The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 139 126 106
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -20
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 4 14 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.59% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 1.34% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 42
Average salary £35,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1037 1044 1426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 42.33% 43.85% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 882 978 1263
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -12 3 £28,000 -30.00%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) WPF
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Data Mapping
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Compact Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) CRM Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) WPF
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Compact Framework
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) WinForms
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Data Mapping
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft