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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 40 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.32% 7.54% 7.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% 20.54% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 25
Average salary £44,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.30% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
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
92 112 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 40.53% 36.72% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 86 97 133
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 7 (100.00%) OOD
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) MOM
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) WinForms
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) Multithreading

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Moq
1 7 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (71.43%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (71.43%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 5 (71.43%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) WinForms
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) OOD
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) SOLID
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft