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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 98 104 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.073% 0.20% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.53% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% -2.70%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
510 563 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.47% 37.06% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 335 384 268
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) WPF
2 10 (66.67%) WCF
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (40.00%) CRM
4 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) OO
5 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) WF
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) N-Tier
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) Sybase
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) OOP
7 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (20.00%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) WinForms
7 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Moq
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) CRM Developer
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) WPF Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) WPF
2 10 (66.67%) WCF
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) WF
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) WinForms
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
6 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) LINQ
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
7 1 (6.67%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) Ajax
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (13.33%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) CRM
2 5 (33.33%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (20.00%) OOP
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Parallel Programming
5 2 (13.33%) MVVM
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) OOD
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) F#
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) XAML
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Sybase
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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