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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 224 204 153
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -51
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 16 25 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.41% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.93% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 62
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,700
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
2586 2688 2328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.01% 43.74% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 2314 2078
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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
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 July 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 July 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 - 6 £37,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -12 5 £50,000 +57.62%
Devon - 4 £35,000 - 1
Somerset +7 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) IIS
4 7 (38.89%) WPF
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) WCF
6 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) Apache
7 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Internet
7 4 (22.22%) HTML5
8 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 3 (16.67%) LINQ
8 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 3 (16.67%) Data Management

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (38.89%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
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 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DTS
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
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 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) WPF
3 5 (27.78%) WCF
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
5 3 (16.67%) Middleware
5 3 (16.67%) WinForms
5 3 (16.67%) Ajax
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (16.67%) LINQ
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) WebGL
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (5.56%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) GIS
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) MODAF
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Data Management
3 3 (16.67%) Information Management
3 3 (16.67%) UML
3 3 (16.67%) OOP
3 3 (16.67%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (11.11%) MVVM
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 3 (16.67%) VB
5 3 (16.67%) XAML
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) 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
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago