The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 92 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 6 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.57% 0.22% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 0.56% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +34.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
Silverlight
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
450 360 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.45% 39.82% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 409 328 359
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -12 4 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Cirencester +5 1 £31,500 +16.66%
Gloucester - 1 - -
Stroud - 1 - -
Silverlight
South West

Silverlight
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (33.33%) CRM
5 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Front Office
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (16.67%) DTS
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
6 1 (16.67%) WCF
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) DTS
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft