The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 51 60
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 2.90% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.52% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 8
Average salary - £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Silverlight
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
253 266 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.39% 38.61% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 231 246 235
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) WCF
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) Web Development
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Degree
4 8 (66.67%) WPF
5 7 (58.33%) Mathematics
5 7 (58.33%) Physics
5 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
5 7 (58.33%) HTML5
5 7 (58.33%) PhD
5 7 (58.33%) Games
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
7 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (33.33%) Ajax
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (33.33%) XSL
7 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 3 (25.00%) MS Office
8 3 (25.00%) SLA
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 8 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 8 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (58.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (58.33%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) WCF
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) WPF
4 7 (58.33%) HTML5
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) XSL
6 4 (33.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Mathematics
1 7 (58.33%) Physics
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) Android Development
4 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) PhD
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft