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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 155 155 164
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 7 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.13% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.34% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 15
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
1055 1179 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.68% 37.09% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 636 730 1072
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 1 May 2016. 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
Glasgow -1 7 £40,000 +6.66%
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) WPF
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) Android
4 6 (60.00%) Android Development
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) WCF
5 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 4 (40.00%) Xamarin
7 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
7 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (30.00%) REST
7 3 (30.00%) Splunk
7 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
7 3 (30.00%) SIEM
7 3 (30.00%) Ext JS
7 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
7 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (30.00%) Big Data
7 3 (30.00%) Kafka
7 3 (30.00%) Analytics

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (30.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) FTP
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
1 3 (30.00%) SNMP
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (30.00%) Parquet
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSTest
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Programmer
3 4 (40.00%) Programmer
4 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) WPF
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Flex
5 3 (30.00%) CGI
5 3 (30.00%) Ext JS
5 3 (30.00%) GWT
5 3 (30.00%) Kafka
5 3 (30.00%) REST
5 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (30.00%) RIA
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Android Development
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) BCP
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) SIEM
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Fluentd
1 3 (30.00%) Nagios
1 3 (30.00%) Nessus
1 3 (30.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Xamarin
3 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (30.00%) Qualys
3 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (30.00%) Splunk