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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 70 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 11 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.49% 1.90% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 5.63% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 10
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
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
264 142 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.77% 33.65% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 242 137 139
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Northampton

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) WCF
2 12 (85.71%) Degree
3 11 (78.57%) WPF
4 10 (71.43%) Windows
4 10 (71.43%) Web Development
4 10 (71.43%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) Games
5 7 (50.00%) PhD
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 7 (50.00%) Physics
5 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (50.00%) HTML5
6 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) WF
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) CSS
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
8 3 (21.43%) SLA
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (21.43%) MS Office

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Lync
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) C# Developer
2 11 (78.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (71.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (64.29%) Software Developer
5 7 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) WCF
2 11 (78.57%) WPF
3 10 (71.43%) jQuery
4 7 (50.00%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) WF
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) XSL
6 3 (21.43%) Ajax
6 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 3 (21.43%) LINQ
6 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (50.00%) Physics
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Web Development
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (14.29%) Android Development
5 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) PhD
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft