The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 248 243 211
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -32
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 5 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.090% 0.24% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.54% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 25
Median salary £42,500 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +9.75%
Silverlight
England

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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2183 2580 2607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.26% 43.39% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1910 2213 2223
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Silverlight as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in the South West

Silverlight
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset -1 5 £42,500 -22.72%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Silverlight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) C#
3 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) WPF
6 6 (35.29%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (35.29%) Electronics
6 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
6 6 (35.29%) Programme Management
6 6 (35.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (35.29%) Marketing
6 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
6 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (35.29%) SAP
7 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
7 5 (29.41%) XAML
7 5 (29.41%) IIS
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) JBoss
7 5 (29.41%) RAD
7 5 (29.41%) Apache
7 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
7 5 (29.41%) Flash
7 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
7 5 (29.41%) LINQ
7 5 (29.41%) RIA

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Apache
1 5 (29.41%) IIS
1 5 (29.41%) JBoss
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Electronics
2 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Silverlight Developer
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Software Developer
4 5 (29.41%) WPF Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) WPF
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
5 5 (29.41%) Flash
5 5 (29.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) RIA
2 3 (17.65%) CLARiiON
2 3 (17.65%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Programme Management
3 5 (29.41%) RAD
4 3 (17.65%) High Availability
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
2 5 (29.41%) XAML
3 3 (17.65%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) EMC
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) NetApp
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft