The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 100 98 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 11 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.78% 0.080% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 0.18% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
684 547 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.34% 43.73% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 426 364 288
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Scotland

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 25 July 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (80.00%) WCF
5 11 (73.33%) LINQ
5 11 (73.33%) .NET Framework
5 11 (73.33%) MVC
5 11 (73.33%) Visual Studio
5 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
5 11 (73.33%) SQL
6 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (60.00%) HTML
6 9 (60.00%) XML
6 9 (60.00%) XSLT
6 9 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (60.00%) Data Management
6 9 (60.00%) jQuery
6 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (60.00%) HTML5
6 9 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (53.33%) Windows
8 7 (46.67%) QA
8 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
9 6 (40.00%) WPF
10 3 (20.00%) MS Excel

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (13.33%) Moq
3 2 (13.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (80.00%) WCF
3 11 (73.33%) LINQ
3 11 (73.33%) .NET Framework
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) XML
4 9 (60.00%) XSLT
4 9 (60.00%) jQuery
4 9 (60.00%) HTML5
4 9 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (40.00%) WPF
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) COM
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) WinForms
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Android Development
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter