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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 157 161
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.57% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1040 1060 1128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.63% 37.09% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 677 558 699
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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