The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 116 104 85
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -19
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.78% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 1.69% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 37
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
794 769 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 44.66% 46.38% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 669 731 844
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Cambridgeshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Data Mapping
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Compact Framework
6 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (14.29%) IIS

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) CRM Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Compact Framework
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Data Mapping
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft