The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Silverlight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.32% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.44% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.78%  

Silverlight is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 82 48 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 53.95% 35.29% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 196 151 104
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,750 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £43,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Silverlight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in Belfast

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Silverlight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
2 6 (60.00%) Android
2 6 (60.00%) Sass
2 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (60.00%) Xamarin
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (60.00%) Android Development
2 6 (60.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile Development
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) WinForms
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) MVVM

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Applications Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Xamarin Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Sass
3 4 (40.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Android
1 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Android Development
1 6 (60.00%) iOS Development
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile Development
2 4 (40.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Xamarin