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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 67 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 21 48 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.95% 4.60% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.33% 13.08% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 39
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £67,950 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
332 367 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.88% 35.19% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 265 331 338
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +2 15 £65,000 +44.44%
Leighton Buzzard - 4 £50,000 - 1
Luton -5 2 £35,000 -51.38%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 70 (100.00%) C#
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (84.29%) SQL Server
3 56 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 53 (75.71%) Scrum
4 53 (75.71%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (74.29%) ASP.NET
6 48 (68.57%) Visual Studio
7 46 (65.71%) WCF
8 44 (62.86%) MVC
9 42 (60.00%) WPF
10 38 (54.29%) TDD
11 35 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (47.14%) .NET Framework
12 33 (47.14%) MS Excel
13 32 (45.71%) jQuery
14 31 (44.29%) LINQ
14 31 (44.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 31 (44.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 30 (42.86%) HTML
16 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
16 24 (34.29%) CSS
16 24 (34.29%) Web Services
16 24 (34.29%) Windows
16 24 (34.29%) Matrix Management
16 24 (34.29%) Ajax
17 23 (32.86%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (30.00%) N-Tier
18 21 (30.00%) OOD
19 19 (27.14%) SharePoint

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 19 (27.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (47.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (84.29%) SQL Server
2 31 (44.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 15 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 15 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.43%) SQLite
6 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 48 (68.57%) Visual Studio
2 23 (32.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
3 15 (21.43%) Moq
4 6 (8.57%) NUnit
5 5 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 6 (8.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Developer
2 26 (37.14%) C# Developer
3 24 (34.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
5 20 (28.57%) Senior Developer
6 18 (25.71%) Development Manager
7 15 (21.43%) Architect
7 15 (21.43%) .NET Developer
7 15 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (17.14%) Lead Architect
9 10 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (14.29%) Team Leader
10 9 (12.86%) Senior Manager
10 9 (12.86%) Senior Development Manager
11 7 (10.00%) Software Developer
11 7 (10.00%) Technical Architect
12 6 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
12 6 (8.57%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (74.29%) ASP.NET
3 46 (65.71%) WCF
4 42 (60.00%) WPF
5 35 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (47.14%) .NET Framework
7 32 (45.71%) jQuery
8 31 (44.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 31 (44.29%) LINQ
9 30 (42.86%) HTML
10 24 (34.29%) Ajax
10 24 (34.29%) CSS
10 24 (34.29%) Web Services
11 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 15 (21.43%) ADO.NET
12 15 (21.43%) WinForms
13 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
14 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (10.00%) HTML5
16 5 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (8.57%) Mathematics
2 6 (8.57%) Physics
2 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.43%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (75.71%) Scrum
1 53 (75.71%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (62.86%) MVC
3 38 (54.29%) TDD
4 24 (34.29%) Matrix Management
5 21 (30.00%) OOD
6 18 (25.71%) Performance Management
6 18 (25.71%) Mentoring
6 18 (25.71%) Coaching
7 15 (21.43%) Multithreading
7 15 (21.43%) OO
8 12 (17.14%) Web Development
9 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (2.86%) High Availability
11 1 (1.43%) Line Management
11 1 (1.43%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.43%) Business Analysis
11 1 (1.43%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 17 (24.29%) SQL
4 15 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.43%) C++
6 1 (1.43%) VBScript
6 1 (1.43%) VB
6 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.43%) XAML
6 1 (1.43%) VB6
6 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) PhD
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 15 (21.43%) MOM
Vendors
1 56 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.86%) Oracle
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