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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 31 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 13 49 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.96% 13.46% 14.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.33% 29.34% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 49 33
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 £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
75 167 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 28.63% 45.88% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 73 165 102
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 £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 3 June 2015.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Bedford

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 23 (82.14%) Scrum
3 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 22 (78.57%) Visual Studio
5 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
6 20 (71.43%) WPF
7 19 (67.86%) WCF
8 18 (64.29%) MS Excel
8 18 (64.29%) MVC
8 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (60.71%) HTML
9 17 (60.71%) jQuery
10 16 (57.14%) LINQ
10 16 (57.14%) .NET Framework
10 16 (57.14%) Entity Framework
11 14 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (50.00%) TDD
12 13 (46.43%) Windows
13 12 (42.86%) CSS
13 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
13 12 (42.86%) Ajax
14 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
14 11 (39.29%) Coaching
14 11 (39.29%) Performance Management
15 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
15 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (64.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) Visual Studio
2 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (25.00%) Moq
4 3 (10.71%) NUnit
General
1 5 (17.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) C# Developer
1 13 (46.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
1 13 (46.43%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Development Manager
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Manager
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Development Manager
4 7 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Architect
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
8 2 (7.14%) Lead Technical Architect
8 2 (7.14%) Lead Architect
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 20 (71.43%) WPF
4 19 (67.86%) WCF
5 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (60.71%) HTML
6 17 (60.71%) jQuery
7 16 (57.14%) LINQ
7 16 (57.14%) .NET Framework
7 16 (57.14%) Entity Framework
8 12 (42.86%) CSS
8 12 (42.86%) Ajax
9 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
9 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (35.71%) Web Services
10 8 (28.57%) HTML5
11 7 (25.00%) ADO.NET
11 7 (25.00%) WinForms
12 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) N-Tier
2 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
2 5 (17.86%) Physics
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Scrum
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) MVC
3 14 (50.00%) TDD
4 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
4 11 (39.29%) Coaching
4 11 (39.29%) Performance Management
5 10 (35.71%) OOD
6 7 (25.00%) Matrix Management
6 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 7 (25.00%) OO
7 5 (17.86%) Web Development
8 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) PhD
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
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