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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 158 150 119
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -31
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 15 6 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.20% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 0.55% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 28
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1387 1099 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.31% 36.18% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 932 757 831
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 £28,500
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -9 10 £37,500 -25.00%
Glasgow -8 5 £42,500 - 3
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 37 (100.00%) C#
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (89.19%) ASP.NET
3 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
4 28 (75.68%) WPF
5 27 (72.97%) WCF
6 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
7 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
7 19 (51.35%) LINQ
8 18 (48.65%) MVC
8 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
9 17 (45.95%) SQL
10 14 (37.84%) HTML
11 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
12 12 (32.43%) Visual Studio
13 11 (29.73%) XML
13 11 (29.73%) Windows
13 11 (29.73%) HTML5
14 10 (27.03%) T-SQL
14 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (24.32%) TDD
15 9 (24.32%) WinForms
15 9 (24.32%) Data Management
15 9 (24.32%) XSLT
15 9 (24.32%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (24.32%) N-Tier
15 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (24.32%) F#
15 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (24.32%) jQuery

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (24.32%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visualfiles
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
4 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Visual Studio
2 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.81%) NUnit
3 4 (10.81%) Moq
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Law
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Software Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Software Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) C# Developer
5 7 (18.92%) C# Programmer
5 7 (18.92%) Programmer
6 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
7 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (8.11%) C# Analyst Programmer
9 3 (8.11%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (8.11%) Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) CRM Developer
10 1 (2.70%) C# Application Developer
10 1 (2.70%) .NET Applications Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (89.19%) ASP.NET
3 28 (75.68%) WPF
4 27 (72.97%) WCF
5 19 (51.35%) LINQ
6 14 (37.84%) HTML
7 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
8 11 (29.73%) XML
8 11 (29.73%) HTML5
9 9 (24.32%) WinForms
9 9 (24.32%) XSLT
9 9 (24.32%) jQuery
9 9 (24.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
10 7 (18.92%) AppFabric
11 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (13.51%) Web Services
12 2 (5.41%) COM
12 2 (5.41%) SOAP
13 1 (2.70%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) N-Tier
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) MVC
1 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) TDD
3 9 (24.32%) Data Management
4 8 (21.62%) Multithreading
5 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.81%) OOP
7 4 (10.81%) OO
7 4 (10.81%) BDD
8 3 (8.11%) Android Development
8 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
8 3 (8.11%) Project Management
9 2 (5.41%) CRM
9 2 (5.41%) Workflow
9 2 (5.41%) Financial Modelling
9 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
3 17 (45.95%) SQL
4 10 (27.03%) T-SQL
5 9 (24.32%) F#
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Twitter
2 2 (5.41%) LexisNexis
3 1 (2.70%) Red Gate
3 1 (2.70%) Infragistics
3 1 (2.70%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago