7.69%) Protocol Buffers
8 1 (7.69%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) Multithreading
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) MVVM
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) F#
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Infragistics
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) Red Gate
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago