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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 99 109 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% 0.14% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.28% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
534 712 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.75% 49.48% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 342 465 303
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 £40,000 £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 17 April 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%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) WinForms
4 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
4 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 5 (62.50%) LINQ
4 5 (62.50%) F#
4 5 (62.50%) Parallel Programming
4 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (50.00%) OO
5 4 (50.00%) NUnit
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) OOP
6 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (37.50%) Moq
6 3 (37.50%) Coaching

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) NUnit
2 3 (37.50%) 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%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Analyst Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
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
4 5 (62.50%) WinForms
4 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (62.50%) LINQ
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
6 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (12.50%) WF
7 1 (12.50%) Ajax
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) iPad
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Parallel Programming
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
3 4 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Android Development
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) F#
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 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 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago