The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 14 25
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable - 8.00% 5.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 36.36% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Silverlight
Bedfordshire

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 Dunstable region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 22.22% 22.00% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 17
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Dunstable region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in Dunstable

Silverlight
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XAML
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQLite
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQLite
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) XAML
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle