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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 48 47 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 33 49 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.59% 4.93% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.26% 13.61% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 27
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £66,750 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
293 360 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.85% 36.25% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 256 328 346
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +11 28 £63,750 +41.66%
Leighton Buzzard - 5 £50,000 -
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 78 (100.00%) C#
1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (87.18%) SQL Server
3 61 (78.21%) Scrum
3 61 (78.21%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (76.92%) Microsoft
5 57 (73.08%) ASP.NET
6 56 (71.79%) WCF
7 53 (67.95%) Visual Studio
8 51 (65.38%) WPF
9 48 (61.54%) MVC
10 47 (60.26%) TDD
11 37 (47.44%) MS Excel
11 37 (47.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (42.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 33 (42.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 33 (42.31%) LINQ
12 33 (42.31%) .NET Framework
13 29 (37.18%) jQuery
14 28 (35.90%) Windows
15 27 (34.62%) HTML
15 27 (34.62%) Matrix Management
16 26 (33.33%) Web Services
17 25 (32.05%) Team Foundation Server
18 24 (30.77%) N-Tier
18 24 (30.77%) OOD
19 22 (28.21%) SQL
20 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
20 20 (25.64%) CSS
20 20 (25.64%) SharePoint

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 20 (25.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) IIS
2 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (47.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (87.18%) SQL Server
2 33 (42.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
3 18 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 15 (19.23%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.28%) SQLite
6 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 53 (67.95%) Visual Studio
2 25 (32.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (23.08%) Moq
4 8 (10.26%) Subversion
5 6 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 7 (8.97%) Games
2 2 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (55.13%) Developer
2 35 (44.87%) C# Developer
3 29 (37.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 25 (32.05%) Senior C# Developer
4 25 (32.05%) Senior Developer
5 23 (29.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
6 18 (23.08%) Architect
6 18 (23.08%) .NET Developer
7 17 (21.79%) Development Manager
8 15 (19.23%) Lead Architect
9 10 (12.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (11.54%) Team Leader
11 8 (10.26%) Senior Manager
11 8 (10.26%) Software Developer
11 8 (10.26%) Senior Development Manager
12 7 (8.97%) C# Software Developer
12 7 (8.97%) Technical Architect
13 6 (7.69%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (73.08%) ASP.NET
3 56 (71.79%) WCF
4 51 (65.38%) WPF
5 37 (47.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (42.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 33 (42.31%) LINQ
6 33 (42.31%) .NET Framework
7 29 (37.18%) jQuery
8 27 (34.62%) HTML
9 26 (33.33%) Web Services
10 20 (25.64%) CSS
10 20 (25.64%) Ajax
11 18 (23.08%) WinForms
11 18 (23.08%) ADO.NET
12 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 11 (14.10%) AngularJS
14 7 (8.97%) HTML5
15 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 2 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.77%) N-Tier
2 7 (8.97%) Mathematics
2 7 (8.97%) Physics
2 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.90%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (78.21%) Scrum
1 61 (78.21%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (61.54%) MVC
3 47 (60.26%) TDD
4 27 (34.62%) Matrix Management
5 24 (30.77%) OOD
6 18 (23.08%) OO
6 18 (23.08%) Multithreading
7 17 (21.79%) Mentoring
7 17 (21.79%) Coaching
7 17 (21.79%) Performance Management
8 12 (15.38%) Web Development
9 9 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (2.56%) Time Management
10 2 (2.56%) Software Architecture
10 2 (2.56%) High Availability
11 1 (1.28%) Line Management
11 1 (1.28%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (28.21%) SQL
3 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 18 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.85%) VB
5 3 (3.85%) XAML
5 3 (3.85%) VB6
6 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.28%) Ruby
7 1 (1.28%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) PhD
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 18 (23.08%) MOM
Vendors
1 60 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.36%) Oracle
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
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