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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 76 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 13 58 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.15% 4.48% 4.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 12.08% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 55 51
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
366 480 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.48% 37.07% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 291 456 308
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -4 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Leighton Buzzard - 4 £50,000 - 1
Luton -1 2 £35,000 -45.09%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 47 (100.00%) C#
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (91.49%) Microsoft
3 42 (89.36%) SQL Server
4 37 (78.72%) ASP.NET
5 34 (72.34%) Visual Studio
5 34 (72.34%) MVC
5 34 (72.34%) Scrum
5 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (59.57%) HTML
6 28 (59.57%) jQuery
7 27 (57.45%) JavaScript
7 27 (57.45%) CSS
7 27 (57.45%) Ajax
8 26 (55.32%) MS Excel
8 26 (55.32%) WPF
8 26 (55.32%) .NET Framework
9 25 (53.19%) WCF
9 25 (53.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (51.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (51.06%) Entity Framework
10 24 (51.06%) LINQ
11 23 (48.94%) TDD
12 17 (36.17%) Web Services
12 17 (36.17%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (34.04%) Performance Management
13 16 (34.04%) Mentoring
13 16 (34.04%) Coaching
14 15 (31.91%) N-Tier
14 15 (31.91%) OOD

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (55.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (89.36%) SQL Server
2 24 (51.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
5 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (72.34%) Visual Studio
2 17 (36.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (19.15%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (19.15%) Moq
4 6 (12.77%) NUnit
5 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) Development Manager
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Developer
3 11 (23.40%) C# Developer
3 11 (23.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (23.40%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Senior C# Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Team Leader
5 9 (19.15%) .NET Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Senior Manager
5 9 (19.15%) Senior Development Manager
5 9 (19.15%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (17.02%) Web Team Leader
6 8 (17.02%) Architect
7 7 (14.89%) Technical Architect
7 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (14.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (12.77%) Lead Technical Architect
8 6 (12.77%) Lead Architect
8 6 (12.77%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (78.72%) ASP.NET
3 28 (59.57%) HTML
3 28 (59.57%) jQuery
4 27 (57.45%) Ajax
4 27 (57.45%) CSS
5 26 (55.32%) .NET Framework
5 26 (55.32%) WPF
6 25 (53.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (53.19%) WCF
7 24 (51.06%) Entity Framework
7 24 (51.06%) LINQ
8 17 (36.17%) Web Services
9 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
10 10 (21.28%) WinForms
10 10 (21.28%) ADO.NET
11 6 (12.77%) HTML5
12 5 (10.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.13%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.13%) Physics
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) MVC
1 34 (72.34%) Scrum
1 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) TDD
3 16 (34.04%) Performance Management
3 16 (34.04%) Mentoring
3 16 (34.04%) Coaching
4 15 (31.91%) Matrix Management
4 15 (31.91%) OOD
5 11 (23.40%) Web Development
6 10 (21.28%) Multithreading
7 9 (19.15%) OO
8 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) SEO
11 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (57.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.38%) VBScript
5 1 (2.13%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) PhD
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) MOM
Vendors
1 43 (91.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle
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