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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 220 207 174
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -33
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 25 28 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.48% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.08% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 42
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -7.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
2633 2598 2446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.93% 44.60% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2335 2311 2211
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,902 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +6 12 £38,000 +8.57% 5
Wiltshire -2 6 £35,000 -3.44% 2
Somerset -1 4 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Gloucestershire -13 3 £37,000 +37.03% 1
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 52 (88.14%) C#
2 43 (72.88%) .NET
3 42 (71.19%) SQL Server
4 28 (47.46%) WCF
5 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET
6 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
6 20 (33.90%) Windows
7 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (30.51%) Visual Studio
8 18 (30.51%) .NET Framework
9 16 (27.12%) HTML
10 14 (23.73%) CSS
10 14 (23.73%) WPF
10 14 (23.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (22.03%) LINQ
11 13 (22.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 12 (20.34%) Java
12 12 (20.34%) VB.NET
12 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
13 11 (18.64%) XML
14 10 (16.95%) SQL
14 10 (16.95%) Linux
14 10 (16.95%) Finance
15 9 (15.25%) Web Services
15 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
16 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
16 8 (13.56%) ADO
16 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
16 8 (13.56%) VoIP
16 8 (13.56%) Web Development

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.86%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) DNN
3 2 (3.39%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) VoIP
1 8 (13.56%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (8.47%) FTP
3 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (71.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (23.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.47%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.69%) DTS
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) MorphX
4 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.69%) NUnit
5 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.86%) Aerospace
4 5 (8.47%) Advertising
5 4 (6.78%) Retail
5 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.39%) Electronics
6 2 (3.39%) Games
7 1 (1.69%) Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Marketing
7 1 (1.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 56 (94.92%) Developer
2 22 (37.29%) C# Developer
3 17 (28.81%) .NET Developer
4 16 (27.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (22.03%) Software Developer
6 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (11.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Agile C# Developer
7 5 (8.47%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Applications Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Lead Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Programmer
10 2 (3.39%) Junior
10 2 (3.39%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (72.88%) .NET
2 28 (47.46%) WCF
3 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET
4 18 (30.51%) .NET Framework
5 16 (27.12%) HTML
6 14 (23.73%) WPF
6 14 (23.73%) CSS
7 13 (22.03%) LINQ
7 13 (22.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (18.64%) XML
9 9 (15.25%) Web Services
10 8 (13.56%) ADO
11 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (8.47%) HTML5
12 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 5 (8.47%) WinForms
13 4 (6.78%) SOAP
14 3 (5.08%) Ajax
14 3 (5.08%) Apache Flex
14 3 (5.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.08%) RIA
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.69%) DTV
4 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) Linux
3 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.56%) Web Development
2 8 (13.56%) Line Management
3 7 (11.86%) Unit Testing
3 7 (11.86%) MVVM
4 6 (10.17%) Data Transformation
4 6 (10.17%) UML
4 6 (10.17%) OOP
4 6 (10.17%) OO
4 6 (10.17%) MVC
5 5 (8.47%) Logistics
6 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.08%) Kanban
7 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.08%) TDD
7 3 (5.08%) Scrum
7 3 (5.08%) ERP
8 2 (3.39%) OOD
8 2 (3.39%) CRM
8 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 52 (88.14%) C#
2 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.34%) Java
3 12 (20.34%) VB.NET
4 10 (16.95%) SQL
5 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.47%) Perl
6 5 (8.47%) PHP
7 4 (6.78%) C++
7 4 (6.78%) XAML
7 4 (6.78%) X++
8 2 (3.39%) VB
9 1 (1.69%) C
9 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
1 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) Google
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