The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 104 116
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.45% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.04% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 11
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
741 674 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.15% 43.09% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 597 624 906
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Cambridge

Silverlight
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Legal

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (50.00%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft