Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 195 232
Rank change year-on-year -32 +37 -19
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.018% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.77% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 10
Scotland median annual salary - £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2185 1936 2295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.73% 37.80% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1228 1447
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,450 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,750 £59,750 £56,850
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 Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in Scotland

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Scotland

Silverlight
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 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
Glasgow -22 1 - -
Silverlight
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin