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 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 232 210 155
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -55
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 14 30 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.49% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 1.16% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 60
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2597 2584 2197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.90% 42.40% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2206 1940
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,600
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
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 31 August 2015.

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 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
Wiltshire +3 6 £37,500 - 1
Devon - 5 £35,000 -
Somerset +2 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Gloucestershire -21 1 - - 1
Bristol -37 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) IIS
4 8 (44.44%) Java
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) WPF
6 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
7 5 (27.78%) OO
7 5 (27.78%) Apache
7 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) Internet
8 4 (22.22%) Middleware
8 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 4 (22.22%) JBoss
8 4 (22.22%) CSS
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 4 (22.22%) WCF
8 4 (22.22%) HTML5
8 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 3 (16.67%) MODAF
9 3 (16.67%) Ajax

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (44.44%) IIS
2 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
3 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (22.22%) JBoss
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
2 3 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) DTS
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) MSTest
2 1 (5.56%) Moq
General
1 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Architect
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) WPF
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 4 (22.22%) Middleware
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) HTML5
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) Ajax
6 3 (16.67%) LINQ
6 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
6 3 (16.67%) WinForms
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.56%) PostGIS
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.56%) WebGL
7 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 3 (16.67%) GIS
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) RIA
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) MODAF
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (16.67%) UML
3 3 (16.67%) OOP
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Data Management
3 3 (16.67%) Information Management
4 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) MVVM
5 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 3 (16.67%) VB
6 3 (16.67%) XAML
7 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.56%) C
7 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) CCSA
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
4 1 (5.56%) ESRI
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago