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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 121 116 96
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 27 15 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.17% 0.76% 2.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% 1.84% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 70
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
777 817 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.80% 41.37% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 669 722 998
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
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 1 October 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 1 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
Hoddesdon - 13 £47,500 -
St Albans - 6 £52,500 - 2
Hitchin - 4 £60,000 -
Hertford -4 3 £47,500 -24.00%
Bishop's Stortford -4 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 46 (100.00%) C#
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (89.13%) ASP.NET
3 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (73.91%) MVC
5 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
6 31 (67.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
8 22 (47.83%) SQL
8 22 (47.83%) XML
8 22 (47.83%) Scrum
8 22 (47.83%) jQuery
9 21 (45.65%) HTML
10 18 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (39.13%) WCF
11 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 16 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (34.78%) CSS
11 16 (34.78%) Crystal Reports
11 16 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (32.61%) TDD
13 13 (28.26%) NUnit
13 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
13 13 (28.26%) HTML5
13 13 (28.26%) TeamCity
14 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
15 11 (23.91%) Windows
16 10 (21.74%) OOP
17 9 (19.57%) WPF
18 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (15.22%) IIS
2 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Mingle
2 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (34.78%) Crystal Reports
3 16 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (15.22%) RavenDB
4 7 (15.22%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) NUnit
1 13 (28.26%) TeamCity
2 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.22%) MSTest
2 7 (15.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.04%) Selenium
4 3 (6.52%) Moq
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (100.00%) Developer
2 32 (69.57%) C# Developer
3 20 (43.48%) Senior Developer
4 19 (41.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (32.61%) .NET Developer
6 13 (28.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (26.09%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (23.91%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (15.22%) Senior Programmer
9 7 (15.22%) .NET Programmer
9 7 (15.22%) Senior .NET Programmer
9 7 (15.22%) Programmer
10 5 (10.87%) VB Developer
11 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
11 4 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
12 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
12 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
12 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (89.13%) ASP.NET
3 31 (67.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (47.83%) XML
4 22 (47.83%) jQuery
5 21 (45.65%) HTML
6 18 (39.13%) WCF
7 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 16 (34.78%) CSS
8 13 (28.26%) HTML5
9 9 (19.57%) WPF
10 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
11 7 (15.22%) Web Services
11 7 (15.22%) RESTful
11 7 (15.22%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (15.22%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (13.04%) CSS3
12 6 (13.04%) XSLT
12 6 (13.04%) Ajax
13 4 (8.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (73.91%) MVC
3 22 (47.83%) Scrum
4 15 (32.61%) TDD
5 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 10 (21.74%) OOP
7 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.22%) BDD
7 7 (15.22%) CQRS
8 6 (13.04%) OOD
9 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Product Management
9 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (6.52%) Low Latency
10 3 (6.52%) Multithreading
10 3 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (6.52%) Web Development
10 3 (6.52%) SOA
10 3 (6.52%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (6.52%) OO
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 22 (47.83%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.87%) VB
6 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
6 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) MCTS
1 7 (15.22%) MCSE
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (15.22%) MCSD
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) Business Objects
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago