The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 94 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 5 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.38% 1.61% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 4.05% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 19
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Silverlight
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
432 519 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.78% 39.86% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 390 471 360
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Wales region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in Wales

Silverlight
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 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
South Wales -21 5 £38,500 -
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
2 9 (52.94%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
3 8 (47.06%) XSLT
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (47.06%) SharePoint
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (47.06%) Blackberry
3 8 (47.06%) GIS
3 8 (47.06%) WinForms
3 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
3 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
3 8 (47.06%) QA
3 8 (47.06%) WPF
3 8 (47.06%) LINQ
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (47.06%) Android

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (47.06%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (47.06%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (64.71%) C# Developer
2 11 (64.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
2 9 (52.94%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) XSLT
3 8 (47.06%) WinForms
3 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
3 8 (47.06%) WPF
3 8 (47.06%) LINQ
3 8 (47.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.88%) Sass
4 1 (5.88%) LESS
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Blackberry
1 8 (47.06%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Android
2 8 (47.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Android Development
2 8 (47.06%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) XAML
3 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft