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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 113 98 77
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -21
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 6 35 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% 1.73% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 3.99% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 35 53
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
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
799 878 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.76% 43.34% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 705 801 935
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 16 April 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 11 (78.57%) WCF
4 10 (71.43%) WPF
5 9 (64.29%) Web Services
6 8 (57.14%) Windows
6 8 (57.14%) ERP
6 8 (57.14%) IIS
6 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
6 8 (57.14%) WinForms
6 8 (57.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (57.14%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (57.14%) Web Development
6 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
6 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (57.14%) .NET Compact Framework
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) CRM
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) Degree
9 3 (21.43%) TDD
9 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 2 (14.29%) Migration
10 2 (14.29%) Process Management
10 2 (14.29%) SharePoint

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (57.14%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (57.14%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Developer
2 8 (57.14%) C# Developer
2 8 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) CRM Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 11 (78.57%) WCF
4 10 (71.43%) WPF
5 9 (64.29%) Web Services
6 8 (57.14%) WinForms
6 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
6 8 (57.14%) .NET Compact Framework
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ERP
1 8 (57.14%) Web Development
2 4 (28.57%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft