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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 73 75 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -26
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.16% 0.40% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.94% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
263 320 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.76% 42.44% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 229 285 179
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 August 2015. 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
Wells - 1 £55,000 -
Silverlight
South West

Silverlight
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) WebGL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) PostGIS

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) WebGL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) PostGIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript