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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 105 79
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.075% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.15% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
523 670 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.92% 50.57% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 343 418 225
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
3 6 (75.00%) LINQ
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (62.50%) WinForms
4 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
4 5 (62.50%) NUnit
4 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (62.50%) F#
4 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 5 (62.50%) Parallel Programming
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) Moq
6 3 (37.50%) Coaching
6 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 3 (37.50%) OO
6 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (12.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) NUnit
2 4 (50.00%) Moq
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (37.50%) Programmer
1 3 (37.50%) C# Analyst Programmer
1 3 (37.50%) C# Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) LINQ
3 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (62.50%) WinForms
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (25.00%) HTML5
7 2 (25.00%) CSS3
7 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
7 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (25.00%) jQuery
8 1 (12.50%) WF
8 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
8 1 (12.50%) Ajax
8 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) iPad
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
2 5 (62.50%) Parallel Programming
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) F#
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Sybase
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) LexisNexis