The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 109 114 94
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 6 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.38% 0.28% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.64% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 8
Average salary £56,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
801 777 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 50.19% 44.22% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 713 679 652
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
South East

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Abingdon - 3 £60,000 -
Oxford +9 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Silverlight
South East

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 35 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (97.14%) .NET
2 34 (97.14%) SQL Server
3 30 (85.71%) WCF
4 27 (77.14%) WPF
5 26 (74.29%) Web Services
6 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
6 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (54.29%) .NET Framework
9 18 (51.43%) Open Source
9 18 (51.43%) Puppet
9 18 (51.43%) PowerShell
9 18 (51.43%) Opscode Chef
10 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
11 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
12 13 (37.14%) MVC
12 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
13 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (34.29%) SQL
13 12 (34.29%) C++
13 12 (34.29%) XML
13 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
13 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
14 11 (31.43%) Finance
15 10 (28.57%) TDD
15 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (28.57%) LINQ
16 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (11.43%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (97.14%) SQL Server
2 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 21 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (20.00%) Big Data
6 3 (8.57%) OLAP
6 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
2 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 21 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 15 (42.86%) Software Engineer
4 12 (34.29%) .NET Developer
4 12 (34.29%) C# Developer
4 12 (34.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
5 10 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (25.71%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (22.86%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (20.00%) Server Engineer
8 7 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 7 (20.00%) Senior Server Engineer
9 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Software Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Junior Software Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (97.14%) .NET
2 30 (85.71%) WCF
3 27 (77.14%) WPF
4 26 (74.29%) Web Services
5 19 (54.29%) .NET Framework
6 12 (34.29%) XML
6 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
7 10 (28.57%) LINQ
8 9 (25.71%) XSL
8 9 (25.71%) Ajax
9 7 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
9 7 (20.00%) WF
10 6 (17.14%) REST
11 5 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (11.43%) HTML
13 3 (8.57%) ADO.NET
13 3 (8.57%) COM
14 1 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Open Source
2 5 (14.29%) Social Media
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Blog
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 13 (37.14%) MVC
4 10 (28.57%) TDD
4 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (25.71%) Product Management
5 9 (25.71%) DevOps
5 9 (25.71%) SOA
5 9 (25.71%) UML
5 9 (25.71%) OOP
5 9 (25.71%) OO
6 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (14.29%) ETL
9 3 (8.57%) Web Application Development
10 2 (5.71%) Project Management
11 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) PowerShell
3 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
4 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 12 (34.29%) C++
5 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.57%) VBA
6 3 (8.57%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (51.43%) Puppet
1 18 (51.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Twitter