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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 29 18
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.64% 0.88% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 1.82% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

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 88 55 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 40.00% 48.25% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 74 33 20
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Silverlight as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Silverlight in Belfast over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Silverlight in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) WPF
4 6 (46.15%) Android
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
4 6 (46.15%) Entity Framework
4 6 (46.15%) Sass
4 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
4 6 (46.15%) Xamarin
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
4 6 (46.15%) Android Development
4 6 (46.15%) iOS Development
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile Development
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) JSF
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) Ajax
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
5 4 (30.77%) JMS
5 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
5 4 (30.77%) IBM
5 4 (30.77%) NetWeaver
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) NetWeaver
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Applications Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Mobile Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Xamarin Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
1 9 (69.23%) WPF
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
2 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) Entity Framework
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) Sass
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
3 4 (30.77%) EJB
3 4 (30.77%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 4 (30.77%) Java EE 5
3 4 (30.77%) JAX-WS
3 4 (30.77%) JDBC
3 4 (30.77%) JMS
3 4 (30.77%) JSF
3 4 (30.77%) JSP
4 3 (23.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Android
1 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Android Development
1 6 (46.15%) iOS Development
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile Development
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
2 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) Xamarin
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago