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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 38 31 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 9 51 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.21% 11.31% 15.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.98% 25.63% 34.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 50 43
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
82 199 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 29.29% 44.12% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 75 193 124
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 May 2015.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Bedford

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) Scrum
2 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (91.43%) Microsoft
3 32 (91.43%) Visual Studio
4 31 (88.57%) SQL Server
5 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET
6 25 (71.43%) MS Excel
6 25 (71.43%) MVC
6 25 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (68.57%) WPF
8 23 (65.71%) LINQ
8 23 (65.71%) WCF
8 23 (65.71%) .NET Framework
8 23 (65.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (65.71%) Entity Framework
9 21 (60.00%) TDD
10 18 (51.43%) jQuery
10 18 (51.43%) HTML
11 17 (48.57%) Performance Management
11 17 (48.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (48.57%) Mentoring
11 17 (48.57%) Coaching
12 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
12 16 (45.71%) CSS
12 16 (45.71%) Ajax
13 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
14 14 (40.00%) N-Tier
14 14 (40.00%) OOD

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (71.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (88.57%) SQL Server
2 23 (65.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (91.43%) Visual Studio
2 17 (48.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (22.86%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (22.86%) Moq
4 6 (17.14%) NUnit
General
1 2 (5.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Development Manager
2 11 (31.43%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) C# Developer
2 11 (31.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Manager
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Development Manager
4 9 (25.71%) Senior Developer
4 9 (25.71%) Senior C# Developer
5 8 (22.86%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Architect
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (17.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (17.14%) Technical Architect
8 5 (14.29%) Lead Technical Architect
8 5 (14.29%) Lead Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 25 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (68.57%) WPF
5 23 (65.71%) LINQ
5 23 (65.71%) WCF
5 23 (65.71%) .NET Framework
5 23 (65.71%) Entity Framework
6 18 (51.43%) jQuery
6 18 (51.43%) HTML
7 16 (45.71%) CSS
7 16 (45.71%) Ajax
8 14 (40.00%) Web Services
8 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
10 8 (22.86%) ADO.NET
10 8 (22.86%) WinForms
11 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (8.57%) HTML5
13 1 (2.86%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.71%) Physics
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Scrum
1 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (71.43%) MVC
3 21 (60.00%) TDD
4 17 (48.57%) Performance Management
4 17 (48.57%) Mentoring
4 17 (48.57%) Coaching
5 14 (40.00%) OOD
5 14 (40.00%) Matrix Management
6 8 (22.86%) OO
6 8 (22.86%) Multithreading
7 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) PhD
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) MOM
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle
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