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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 207 146 160
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +14
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 31 65 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 1.28% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 2.92% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27 63 47
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
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
2608 2228 2145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.94% 43.79% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2247 1996 1936
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 14 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Wiltshire -1 7 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Dorset -10 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Gloucestershire -9 2 £33,440 +1.33%
Somerset -20 1 £45,000 +32.35%
Devon -22 1 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Cornwall - 1 £25,000 -
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 56 (91.80%) C#
2 49 (80.33%) .NET
3 41 (67.21%) SQL Server
4 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (54.10%) ASP.NET
6 29 (47.54%) HTML
7 25 (40.98%) WPF
8 24 (39.34%) CSS
9 22 (36.07%) SQL
9 22 (36.07%) WCF
10 21 (34.43%) Windows
11 20 (32.79%) Web Services
11 20 (32.79%) JavaScript
11 20 (32.79%) Degree
12 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
13 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (21.31%) Web Development
15 12 (19.67%) Manufacturing
15 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
15 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
15 12 (19.67%) .NET Framework
16 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (18.03%) Perl
16 11 (18.03%) WinForms
16 11 (18.03%) MVC
17 10 (16.39%) Ajax
17 10 (16.39%) Linux
17 10 (16.39%) HTML5
18 9 (14.75%) Sass

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
2 9 (14.75%) IIS
2 9 (14.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (9.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (6.56%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.28%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (1.64%) DNN
7 1 (1.64%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) InfoPath
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) VoIP
1 8 (13.11%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (8.20%) FTP
3 4 (6.56%) Intranet
4 1 (1.64%) Firewall
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
4 1 (1.64%) LAN
4 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.64%) WAN
4 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (67.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.20%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) DTS
6 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) JMeter
2 3 (4.92%) Selenium
2 3 (4.92%) FitNesse
2 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.92%) WebDriver
2 3 (4.92%) Ranorex
3 2 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (19.67%) Manufacturing
2 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.84%) Marketing
4 5 (8.20%) Aerospace
5 4 (6.56%) Finance
5 4 (6.56%) Back Office
6 3 (4.92%) Retail
7 2 (3.28%) Advertising
7 2 (3.28%) Games
8 1 (1.64%) Banking
8 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 52 (85.25%) Developer
2 28 (45.90%) C# Developer
2 28 (45.90%) C# .NET Developer
3 25 (40.98%) .NET Developer
4 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (27.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (21.31%) Senior Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (16.39%) Software Developer
8 9 (14.75%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (14.75%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (13.11%) Agile C# Developer
10 6 (9.84%) SharePoint Developer
11 5 (8.20%) Senior QA Tester
11 5 (8.20%) QA Tester
11 5 (8.20%) Tester
11 5 (8.20%) Senior Tester
11 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
11 5 (8.20%) Automation Tester
11 5 (8.20%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (80.33%) .NET
2 33 (54.10%) ASP.NET
3 29 (47.54%) HTML
4 25 (40.98%) WPF
5 24 (39.34%) CSS
6 22 (36.07%) WCF
7 20 (32.79%) Web Services
8 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (19.67%) .NET Framework
10 11 (18.03%) WinForms
10 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (16.39%) HTML5
11 10 (16.39%) Ajax
12 9 (14.75%) XML
12 9 (14.75%) Sass
12 9 (14.75%) LESS
13 8 (13.11%) ADO
14 6 (9.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (9.84%) LINQ
15 5 (8.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) RIA
4 1 (1.64%) Open Source
4 1 (1.64%) Firmware
4 1 (1.64%) GIS
4 1 (1.64%) IVR
4 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Phone
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.28%) Android
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Phone 7
5 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) Web Development
3 11 (18.03%) MVC
4 9 (14.75%) Scrum
5 8 (13.11%) Line Management
6 6 (9.84%) TDD
6 6 (9.84%) CRM
7 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
7 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.20%) Coaching
7 5 (8.20%) Data Transformation
7 5 (8.20%) Test Strategy
7 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (6.56%) ITIL
8 4 (6.56%) OO
8 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.92%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 56 (91.80%) C#
2 22 (36.07%) SQL
3 20 (32.79%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
5 11 (18.03%) Perl
6 8 (13.11%) Java
7 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
7 7 (11.48%) XAML
8 5 (8.20%) Ruby
8 5 (8.20%) Python
8 5 (8.20%) PHP
8 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.92%) C++
10 2 (3.28%) VB
11 1 (1.64%) C
11 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.64%) VBA
11 1 (1.64%) X++
11 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (32.79%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.20%) DV Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) MCP
4 4 (6.56%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) QA
2 4 (6.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) Trapeze
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) Genesys
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.64%) ESRI
4 1 (1.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.64%) Google
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Accudo Contract Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago