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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 205 153 144
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -9
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 30 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 1.20% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 2.79% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 60 66
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
2566 2190 2129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.11% 43.25% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2191 1940 1943
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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
Bristol -13 14 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Dorset -10 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Wiltshire -15 5 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Gloucestershire -9 3 £33,440 +2.89%
Somerset -27 3 £40,000 +17.64%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 61 (93.85%) C#
2 53 (81.54%) .NET
3 46 (70.77%) SQL Server
4 35 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 33 (50.77%) HTML
6 32 (49.23%) WPF
7 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
8 26 (40.00%) SQL
9 25 (38.46%) CSS
10 24 (36.92%) Windows
11 23 (35.38%) Degree
12 22 (33.85%) Web Services
13 21 (32.31%) WCF
14 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
15 16 (24.62%) SharePoint
15 16 (24.62%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 15 (23.08%) Web Development
17 14 (21.54%) T-SQL
18 13 (20.00%) Perl
18 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (20.00%) MVC
18 13 (20.00%) Manufacturing
18 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 13 (20.00%) HTML5
19 12 (18.46%) SharePoint 2013
19 12 (18.46%) Scrum
19 12 (18.46%) WinForms
19 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
20 11 (16.92%) Ajax

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 16 (24.62%) SharePoint
2 12 (18.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (13.85%) IIS
4 7 (10.77%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (3.08%) ArcGIS
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
2 4 (6.15%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (12.31%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) VoIP
1 8 (12.31%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (7.69%) FTP
3 4 (6.15%) Intranet
4 1 (1.54%) Firewall
4 1 (1.54%) Wireless
4 1 (1.54%) LAN
4 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.54%) WAN
4 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (70.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (24.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.69%) Big Data
5 5 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.54%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.62%) Selenium
3 3 (4.62%) FitNesse
3 3 (4.62%) WebDriver
3 3 (4.62%) Ranorex
3 3 (4.62%) JMeter
4 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 10 (15.38%) Marketing
3 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.15%) Finance
4 4 (6.15%) Back Office
5 3 (4.62%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.08%) Retail
7 1 (1.54%) Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Electronics
7 1 (1.54%) Advertising
7 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (83.08%) Developer
2 33 (50.77%) C# Developer
2 33 (50.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 30 (46.15%) .NET Developer
4 19 (29.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 12 (18.46%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (16.92%) Software Developer
8 10 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Agile C# Developer
10 7 (10.77%) Automation Tester
10 7 (10.77%) Senior Automation Tester
10 7 (10.77%) Senior Tester
10 7 (10.77%) QA Tester
10 7 (10.77%) Senior QA Tester
10 7 (10.77%) Tester
11 5 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (81.54%) .NET
2 35 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 33 (50.77%) HTML
4 32 (49.23%) WPF
5 25 (38.46%) CSS
6 22 (33.85%) Web Services
7 21 (32.31%) WCF
8 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (20.00%) HTML5
10 12 (18.46%) WinForms
10 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
11 11 (16.92%) Ajax
12 10 (15.38%) XML
12 10 (15.38%) Sass
12 10 (15.38%) LESS
13 8 (12.31%) ADO
14 6 (9.23%) SOAP
14 6 (9.23%) jQuery
15 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.08%) GIS
3 2 (3.08%) Open Source
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) IVR
4 1 (1.54%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Windows
2 9 (13.85%) Linux
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Phone
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Android
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Web Development
2 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) MVC
3 12 (18.46%) Scrum
4 10 (15.38%) CRM
5 9 (13.85%) TDD
6 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (10.77%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.77%) Test Strategy
7 7 (10.77%) Automated Testing
8 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.69%) Time Management
9 5 (7.69%) Kanban
9 5 (7.69%) Data Transformation
9 5 (7.69%) Web Application Development
9 5 (7.69%) DNA
9 5 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.15%) ITIL
10 4 (6.15%) Web Design
10 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 61 (93.85%) C#
2 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
3 26 (40.00%) SQL
4 14 (21.54%) T-SQL
5 13 (20.00%) Perl
6 9 (13.85%) XAML
7 7 (10.77%) Bash Shell
7 7 (10.77%) Ruby
7 7 (10.77%) Python
7 7 (10.77%) VB.NET
8 6 (9.23%) Java
9 5 (7.69%) C++
9 5 (7.69%) PHP
10 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.54%) VB6
10 1 (1.54%) X++
10 1 (1.54%) VBA
10 1 (1.54%) C
10 1 (1.54%) VB
10 1 (1.54%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 23 (35.38%) Degree
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.15%) MCP
3 4 (6.15%) MCSD
4 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) QA
2 4 (6.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) Trapeze
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) ESRI
5 1 (1.54%) Google
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) Genesys
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
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