The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 32 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 24 40 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.82% 13.38% 4.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.39% 41.24% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 10
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
Bedfordshire

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 Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
138 97 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 44.95% 32.44% 31.22%
Number of salaries quoted 132 96 68
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 August 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Bedford

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 74 (96.10%) .NET
2 72 (93.51%) C#
3 68 (88.31%) ASP.NET
4 63 (81.82%) SQL Server
5 59 (76.62%) Microsoft
6 56 (72.73%) WPF
7 50 (64.94%) SQL
7 50 (64.94%) T-SQL
8 47 (61.04%) MVC
8 47 (61.04%) WCF
9 43 (55.84%) MS Excel
10 39 (50.65%) Windows
11 38 (49.35%) Software Engineering
12 34 (44.16%) Visual Studio
12 34 (44.16%) Scrum
13 32 (41.56%) HTML
13 32 (41.56%) SharePoint
13 32 (41.56%) .NET Framework
13 32 (41.56%) Multithreading
13 32 (41.56%) SQL Server 2008
14 31 (40.26%) JavaScript
14 31 (40.26%) CSS
15 30 (38.96%) TDD
16 28 (36.36%) Subversion
16 28 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
16 28 (36.36%) Relational Database
17 27 (35.06%) ASP.NET MVC
18 26 (33.77%) Web Services
19 22 (28.57%) Oracle
20 21 (27.27%) Middleware

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 32 (41.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (55.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.69%) Fireworks
2 9 (11.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (11.69%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 32 (41.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (22.08%) Crystal Reports
6 16 (20.78%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
10 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (44.16%) Visual Studio
2 28 (36.36%) Subversion
2 28 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (22.08%) MSTest
3 17 (22.08%) NUnit
4 12 (15.58%) Moq
5 3 (3.90%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (80.52%) Developer
2 40 (51.95%) Senior Developer
3 23 (29.87%) C# Developer
4 15 (19.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (18.18%) Architect
6 13 (16.88%) Senior C# Developer
7 12 (15.58%) .NET Developer
8 10 (12.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (11.69%) Technical Leader
9 9 (11.69%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (11.69%) Lead Developer
10 8 (10.39%) Technical Developer
11 7 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (7.79%) Designer
12 6 (7.79%) Lead Architect
12 6 (7.79%) UI Designer
13 5 (6.49%) Senior .NET Developer
14 4 (5.19%) Team Leader
14 4 (5.19%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (96.10%) .NET
2 68 (88.31%) ASP.NET
3 56 (72.73%) WPF
4 47 (61.04%) WCF
5 32 (41.56%) HTML
5 32 (41.56%) .NET Framework
6 31 (40.26%) CSS
7 27 (35.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (33.77%) Web Services
9 21 (27.27%) Middleware
10 20 (25.97%) WinForms
11 19 (24.68%) XML
11 19 (24.68%) LINQ
11 19 (24.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 18 (23.38%) ADO.NET
13 17 (22.08%) WF
14 14 (18.18%) HTML5
14 14 (18.18%) Ajax
15 12 (15.58%) jQuery
15 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) N-Tier
2 7 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.30%) Physics
4 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (50.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.04%) MVC
2 38 (49.35%) Software Engineering
3 34 (44.16%) Scrum
4 32 (41.56%) Multithreading
5 30 (38.96%) TDD
6 19 (24.68%) OO
6 19 (24.68%) OOD
6 19 (24.68%) Configuration Management
6 19 (24.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 18 (23.38%) Product Management
8 13 (16.88%) Project Management
8 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 9 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (10.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (7.79%) Matrix Management
14 3 (3.90%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 72 (93.51%) C#
2 50 (64.94%) SQL
2 50 (64.94%) T-SQL
3 31 (40.26%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) PhD
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (14.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 59 (76.62%) Microsoft
2 22 (28.57%) Oracle
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