The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 113 118 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 29 15 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.26% 0.75% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 1.84% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 58
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -15.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
774 814 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.75% 40.50% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 657 710 943
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Hoddesdon - 14 £46,250 -
Hitchin - 6 £60,000 -
St Albans - 4 £52,500 - 2
Hertford -2 3 £47,500 -24.00%
Bishop's Stortford -3 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Ware - 1 £45,000 -
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 45 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (97.78%) .NET
3 39 (86.67%) ASP.NET
4 37 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (73.33%) SQL Server
6 32 (71.11%) MVC
7 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
9 21 (46.67%) SQL
9 21 (46.67%) XML
10 20 (44.44%) Scrum
10 20 (44.44%) jQuery
11 19 (42.22%) HTML
12 18 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 16 (35.56%) WCF
13 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (35.56%) Crystal Reports
13 16 (35.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (31.11%) CSS
15 13 (28.89%) TDD
16 11 (24.44%) TeamCity
16 11 (24.44%) HTML5
16 11 (24.44%) NUnit
16 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
16 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
16 11 (24.44%) Windows
17 10 (22.22%) OOP
18 9 (20.00%) WPF
19 8 (17.78%) Finance

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (15.56%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Mingle
2 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (35.56%) Crystal Reports
3 16 (35.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (15.56%) RavenDB
4 7 (15.56%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) NUnit
1 11 (24.44%) TeamCity
2 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.56%) MSTest
2 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.89%) Selenium
4 3 (6.67%) Moq
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 19 (42.22%) Senior Developer
4 17 (37.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (28.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (28.89%) .NET Developer
6 11 (24.44%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (15.56%) Programmer
8 7 (15.56%) Senior Programmer
8 7 (15.56%) .NET Programmer
8 7 (15.56%) Senior .NET Programmer
9 5 (11.11%) VB Developer
10 4 (8.89%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (8.89%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
11 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
12 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (4.44%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
12 2 (4.44%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (97.78%) .NET
2 39 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (46.67%) XML
5 20 (44.44%) jQuery
6 19 (42.22%) HTML
7 16 (35.56%) WCF
7 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 14 (31.11%) CSS
9 11 (24.44%) HTML5
10 9 (20.00%) WPF
11 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
12 7 (15.56%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (15.56%) Web Services
12 7 (15.56%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (15.56%) RESTful
13 5 (11.11%) XSLT
14 4 (8.89%) WinForms
14 4 (8.89%) Ajax
14 4 (8.89%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (71.11%) MVC
3 20 (44.44%) Scrum
4 13 (28.89%) TDD
5 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
6 10 (22.22%) OOP
7 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.56%) BDD
7 7 (15.56%) CQRS
8 4 (8.89%) Product Management
8 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.89%) OOD
9 3 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (6.67%) OO
9 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (4.44%) SOA
10 2 (4.44%) Web Development
10 2 (4.44%) Multithreading
10 2 (4.44%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
5 6 (13.33%) VB
6 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) MCSD
1 7 (15.56%) MCSE
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (15.56%) MCTS
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Business Objects
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago