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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 233 179 171
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -8
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 43 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.74% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.079% 1.68% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 35 45
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2535 2553 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.69% 44.09% 45.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2254 2237 2227
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Gloucestershire -20 2 £33,500 -25.55%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 29 (93.55%) C#
2 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
3 21 (67.74%) .NET
4 16 (51.61%) WCF
5 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
5 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio
6 12 (38.71%) Windows
7 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (35.48%) WPF
8 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
8 10 (32.26%) HTML
9 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
10 8 (25.81%) UML
10 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
10 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
11 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (22.58%) Client/Server
11 7 (22.58%) SQL
11 7 (22.58%) CSS
12 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
12 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
12 6 (19.35%) MVC
12 6 (19.35%) Finance
13 5 (16.13%) LINQ
13 5 (16.13%) MVVM
14 4 (12.90%) Entity Framework
14 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
14 4 (12.90%) Web Development

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
1 1 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.23%) DTS
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) MorphX
3 1 (3.23%) NUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
3 2 (6.45%) Front Office
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) C# Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Software Developer
4 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Applications Developer
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Programmer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead C# Developer
9 1 (3.23%) AWS Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) WCF
3 11 (35.48%) WPF
4 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
4 10 (32.26%) HTML
5 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
6 7 (22.58%) CSS
7 5 (16.13%) LINQ
8 4 (12.90%) Entity Framework
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (12.90%) SOAP
8 4 (12.90%) Web Services
8 4 (12.90%) XML
9 3 (9.68%) WinForms
10 2 (6.45%) Apache Flex
10 2 (6.45%) HTML5
10 2 (6.45%) CSS3
10 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
10 2 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) DTV
2 1 (3.23%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) UML
3 6 (19.35%) MVC
4 5 (16.13%) MVVM
5 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 4 (12.90%) OOP
6 3 (9.68%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 3 (9.68%) ERP
6 3 (9.68%) Logistics
6 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Kanban
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.45%) Coaching
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.23%) SOA
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
4 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) X++
6 2 (6.45%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
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