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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 132 158 138
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 23 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 0.24% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% 0.59% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 16
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
1207 1364 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.24% 41.70% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 880 871 799
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +12 16 £40,000 -5.88%
Glasgow +17 6 £46,250 +15.62%
West Lothian - 2 £40,000 -
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (97.37%) C#
2 35 (92.11%) .NET
3 34 (89.47%) WPF
4 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
4 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
4 23 (60.53%) WCF
5 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (39.47%) LINQ
7 13 (34.21%) N-Tier
7 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
7 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
8 12 (31.58%) NUnit
8 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
9 11 (28.95%) SQL
9 11 (28.95%) MVC
9 11 (28.95%) TDD
9 11 (28.95%) Moq
10 10 (26.32%) HTML
10 10 (26.32%) OO
10 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 10 (26.32%) WinForms
10 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (26.32%) Multithreading
10 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
11 9 (23.68%) F#
11 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (21.05%) Web Services
12 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
13 7 (18.42%) Windows
13 7 (18.42%) CRM

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.26%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
4 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
4 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) NUnit
2 11 (28.95%) Moq
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Law
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) C# Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Software Developer
4 9 (23.68%) .NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.16%) CRM Developer
7 4 (10.53%) C# Programmer
7 4 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (10.53%) Programmer
7 4 (10.53%) Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (10.53%) C# Analyst Programmer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
8 3 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Lead Software Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) .NET
2 34 (89.47%) WPF
3 23 (60.53%) WCF
3 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
4 15 (39.47%) LINQ
5 10 (26.32%) WinForms
5 10 (26.32%) HTML
5 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
6 8 (21.05%) Web Services
7 6 (15.79%) SOAP
7 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 6 (15.79%) HTML5
8 5 (13.16%) WF
8 5 (13.16%) jQuery
8 5 (13.16%) CSS
9 4 (10.53%) XML
9 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (10.53%) CSS3
9 4 (10.53%) Backbone.js
9 4 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) N-Tier
2 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.53%) iPad
5 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
1 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
2 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
3 11 (28.95%) TDD
3 11 (28.95%) MVC
4 10 (26.32%) OO
4 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (26.32%) Multithreading
5 7 (18.42%) Parallel Programming
5 7 (18.42%) MVVM
5 7 (18.42%) BDD
5 7 (18.42%) CRM
6 6 (15.79%) OOP
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) Workflow
8 4 (10.53%) Scrum
9 3 (7.89%) Project Management
9 3 (7.89%) UML
9 3 (7.89%) Coaching
10 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) C#
2 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 9 (23.68%) F#
5 3 (7.89%) Python
5 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.89%) C++
5 3 (7.89%) Perl
5 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Java
6 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) XAML
6 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Sybase
3 4 (10.53%) Infragistics
3 4 (10.53%) Google
3 4 (10.53%) Red Gate
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) Twitter
5 2 (5.26%) LexisNexis