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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 62 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 31 46 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.64% 4.57% 3.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.40% 13.41% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30 46 33
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
419 343 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.69% 34.10% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 383 334 303
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -14 26 £45,000 - 2
Dunstable - 3 £37,500 -
Luton - 1 £37,500 -
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 85 (96.59%) .NET
2 83 (94.32%) C#
3 73 (82.95%) ASP.NET
4 72 (81.82%) SQL Server
5 65 (73.86%) Microsoft
6 63 (71.59%) WPF
7 57 (64.77%) SQL
8 54 (61.36%) T-SQL
9 52 (59.09%) WCF
10 48 (54.55%) MVC
11 46 (52.27%) MS Excel
12 45 (51.14%) Windows
13 39 (44.32%) Software Engineering
14 38 (43.18%) Visual Studio
15 36 (40.91%) SharePoint
15 36 (40.91%) Scrum
16 34 (38.64%) .NET Framework
16 34 (38.64%) Multithreading
16 34 (38.64%) SQL Server 2008
17 33 (37.50%) HTML
18 31 (35.23%) JavaScript
18 31 (35.23%) CSS
18 31 (35.23%) TDD
19 30 (34.09%) Subversion
19 30 (34.09%) Team Foundation Server
20 29 (32.95%) Web Services
20 29 (32.95%) Relational Database
21 27 (30.68%) ASP.NET MVC
22 24 (27.27%) Oracle
23 22 (25.00%) WinForms

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 36 (40.91%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.27%) IIS
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 46 (52.27%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.23%) Fireworks
2 9 (10.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (10.23%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 34 (38.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (32.95%) Relational Database
4 21 (23.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (19.32%) Crystal Reports
6 16 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (14.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
10 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.14%) SQLite
11 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (43.18%) Visual Studio
2 30 (34.09%) Subversion
2 30 (34.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (19.32%) MSTest
3 17 (19.32%) NUnit
4 13 (14.77%) Moq
5 4 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (2.27%) Legal
3 2 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (82.95%) Developer
2 41 (46.59%) Senior Developer
3 27 (30.68%) C# Developer
4 17 (19.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (17.05%) Architect
6 14 (15.91%) Senior C# Developer
7 13 (14.77%) .NET Developer
8 11 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (11.36%) Lead Developer
10 9 (10.23%) Technical Leader
10 9 (10.23%) Front-End Developer
11 8 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (9.09%) Technical Developer
12 6 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (6.82%) Designer
12 6 (6.82%) Lead Architect
12 6 (6.82%) UI Designer
13 5 (5.68%) Software Developer
14 4 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (96.59%) .NET
2 73 (82.95%) ASP.NET
3 63 (71.59%) WPF
4 52 (59.09%) WCF
5 34 (38.64%) .NET Framework
6 33 (37.50%) HTML
7 31 (35.23%) CSS
8 29 (32.95%) Web Services
9 27 (30.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (25.00%) Middleware
10 22 (25.00%) WinForms
11 21 (23.86%) XML
11 21 (23.86%) LINQ
11 21 (23.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 20 (22.73%) ADO.NET
13 17 (19.32%) WF
14 15 (17.05%) jQuery
14 15 (17.05%) HTML5
15 14 (15.91%) Ajax
16 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) N-Tier
2 7 (7.95%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.27%) Physics
4 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.27%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 45 (51.14%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (54.55%) MVC
2 39 (44.32%) Software Engineering
3 36 (40.91%) Scrum
4 34 (38.64%) Multithreading
5 31 (35.23%) TDD
6 20 (22.73%) OO
6 20 (22.73%) OOD
7 19 (21.59%) Configuration Management
7 19 (21.59%) Product Management
7 19 (21.59%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (15.91%) Project Management
10 12 (13.64%) Business Analysis
11 9 (10.23%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (7.95%) Technical Analysis
14 6 (6.82%) Matrix Management
15 5 (5.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 83 (94.32%) C#
2 57 (64.77%) SQL
3 54 (61.36%) T-SQL
4 31 (35.23%) JavaScript
5 15 (17.05%) XAML
6 6 (6.82%) VB6
6 6 (6.82%) VB
7 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.14%) C++
8 1 (1.14%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) PhD
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) MOM
2 2 (2.27%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 65 (73.86%) Microsoft
2 24 (27.27%) Oracle
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