The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 205 149 136
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -13
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 26 62 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 1.19% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 2.68% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 61 78
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,000 £37,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2654 2314 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.28% 44.48% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2285 2065 2045
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 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
England

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 1 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 1 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 -17 13 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Dorset -7 5 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Gloucestershire -18 4 £31,720 -2.40% 1
Somerset -19 4 £41,250 -21.42% 2
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 62 (88.57%) C#
2 58 (82.86%) .NET
3 51 (72.86%) SQL Server
4 39 (55.71%) ASP.NET
5 37 (52.86%) HTML
5 37 (52.86%) WPF
6 32 (45.71%) SQL
7 29 (41.43%) JavaScript
8 27 (38.57%) CSS
8 27 (38.57%) Windows
9 25 (35.71%) Degree
10 24 (34.29%) Web Services
11 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
12 18 (25.71%) SharePoint
13 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 16 (22.86%) Web Development
14 16 (22.86%) WCF
14 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (22.86%) T-SQL
14 16 (22.86%) MVC
15 15 (21.43%) Scrum
16 14 (20.00%) Manufacturing
16 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (20.00%) Perl
16 14 (20.00%) HTML5
17 13 (18.57%) Sass
17 13 (18.57%) LESS
17 13 (18.57%) WinForms
18 12 (17.14%) Ajax

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 18 (25.71%) SharePoint
2 12 (17.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (12.86%) IIS
4 8 (11.43%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (5.71%) ArcGIS
6 2 (2.86%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
2 4 (5.71%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (12.86%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) VoIP
1 7 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (7.14%) FTP
3 4 (5.71%) Intranet
4 2 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (1.43%) Firewall
5 1 (1.43%) Wireless
5 1 (1.43%) LAN
5 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
5 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (72.86%) SQL Server
2 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 5 (7.14%) Big Data
6 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.86%) MySQL
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.43%) DTS
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.29%) JMeter
3 3 (4.29%) Ranorex
3 3 (4.29%) Selenium
3 3 (4.29%) FitNesse
3 3 (4.29%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.43%) Subversion
5 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 11 (15.71%) Marketing
3 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.71%) Back Office
4 4 (5.71%) Finance
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Law
5 1 (1.43%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (78.57%) Developer
2 36 (51.43%) C# .NET Developer
2 36 (51.43%) C# Developer
3 35 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 22 (31.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Automation Tester
7 8 (11.43%) Senior Automation Tester
7 8 (11.43%) Software Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Tester
7 8 (11.43%) Senior QA Tester
7 8 (11.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Senior Tester
7 8 (11.43%) QA Tester
8 7 (10.00%) Web Developer
8 7 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (82.86%) .NET
2 39 (55.71%) ASP.NET
3 37 (52.86%) HTML
3 37 (52.86%) WPF
4 27 (38.57%) CSS
5 24 (34.29%) Web Services
6 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 16 (22.86%) WCF
7 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (20.00%) HTML5
9 13 (18.57%) Sass
9 13 (18.57%) LESS
9 13 (18.57%) WinForms
10 12 (17.14%) Ajax
10 12 (17.14%) .NET Framework
11 11 (15.71%) XML
12 8 (11.43%) jQuery
12 8 (11.43%) SOAP
13 7 (10.00%) ADO
14 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) Open Source
2 4 (5.71%) GIS
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.86%) RIA
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) IVR
5 1 (1.43%) Firmware
5 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.57%) Windows Phone
4 5 (7.14%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (4.29%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.86%) Android
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Web Development
1 16 (22.86%) MVC
2 15 (21.43%) Scrum
3 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.71%) CRM
5 9 (12.86%) TDD
5 9 (12.86%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (11.43%) Test Strategy
6 8 (11.43%) Test Automation
6 8 (11.43%) Automated Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.14%) DNA
8 5 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.14%) Data Transformation
8 5 (7.14%) Time Management
8 5 (7.14%) Kanban
8 5 (7.14%) Web Application Development
9 4 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.71%) OO
9 4 (5.71%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 62 (88.57%) C#
2 32 (45.71%) SQL
3 29 (41.43%) JavaScript
4 16 (22.86%) T-SQL
5 14 (20.00%) Perl
6 9 (12.86%) XAML
7 8 (11.43%) Bash Shell
7 8 (11.43%) Python
7 8 (11.43%) Ruby
8 7 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 7 (10.00%) Java
8 7 (10.00%) C++
9 5 (7.14%) PHP
10 1 (1.43%) VB6
10 1 (1.43%) VBA
10 1 (1.43%) C
10 1 (1.43%) VB
10 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.43%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (35.71%) Degree
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.71%) MCP
3 4 (5.71%) MCSD
4 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
2 4 (5.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
3 4 (5.71%) Trapeze
3 4 (5.71%) ESRI
4 3 (4.29%) Google
5 2 (2.86%) JBoss
6 1 (1.43%) VMware
6 1 (1.43%) Genesys
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco
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