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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 102 83 92
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.22% 1.15% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 3.17% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 7
Average salary £36,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £31,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
452 442 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.45% 36.32% 45.89%
Number of salaries quoted 377 394 527
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 April 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
South Wales -15 3 £36,500 +15.87%
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) WPF
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) C#
4 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) WCF
6 4 (44.44%) MVVM
6 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
6 4 (44.44%) High Availability
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (44.44%) LexisNexis
6 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 4 (44.44%) Umbraco
6 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (44.44%) MSTest
6 4 (44.44%) CMS
6 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (44.44%) Replication
6 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
6 4 (44.44%) TDD
6 4 (44.44%) XAML
6 4 (44.44%) Java
6 4 (44.44%) SOA

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 4 (44.44%) CMS
1 4 (44.44%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (44.44%) MSTest
General
1 3 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) WPF
4 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) WCF
6 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) MVVM
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) Time Management
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
3 3 (33.33%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) XAML
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) LexisNexis