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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 34 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.66% 1.02% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 3.13% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £33,440 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.18% +6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
Gloucestershire

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 Gloucester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
76 64 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 50.33% 32.65% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 76 60 98
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Gloucester

Silverlight
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) XAML
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle