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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 78 72 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 12 30 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.25% 2.61% 4.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.59% 7.16% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 46
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
334 419 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.76% 36.40% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 315 388 334
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -13 12 £47,500 +5.55%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 28 (90.32%) HTML
4 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
4 25 (80.65%) jQuery
5 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
6 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
6 22 (70.97%) CSS
7 21 (67.74%) MVC
8 19 (61.29%) Ajax
8 19 (61.29%) Windows
8 19 (61.29%) WPF
8 19 (61.29%) HTML5
9 18 (58.06%) WCF
10 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
10 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (51.61%) .NET Framework
11 16 (51.61%) Visual Studio
11 16 (51.61%) Entity Framework
11 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (48.39%) LINQ
12 15 (48.39%) Scrum
13 14 (45.16%) SharePoint
13 14 (45.16%) Web Services
14 13 (41.94%) Web Development
14 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 12 (38.71%) Multithreading
15 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
15 12 (38.71%) ADO.NET

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (45.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Visual Studio
2 11 (35.48%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (35.48%) Moq
3 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.45%) MSTest
4 2 (6.45%) NUnit
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 6 (19.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 19 (61.29%) C# Developer
2 19 (61.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (58.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (45.16%) Senior Developer
5 13 (41.94%) .NET Developer
6 12 (38.71%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (35.48%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (29.03%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
10 6 (19.35%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (9.68%) Senior Development Manager
11 3 (9.68%) AWS Developer
11 3 (9.68%) Programmer
11 3 (9.68%) Development Manager
11 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
12 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
12 2 (6.45%) Web Team Leader
13 1 (3.23%) Web Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 28 (90.32%) HTML
4 25 (80.65%) jQuery
5 22 (70.97%) CSS
6 19 (61.29%) Ajax
6 19 (61.29%) WPF
6 19 (61.29%) HTML5
7 18 (58.06%) WCF
8 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (51.61%) .NET Framework
8 16 (51.61%) Entity Framework
9 15 (48.39%) LINQ
10 14 (45.16%) Web Services
11 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
12 12 (38.71%) WinForms
12 12 (38.71%) ADO.NET
13 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (12.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) N-Tier
2 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
3 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
3 6 (19.35%) Physics
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) MVC
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Scrum
4 13 (41.94%) Web Development
5 12 (38.71%) Multithreading
5 12 (38.71%) TDD
6 11 (35.48%) OO
6 11 (35.48%) OOD
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
8 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.68%) Coaching
9 2 (6.45%) SDLC
9 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.23%) Project Management
10 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
10 1 (3.23%) MVVM
10 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
3 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) VBScript
6 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) PhD
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle