The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 - 103
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.18% - 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £36,000 - £36,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 - £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 - £39,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 413 479 458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 37.79% 35.64% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 357 420 378
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Wales

Silverlight
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
South Wales - 2 £36,000 - 1
Silverlight
UK

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
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