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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 102 105 117
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 34 28 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.43% 1.35% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.15% 3.24% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 40
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
820 863 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.48% 41.63% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 693 732 908
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £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 20 August 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 20 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
Hoddesdon - 16 £45,000 - 1
Hitchin - 7 £60,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +1 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Hertford -2 3 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Ware - 2 £48,750 -
Stevenage 0 1 £34,000 -45.60%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 47 (100.00%) C#
2 43 (91.49%) .NET
3 39 (82.98%) SQL Server
4 38 (80.85%) ASP.NET
5 30 (63.83%) MVC
6 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (57.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
9 20 (42.55%) SQL
9 20 (42.55%) XML
9 20 (42.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (36.17%) jQuery
10 17 (36.17%) HTML
10 17 (36.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (34.04%) Scrum
11 16 (34.04%) Crystal Reports
11 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 16 (34.04%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (29.79%) WCF
13 12 (25.53%) TDD
13 12 (25.53%) CSS
14 11 (23.40%) Windows
14 11 (23.40%) OOP
14 11 (23.40%) WPF
15 10 (21.28%) VB
16 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
16 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
16 9 (19.15%) HTML5
17 8 (17.02%) BDD
17 8 (17.02%) TeamCity

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (14.89%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Mingle
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (82.98%) SQL Server
2 20 (42.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (36.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (34.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (34.04%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (14.89%) RavenDB
5 7 (14.89%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) TeamCity
2 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.89%) MSTest
2 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.89%) NUnit
2 7 (14.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (6.38%) Moq
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.13%) Log4Net
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (57.45%) C# Developer
3 20 (42.55%) Senior Developer
4 14 (29.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (27.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (21.28%) .NET Developer
7 9 (19.15%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (14.89%) Senior Programmer
8 7 (14.89%) .NET Programmer
8 7 (14.89%) Senior .NET Programmer
8 7 (14.89%) Programmer
9 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
9 5 (10.64%) VB Developer
10 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (4.26%) Agile .NET Developer
12 1 (2.13%) C# Software Developer
12 1 (2.13%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (91.49%) .NET
2 38 (80.85%) ASP.NET
3 27 (57.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (42.55%) XML
5 17 (36.17%) jQuery
5 17 (36.17%) HTML
6 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 14 (29.79%) WCF
8 12 (25.53%) CSS
9 11 (23.40%) WPF
10 9 (19.15%) HTML5
10 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
11 8 (17.02%) Web Services
12 7 (14.89%) RESTful
12 7 (14.89%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (14.89%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (10.64%) WinForms
14 4 (8.51%) XSLT
15 3 (6.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
16 2 (4.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) iPhone
2 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) CentOS
3 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) MVC
2 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.04%) Scrum
4 12 (25.53%) TDD
5 11 (23.40%) OOP
6 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.02%) BDD
7 7 (14.89%) CQRS
7 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Product Management
8 4 (8.51%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (6.38%) OO
10 1 (2.13%) SOA
10 1 (2.13%) UML
10 1 (2.13%) MVVM
10 1 (2.13%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
3 20 (42.55%) SQL
4 10 (21.28%) VB
5 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.51%) VB6
7 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.13%) XAML
7 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) MCSD
1 7 (14.89%) MCSE
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (14.89%) MCTS
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.13%) Symbian
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago