The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 90 98 72
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 6 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.58% 0.088% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 0.17% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 9
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
549 582 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 52.74% 51.37% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 378 329 296
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Glasgow

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) WPF
3 9 (81.82%) WCF
3 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
4 8 (72.73%) LINQ
4 8 (72.73%) MVC
5 7 (63.64%) TDD
5 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
5 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
5 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (54.55%) NUnit
6 6 (54.55%) HTML
7 5 (45.45%) WinForms
7 5 (45.45%) F#
7 5 (45.45%) Moq
7 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
7 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
7 5 (45.45%) Parallel Programming
8 4 (36.36%) BDD
8 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
8 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
9 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
9 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
9 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
9 3 (27.27%) OO

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) NUnit
2 5 (45.45%) Moq
3 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (18.18%) Law
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (27.27%) Programmer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Analyst Programmer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) WPF
3 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 9 (81.82%) WCF
4 8 (72.73%) LINQ
5 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
6 6 (54.55%) HTML
7 5 (45.45%) WinForms
8 3 (27.27%) CSS
8 3 (27.27%) jQuery
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (27.27%) HTML5
9 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 2 (18.18%) CSS3
9 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
9 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (9.09%) WF
10 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (9.09%) XML
10 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 5 (45.45%) Parallel Programming
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
6 2 (18.18%) OOP
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) UML
7 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) SOA
7 1 (9.09%) Data Management
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) F#
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase
2 2 (18.18%) LexisNexis
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter