The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford 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 Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 26 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 29 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.82% 12.71% 8.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.83% 33.33% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 16
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £33,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
127 111 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.39% 38.14% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 120 109 71
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Bedfordshire

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Bedford

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Bedford

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 79 (96.34%) .NET
2 76 (92.68%) C#
3 75 (91.46%) ASP.NET
4 65 (79.27%) Microsoft
5 62 (75.61%) SQL Server
6 60 (73.17%) WPF
7 56 (68.29%) SQL
7 56 (68.29%) T-SQL
8 46 (56.10%) MS Excel
9 45 (54.88%) HTML
9 45 (54.88%) Windows
9 45 (54.88%) Software Engineering
10 44 (53.66%) CSS
10 44 (53.66%) JavaScript
11 42 (51.22%) MVC
11 42 (51.22%) WCF
12 34 (41.46%) Subversion
12 34 (41.46%) Team Foundation Server
13 33 (40.24%) SQL Server 2008
13 33 (40.24%) .NET Framework
13 33 (40.24%) Multithreading
13 33 (40.24%) Visual Studio
13 33 (40.24%) SharePoint
14 32 (39.02%) Web Services
14 32 (39.02%) Relational Database
15 29 (35.37%) Scrum
16 27 (32.93%) TDD
16 27 (32.93%) XML
16 27 (32.93%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (32.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 33 (40.24%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 46 (56.10%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.98%) Fireworks
2 9 (10.98%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (10.98%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (75.61%) SQL Server
2 33 (40.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (39.02%) Relational Database
4 27 (32.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (26.83%) Crystal Reports
6 20 (24.39%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (10.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (41.46%) Subversion
1 34 (41.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (40.24%) Visual Studio
3 22 (26.83%) NUnit
3 22 (26.83%) MSTest
4 13 (15.85%) Moq
5 4 (4.88%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (9.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (79.27%) Developer
2 40 (48.78%) Senior Developer
3 18 (21.95%) C# Developer
4 16 (19.51%) Lead Developer
5 12 (14.63%) Technical Leader
5 12 (14.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Technical Developer
6 11 (13.41%) .NET Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Designer
6 11 (13.41%) Architect
7 10 (12.20%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (10.98%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (10.98%) UI Designer
9 8 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (7.32%) Team Leader
12 5 (6.10%) Development Team Leader
12 5 (6.10%) UI Developer
12 5 (6.10%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (96.34%) .NET
2 75 (91.46%) ASP.NET
3 60 (73.17%) WPF
4 45 (54.88%) HTML
5 44 (53.66%) CSS
6 42 (51.22%) WCF
7 33 (40.24%) .NET Framework
8 32 (39.02%) Web Services
9 27 (32.93%) XML
9 27 (32.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (31.71%) WinForms
11 24 (29.27%) Middleware
12 22 (26.83%) Ajax
12 22 (26.83%) WF
13 20 (24.39%) LINQ
13 20 (24.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 19 (23.17%) ADO.NET
15 18 (21.95%) HTML5
16 17 (20.73%) jQuery
17 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) N-Tier
2 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.54%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.44%) RIA
4 2 (2.44%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.22%) Physics
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.88%) Software Engineering
2 42 (51.22%) MVC
3 33 (40.24%) Multithreading
4 29 (35.37%) Scrum
5 27 (32.93%) TDD
6 22 (26.83%) Configuration Management
6 22 (26.83%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (24.39%) OO
7 20 (24.39%) OOD
8 19 (23.17%) Project Management
8 19 (23.17%) Product Management
9 16 (19.51%) Business Analysis
10 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (10.98%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (9.76%) SEO
14 7 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (8.54%) Technical Analysis
15 3 (3.66%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 76 (92.68%) C#
2 56 (68.29%) SQL
2 56 (68.29%) T-SQL
3 44 (53.66%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.22%) PhD
1 1 (1.22%) Degree
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) MOM
Vendors
1 65 (79.27%) Microsoft
2 23 (28.05%) Oracle
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