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 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 101 99 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 6 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.43% 0.089% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 0.21% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
647 477 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.21% 42.51% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 392 321 268
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
3 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (75.00%) WCF
5 11 (68.75%) LINQ
5 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
5 11 (68.75%) SQL
5 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
5 11 (68.75%) MVC
6 10 (62.50%) HTML
7 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
7 9 (56.25%) XML
7 9 (56.25%) XSLT
7 9 (56.25%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (56.25%) Data Management
7 9 (56.25%) jQuery
7 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (56.25%) HTML5
7 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (50.00%) Windows
9 7 (43.75%) WPF
9 7 (43.75%) QA
9 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
10 3 (18.75%) MS Excel

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (56.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
2 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (12.50%) Moq
3 2 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (75.00%) WCF
3 11 (68.75%) LINQ
3 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
4 10 (62.50%) HTML
5 9 (56.25%) XML
5 9 (56.25%) XSLT
5 9 (56.25%) jQuery
5 9 (56.25%) HTML5
5 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (43.75%) WPF
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) COM
8 1 (6.25%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) WinForms
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Android Development
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) F#
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter
2 1 (6.25%) LexisNexis
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago