The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 76 51 35
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -16
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 4 5 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.50% 0.88% 5.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 2.23% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 32
Average salary £41,250 £52,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +64.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,400 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
403 224 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 50.56% 39.51% 54.93%
Number of salaries quoted 369 204 272
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
South West

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 24 July 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
Bath - 4 £41,250 -
Silverlight
South West

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Web Services
2 18 (94.74%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) WPF
3 17 (89.47%) HTML
3 17 (89.47%) CSS
4 14 (73.68%) Manufacturing
4 14 (73.68%) WinForms
4 14 (73.68%) MVC
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
4 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 14 (73.68%) T-SQL
4 14 (73.68%) Sass
4 14 (73.68%) LESS
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (73.68%) Web Development
4 14 (73.68%) Degree
4 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (26.32%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) SOAP
6 4 (21.05%) STL
6 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (21.05%) C++
6 4 (21.05%) XML Schema
6 4 (21.05%) XAML
6 4 (21.05%) Web Design
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
1 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (73.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) C# .NET Developer
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
1 17 (89.47%) .NET Developer
1 17 (89.47%) C# Developer
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior C# Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) C++/C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C++ Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) DBA
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) Web Services
2 18 (94.74%) WPF
3 17 (89.47%) HTML
3 17 (89.47%) CSS
4 14 (73.68%) WinForms
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
4 14 (73.68%) Sass
4 14 (73.68%) LESS
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (26.32%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) SOAP
6 4 (21.05%) STL
6 4 (21.05%) XML Schema
6 4 (21.05%) WCF
6 4 (21.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (15.79%) RESTful
7 3 (15.79%) HTML5
7 3 (15.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone 8
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) MVC
1 14 (73.68%) Web Development
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Web Design
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (21.05%) Kanban
3 1 (5.26%) ETL
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) XAML
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Trapeze
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle