The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 158 153 154
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 7 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 1.01% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 4
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -2.70%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Silverlight
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1183 1382 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.77% 37.56% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 724 907 768
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Scotland

Silverlight
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Glasgow +7 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) WPF
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) Android
3 8 (72.73%) Android Development
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) WCF
5 6 (54.55%) jQuery
5 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
5 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 6 (54.55%) Xamarin
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
7 2 (18.18%) MVVM
7 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 2 (18.18%) OOP
7 2 (18.18%) OO
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
8 1 (9.09%) MySQL
8 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Programmer
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) WPF Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) WPF
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) WCF
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
1 8 (72.73%) Android Development
2 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
2 2 (18.18%) OOP
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) MVVM
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Xamarin