The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 73 66 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.14% 0.60% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 2.03% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 11
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Silverlight
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
236 197 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.60% 29.76% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 214 185 138
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Northampton

Silverlight
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) PhD
1 6 (100.00%) Games
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Physics
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Physics
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) PhD
1 6 (100.00%) Degree