The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 91 88 90
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 8 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.74% 0.20% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.20% 0.57% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 13
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Silverlight
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
363 353 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 33.80% 35.55% 36.01%
Number of salaries quoted 327 322 390
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) Visual Studio
2 15 (88.24%) WCF
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) LINQ
4 8 (47.06%) Aerospace
4 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
4 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
4 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (41.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (41.18%) UML
5 7 (41.18%) Client/Server
5 7 (41.18%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.76%) .NET
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
6 2 (11.76%) WinForms
6 2 (11.76%) WPF
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Logistics

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (47.06%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (88.24%) Software Developer
3 9 (52.94%) C# Developer
4 7 (41.18%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) WCF
2 8 (47.06%) LINQ
3 7 (41.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) WPF
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
2 7 (41.18%) UML
3 2 (11.76%) OOP
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Logistics
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree