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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 116 98 112
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.72% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 1.71% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 14
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,400 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £40,500 £40,700
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
717 642 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.35% 41.85% 48.66%
Number of salaries quoted 571 577 924
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ
5 1 (20.00%) DNN
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Law
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VB

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (20.00%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) CRM Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM