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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 52 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 46 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.21% 4.07% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.72% 11.18% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46 38 32
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,800 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
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
429 340 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 39.25% 36.40% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 390 333 324
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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 -1 40 £45,000 - 4
Dunstable - 4 £37,500 -
Luton -1 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 77 (98.72%) .NET
2 75 (96.15%) C#
3 66 (84.62%) SQL Server
4 58 (74.36%) ASP.NET
5 56 (71.79%) Microsoft
6 55 (70.51%) WPF
7 53 (67.95%) WCF
8 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (58.97%) MVC
9 46 (58.97%) Scrum
10 44 (56.41%) MS Excel
11 41 (52.56%) SQL
12 38 (48.72%) TDD
12 38 (48.72%) Windows
13 37 (47.44%) Visual Studio
14 36 (46.15%) T-SQL
15 28 (35.90%) .NET Framework
15 28 (35.90%) SQL Server 2008
16 27 (34.62%) SharePoint
17 26 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
18 25 (32.05%) Multithreading
19 23 (29.49%) HTML
19 23 (29.49%) Oracle
20 22 (28.21%) LINQ
20 22 (28.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 21 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
21 21 (26.92%) Web Services
22 19 (24.36%) OO
22 19 (24.36%) OOD
22 19 (24.36%) WinForms

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 27 (34.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 44 (56.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 28 (35.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
6 8 (10.26%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.28%) MySQL
9 1 (1.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (47.44%) Visual Studio
2 21 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (23.08%) Subversion
3 18 (23.08%) Moq
4 11 (14.10%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (10.26%) MSTest
5 8 (10.26%) NUnit
General
1 7 (8.97%) Games
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (78.21%) Developer
2 39 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 35 (44.87%) Senior Developer
4 29 (37.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (30.77%) Senior C# Developer
6 23 (29.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (20.51%) .NET Developer
8 15 (19.23%) Architect
9 12 (15.38%) Lead Architect
9 12 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (12.82%) Software Developer
11 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (8.97%) C# Software Developer
13 6 (7.69%) Technical Leader
13 6 (7.69%) Lead Developer
14 5 (6.41%) Technical Developer
15 4 (5.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 3 (3.85%) .NET Team Leader
16 3 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
16 3 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (98.72%) .NET
2 58 (74.36%) ASP.NET
3 55 (70.51%) WPF
4 53 (67.95%) WCF
5 28 (35.90%) .NET Framework
6 26 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (29.49%) HTML
8 22 (28.21%) LINQ
8 22 (28.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 21 (26.92%) Web Services
10 19 (24.36%) WinForms
11 18 (23.08%) ADO.NET
12 16 (20.51%) CSS
13 15 (19.23%) jQuery
14 12 (15.38%) HTML5
15 11 (14.10%) XML
16 8 (10.26%) Ajax
16 8 (10.26%) WF
17 7 (8.97%) Middleware
18 5 (6.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) N-Tier
2 7 (8.97%) Mathematics
2 7 (8.97%) Physics
2 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) EPoS
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.72%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (58.97%) Scrum
2 46 (58.97%) MVC
3 38 (48.72%) TDD
4 25 (32.05%) Multithreading
5 19 (24.36%) OO
5 19 (24.36%) OOD
6 15 (19.23%) Matrix Management
7 14 (17.95%) Software Engineering
8 12 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 12 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (8.97%) Web Development
10 4 (5.13%) Product Management
10 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.85%) Time Management
11 3 (3.85%) Performance Management
11 3 (3.85%) Software Architecture
11 3 (3.85%) Line Management
11 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 75 (96.15%) C#
2 41 (52.56%) SQL
3 36 (46.15%) T-SQL
4 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.26%) XAML
6 6 (7.69%) VB6
6 6 (7.69%) VB
7 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.28%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.28%) Ruby
8 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) PhD
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (21.79%) MOM
2 2 (2.56%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 56 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 23 (29.49%) Oracle
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