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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 158 149 121
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -28
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 13 6 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.19% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 0.53% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 29
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
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
1399 1140 1211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.86% 36.13% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 918 785 841
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram 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 20 August 2014. 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
Edinburgh -11 7 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Glasgow -4 6 £45,000 -
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 30 (93.75%) C#
2 30 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 27 (84.38%) WCF
4 24 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 23 (71.88%) WPF
6 19 (59.38%) LINQ
6 19 (59.38%) MVC
7 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
8 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
9 13 (40.63%) SQL
9 13 (40.63%) HTML
10 12 (37.50%) Visual Studio
10 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
11 11 (34.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (34.38%) HTML5
12 10 (31.25%) F#
12 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
12 10 (31.25%) WinForms
12 10 (31.25%) Windows
12 10 (31.25%) N-Tier
13 9 (28.13%) XML
13 9 (28.13%) XSLT
13 9 (28.13%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (28.13%) T-SQL
13 9 (28.13%) Data Management
13 9 (28.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (28.13%) Multithreading

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (28.13%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 11 (34.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (15.63%) NUnit
4 3 (9.38%) Moq
5 2 (6.25%) MSTest
5 2 (6.25%) Subversion
5 2 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Programmer
3 9 (28.13%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) C# Programmer
4 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
5 6 (18.75%) C# Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (15.63%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) CRM Developer
9 1 (3.13%) C# Application Developer
9 1 (3.13%) .NET Applications Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 27 (84.38%) WCF
4 23 (71.88%) WPF
5 19 (59.38%) LINQ
6 13 (40.63%) HTML
7 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
8 11 (34.38%) HTML5
9 10 (31.25%) WinForms
9 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
10 9 (28.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (28.13%) jQuery
10 9 (28.13%) XML
10 9 (28.13%) XSLT
11 8 (25.00%) AppFabric
12 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (9.38%) Web Services
14 2 (6.25%) COM
14 2 (6.25%) CSS
15 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Android
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) MVC
2 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (28.13%) Data Management
3 9 (28.13%) Multithreading
4 8 (25.00%) TDD
5 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) OOP
6 4 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (9.38%) Android Development
7 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
7 3 (9.38%) OO
8 2 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.25%) BDD
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.13%) Parallel Programming
9 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
9 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 24 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) F#
5 9 (28.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Twitter
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