The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 79 79 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 9 19 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.98% 1.69% 4.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% 4.88% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 55
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £66,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +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
296 389 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.28% 34.55% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 270 333 416
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Silverlight as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +1 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Leighton Buzzard +3 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Silverlight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) Web Development
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (66.67%) MVC
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) HTML5
4 7 (58.33%) WCF
4 7 (58.33%) WPF
4 7 (58.33%) Ajax
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (33.33%) Physics
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) PhD
5 4 (33.33%) Games
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (25.00%) SOLID
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (25.00%) AngularJS

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Moq
1 3 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) MSTest
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 4 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) C# Developer
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (58.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (41.67%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (33.33%) C# Programmer
5 4 (33.33%) C# WCF Developer
5 4 (33.33%) Programmer
5 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 4 (33.33%) WCF Developer
5 4 (33.33%) Web Engineer
5 4 (33.33%) Web Programmer
6 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) Ajax
4 7 (58.33%) HTML5
4 7 (58.33%) WCF
4 7 (58.33%) WPF
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET
6 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (25.00%) LINQ
6 3 (25.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 4 (33.33%) Physics
2 3 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
1 8 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) OOD
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) SOLID
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (33.33%) PhD
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle