The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 31 35 25
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.61% 0.76% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% 1.59% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 95 63 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 34.30% 48.09% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 79 39 33
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Northern Ireland

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Silverlight in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Silverlight in Northern Ireland

Silverlight
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -1 10 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) WPF
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) WinForms
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) Mobile Development
4 6 (37.50%) Android
4 6 (37.50%) MVVM
4 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 6 (37.50%) Entity Framework
4 6 (37.50%) Sass
4 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 6 (37.50%) Xamarin
4 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 6 (37.50%) Android Development
4 6 (37.50%) iOS Development
4 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (25.00%) JAX-WS
5 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (25.00%) Java EE 5
5 4 (25.00%) EJB 3.0

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (25.00%) NetWeaver
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Software Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Mobile Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Xamarin Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
1 12 (75.00%) WPF
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) Entity Framework
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) Sass
2 6 (37.50%) WinForms
3 4 (25.00%) Ajax
3 4 (25.00%) EJB
3 4 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (25.00%) J2EE
3 4 (25.00%) Java EE 5
3 4 (25.00%) JAX-WS
3 4 (25.00%) JDBC
3 4 (25.00%) JMS
3 4 (25.00%) JSF
3 4 (25.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Android
1 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Android Development
1 6 (37.50%) iOS Development
1 6 (37.50%) Mobile Development
1 6 (37.50%) MVVM
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (37.50%) Xamarin
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
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