Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 35 32
Rank change year-on-year -31 -3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.22% 2.63% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 7.69% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Northern Ireland median annual salary £30,000 £50,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +92.31% -18.11%
10th Percentile £26,500 £33,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £33,500 £55,000 £29,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Silverlight is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 209 117 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 46.24% 34.21% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 132 93 53
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £13,200 £28,250 £22,600
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

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
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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -24 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Silverlight
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Silverlight
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#