The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 60 48 74
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 42 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.62% 4.42% 3.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.40% 12.84% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 41 42 32
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
447 327 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.50% 34.42% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 402 323 325
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Bedfordshire region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -10 35 £45,000 - 1
Dunstable - 3 £37,500 -
Luton - 3 £55,000 -
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 84 (96.55%) .NET
2 82 (94.25%) C#
3 70 (80.46%) SQL Server
3 70 (80.46%) ASP.NET
4 64 (73.56%) Microsoft
5 63 (72.41%) WPF
6 52 (59.77%) WCF
7 51 (58.62%) SQL
8 50 (57.47%) MVC
9 48 (55.17%) T-SQL
9 48 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (50.57%) MS Excel
11 43 (49.43%) Windows
12 40 (45.98%) Scrum
13 35 (40.23%) TDD
14 34 (39.08%) HTML
15 33 (37.93%) SharePoint
16 32 (36.78%) Visual Studio
17 30 (34.48%) JavaScript
17 30 (34.48%) CSS
18 29 (33.33%) Web Services
18 29 (33.33%) .NET Framework
18 29 (33.33%) Multithreading
18 29 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
19 27 (31.03%) Software Engineering
20 26 (29.89%) ASP.NET MVC
21 25 (28.74%) Team Foundation Server
21 25 (28.74%) Subversion
21 25 (28.74%) Oracle
22 22 (25.29%) XML

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 33 (37.93%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.75%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (5.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.60%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.60%) IIS
3 4 (4.60%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 44 (50.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.34%) Fireworks
2 9 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (10.34%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.60%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (80.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (24.14%) Relational Database
4 16 (18.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (18.39%) Crystal Reports
5 15 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (16.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database
8 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 32 (36.78%) Visual Studio
2 25 (28.74%) Subversion
2 25 (28.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (18.39%) MSTest
3 16 (18.39%) NUnit
4 15 (17.24%) Moq
5 6 (6.90%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (9.20%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Games
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 77 (88.51%) Developer
2 42 (48.28%) Senior Developer
3 34 (39.08%) C# Developer
4 22 (25.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (21.84%) Senior C# Developer
6 15 (17.24%) .NET Developer
7 14 (16.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (16.09%) Architect
8 10 (11.49%) Lead Developer
9 9 (10.34%) Lead Architect
9 9 (10.34%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (10.34%) Technical Leader
10 8 (9.20%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (9.20%) Technical Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Designer
11 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
11 6 (6.90%) UI Designer
12 5 (5.75%) SharePoint Developer
13 4 (4.60%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (96.55%) .NET
2 70 (80.46%) ASP.NET
3 63 (72.41%) WPF
4 52 (59.77%) WCF
5 34 (39.08%) HTML
6 30 (34.48%) CSS
7 29 (33.33%) Web Services
7 29 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 26 (29.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (25.29%) XML
10 20 (22.99%) WinForms
11 19 (21.84%) LINQ
11 19 (21.84%) jQuery
11 19 (21.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 18 (20.69%) ADO.NET
13 17 (19.54%) HTML5
14 16 (18.39%) WF
15 15 (17.24%) Middleware
16 14 (16.09%) Ajax
17 9 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) N-Tier
2 12 (13.79%) User Experience
3 4 (4.60%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.60%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.60%) Physics
3 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 43 (49.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (57.47%) MVC
2 48 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (45.98%) Scrum
4 35 (40.23%) TDD
5 29 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 27 (31.03%) Software Engineering
7 19 (21.84%) OO
7 19 (21.84%) OOD
8 18 (20.69%) Configuration Management
8 18 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (12.64%) Product Management
10 9 (10.34%) Matrix Management
10 9 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (5.75%) Workflow
11 5 (5.75%) Project Management
12 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.60%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (4.60%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (4.60%) Web Development
12 4 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 82 (94.25%) C#
2 51 (58.62%) SQL
3 48 (55.17%) T-SQL
4 30 (34.48%) JavaScript
5 14 (16.09%) XAML
6 5 (5.75%) VB6
6 5 (5.75%) VB
7 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) PhD
1 4 (4.60%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) MOM
2 2 (2.30%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 64 (73.56%) Microsoft
2 25 (28.74%) Oracle
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