The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 25 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 73 80 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 0.10% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.23% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
395 443 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 51.10% 45.86% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 362 391 282
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Oxfordshire

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Oxford

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Delphi
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) COM
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) PhD
3 2 (50.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft