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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 108 98 113
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.058% 0.81% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 1.97% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 13
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
667 608 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.58% 41.22% 45.18%
Number of salaries quoted 558 512 735
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) DNN
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (50.00%) DNN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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