The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 161 149 133
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 15 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.37% 0.32% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 0.79% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 20
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1566 1262 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.39% 39.89% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 757 998
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
UK

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -19 7 £42,500 -
Glasgow -14 4 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Aberdeen +5 2 £40,000 - 1
Dundee +3 1 £37,500 +50.00%
Renfrewshire - 1 £35,000 -
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
3 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 18 (81.82%) C#
3 18 (81.82%) WCF
4 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
5 16 (72.73%) WPF
6 13 (59.09%) LINQ
7 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
8 11 (50.00%) HTML
8 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (45.45%) MVC
10 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (36.36%) CSS
12 7 (31.82%) SQL
12 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
12 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
12 7 (31.82%) WinForms
12 7 (31.82%) NUnit
12 7 (31.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
13 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (27.27%) MSTest
13 6 (27.27%) F#
13 6 (27.27%) Subversion
13 6 (27.27%) Multithreading
13 6 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 6 (27.27%) N-Tier
14 5 (22.73%) SharePoint

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (31.82%) NUnit
3 6 (27.27%) Subversion
3 6 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (27.27%) MSTest
4 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.55%) Moq
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Programmer
3 6 (27.27%) C# Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 18 (81.82%) WCF
3 16 (72.73%) WPF
4 13 (59.09%) LINQ
5 11 (50.00%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
7 7 (31.82%) WinForms
7 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
7 7 (31.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 5 (22.73%) HTML5
9 5 (22.73%) AppFabric
9 5 (22.73%) jQuery
10 3 (13.64%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (13.64%) XML
10 3 (13.64%) XSLT
11 2 (9.09%) WF
11 2 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) RIA
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Android
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) MVC
2 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Multithreading
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
6 2 (9.09%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) Android Development
6 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.55%) Parallel Programming
7 1 (4.55%) Usability Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Business Development
7 1 (4.55%) Investment Management
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security
7 1 (4.55%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) F#
5 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
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