The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 80 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +4
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.13% 1.28% 2.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 3.21% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 13
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
327 218 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.25% 39.71% 54.75%
Number of salaries quoted 278 199 332
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Somerset region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in Somerset

Silverlight
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 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
Street - 1 £45,000 -
Silverlight
South West

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) WPF
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (72.73%) WinForms
3 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 8 (72.73%) Manufacturing
3 8 (72.73%) Sass
3 8 (72.73%) LESS
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 8 (72.73%) Web Development
3 8 (72.73%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (18.18%) Trapeze
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (72.73%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Developer
2 10 (90.91%) C# Developer
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (72.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (63.64%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (63.64%) Senior Developer
4 7 (63.64%) Senior C# Developer
4 7 (63.64%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) WPF
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (72.73%) WinForms
3 8 (72.73%) Sass
3 8 (72.73%) LESS
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) STL
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) XAML
5 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Trapeze
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago