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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 131 149 130
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 30 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.93% 0.24% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 0.61% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 22
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.98% +2.66%
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
1315 1319 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.91% 40.18% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 939 859 844
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +10 21 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Glasgow - 8 £42,500 - 1
West Lothian - 2 £40,000 -
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 43 (97.73%) C#
2 41 (93.18%) .NET
3 38 (86.36%) WPF
4 30 (68.18%) ASP.NET
5 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
5 29 (65.91%) WCF
6 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
7 19 (43.18%) LINQ
8 17 (38.64%) Software Engineering
9 15 (34.09%) N-Tier
9 15 (34.09%) MVC
10 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
10 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
10 14 (31.82%) Mentoring
11 13 (29.55%) WinForms
11 13 (29.55%) HTML
11 13 (29.55%) SQL
12 12 (27.27%) Multithreading
12 12 (27.27%) TDD
12 12 (27.27%) NUnit
12 12 (27.27%) F#
12 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
13 11 (25.00%) Moq
13 11 (25.00%) OO
14 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
15 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (20.45%) HTML5
15 9 (20.45%) Windows
16 8 (18.18%) Finance

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.55%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
4 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
4 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) NUnit
2 11 (25.00%) Moq
3 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Law
2 2 (4.55%) Legal
2 2 (4.55%) Advertising
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.45%) .NET Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Analyst Programmer
6 6 (13.64%) Programmer
6 6 (13.64%) Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 6 (13.64%) C# Programmer
6 6 (13.64%) CRM Developer
7 5 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Lead Software Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (93.18%) .NET
2 38 (86.36%) WPF
3 30 (68.18%) ASP.NET
4 29 (65.91%) WCF
5 19 (43.18%) LINQ
6 13 (29.55%) WinForms
6 13 (29.55%) HTML
7 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
8 9 (20.45%) HTML5
9 8 (18.18%) Web Services
9 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
10 7 (15.91%) jQuery
11 6 (13.64%) XML
11 6 (13.64%) SOAP
12 5 (11.36%) CSS
12 5 (11.36%) WF
13 4 (9.09%) CSS3
13 4 (9.09%) Backbone.js
13 4 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (9.09%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) N-Tier
2 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
4 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.09%) iPad
6 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Software Engineering
2 15 (34.09%) MVC
3 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
3 14 (31.82%) Mentoring
4 12 (27.27%) Multithreading
4 12 (27.27%) TDD
5 11 (25.00%) OO
6 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.18%) BDD
7 8 (18.18%) CRM
8 7 (15.91%) OOP
8 7 (15.91%) Parallel Programming
8 7 (15.91%) MVVM
9 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (11.36%) Workflow
11 4 (9.09%) Scrum
12 3 (6.82%) Project Management
12 3 (6.82%) Data Management
12 3 (6.82%) UML
12 3 (6.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) C#
2 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
3 13 (29.55%) SQL
4 12 (27.27%) F#
5 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.82%) C++
6 3 (6.82%) Perl
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
6 3 (6.82%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) XAML
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Java
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Sybase
3 4 (9.09%) Infragistics
3 4 (9.09%) Google
3 4 (9.09%) Red Gate
4 2 (4.55%) Twitter
4 2 (4.55%) LexisNexis
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
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