The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 29 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 72 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 7 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.80% 1.23% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.53% 3.10% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 23
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
277 258 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.80% 39.75% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 261 235 231
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
East Midlands

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Northampton -21 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Silverlight
East Midlands

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) HTML
3 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 21 (87.50%) WCF
4 16 (66.67%) Windows
4 16 (66.67%) Web Development
4 16 (66.67%) jQuery
5 15 (62.50%) WPF
6 14 (58.33%) Degree
7 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (37.50%) Mathematics
8 9 (37.50%) Physics
8 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
8 9 (37.50%) HTML5
8 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 9 (37.50%) Games
8 9 (37.50%) PhD
9 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
9 7 (29.17%) Web Design
9 7 (29.17%) Photoshop
9 7 (29.17%) CSS
9 7 (29.17%) XML
9 7 (29.17%) XSL
9 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (29.17%) Web Accessibility
9 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
9 7 (29.17%) Ajax
9 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Photoshop
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Intranet
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
1 3 (12.50%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (37.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) C# Developer
2 14 (58.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 14 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 9 (37.50%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
5 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Head of Development
6 4 (16.67%) Head of Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) HTML
3 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 21 (87.50%) WCF
4 16 (66.67%) jQuery
5 15 (62.50%) WPF
6 9 (37.50%) HTML5
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
7 7 (29.17%) XML
7 7 (29.17%) XSL
7 7 (29.17%) Ajax
8 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
8 5 (20.83%) WF
8 5 (20.83%) LINQ
8 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Mathematics
1 9 (37.50%) Physics
1 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) N-Tier
3 3 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Web Development
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) Web Design
2 7 (29.17%) Web Accessibility
3 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) Android Development
5 3 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 9 (37.50%) PhD
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft