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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 18 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 44 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.10% 8.26% 7.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.53% 22.56% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 16
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.98% +2.66%
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
149 133 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 44.35% 36.64% 29.61%
Number of salaries quoted 147 126 59
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £60,000
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 November 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Bedford

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (97.10%) C#
3 60 (86.96%) SQL Server
4 57 (82.61%) Scrum
4 57 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (78.26%) WCF
6 53 (76.81%) Microsoft
7 52 (75.36%) ASP.NET
8 51 (73.91%) WPF
9 47 (68.12%) TDD
10 44 (63.77%) Visual Studio
11 43 (62.32%) MVC
12 40 (57.97%) MS Excel
13 31 (44.93%) .NET Framework
13 31 (44.93%) SQL Server 2008
13 31 (44.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (43.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 30 (43.48%) LINQ
14 30 (43.48%) Windows
15 26 (37.68%) SQL
16 25 (36.23%) Team Foundation Server
17 24 (34.78%) T-SQL
17 24 (34.78%) OOD
18 23 (33.33%) N-Tier
18 23 (33.33%) Matrix Management
19 22 (31.88%) HTML
20 21 (30.43%) OO
20 21 (30.43%) SharePoint
20 21 (30.43%) Multithreading
21 20 (28.99%) SQL Server 2005

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 21 (30.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (57.97%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (86.96%) SQL Server
2 31 (44.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (28.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (24.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (24.64%) Oracle Database
4 17 (24.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (63.77%) Visual Studio
2 25 (36.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (28.99%) Moq
4 15 (21.74%) Subversion
4 15 (21.74%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (7.25%) NUnit
6 2 (2.90%) MSTest
General
1 7 (10.14%) Games
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (59.42%) Developer
2 38 (55.07%) C# Developer
3 31 (44.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 27 (39.13%) Senior Developer
5 26 (37.68%) Senior C# Developer
6 25 (36.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (26.09%) .NET Developer
7 18 (26.09%) Architect
8 16 (23.19%) Lead Architect
9 15 (21.74%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (14.49%) Development Manager
10 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (10.14%) Software Developer
11 7 (10.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (10.14%) C# Software Developer
12 6 (8.70%) Agile .NET Developer
12 6 (8.70%) Agile C# Developer
13 5 (7.25%) .NET Development Manager
13 5 (7.25%) Technical Architect
14 4 (5.80%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (78.26%) WCF
3 52 (75.36%) ASP.NET
4 51 (73.91%) WPF
5 31 (44.93%) .NET Framework
5 31 (44.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (43.48%) LINQ
6 30 (43.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 22 (31.88%) HTML
8 20 (28.99%) Web Services
8 20 (28.99%) WinForms
9 19 (27.54%) ADO.NET
10 18 (26.09%) jQuery
11 15 (21.74%) CSS
12 13 (18.84%) Ajax
13 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 10 (14.49%) HTML5
15 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
16 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 3 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 7 (10.14%) Mathematics
2 7 (10.14%) Physics
2 7 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (43.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (82.61%) Scrum
1 57 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (68.12%) TDD
3 43 (62.32%) MVC
4 24 (34.78%) OOD
5 23 (33.33%) Matrix Management
6 21 (30.43%) OO
6 21 (30.43%) Multithreading
7 10 (14.49%) Performance Management
7 10 (14.49%) Mentoring
7 10 (14.49%) Coaching
8 7 (10.14%) Web Development
9 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.90%) SEO
11 2 (2.90%) Product Management
11 2 (2.90%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (1.45%) Technical Analysis
12 1 (1.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (97.10%) C#
2 26 (37.68%) SQL
3 24 (34.78%) T-SQL
4 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) PhD
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 19 (27.54%) MOM
Vendors
1 53 (76.81%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.54%) Oracle
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