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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 126 108 128
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 20 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.87% 1.16% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 2.86% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 38
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
840 770 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.70% 40.68% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 678 657 1001
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
St Albans - 18 £60,000 -
Stevenage +18 2 £33,250 -33.50%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 50 (100.00%) C#
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (96.00%) ASP.NET
2 48 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (92.00%) MVC
4 43 (86.00%) JavaScript
4 43 (86.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (76.00%) Scrum
5 38 (76.00%) jQuery
6 34 (68.00%) HTML
7 32 (64.00%) CSS
7 32 (64.00%) XML
8 29 (58.00%) TDD
8 29 (58.00%) NUnit
8 29 (58.00%) WCF
8 29 (58.00%) TeamCity
8 29 (58.00%) HTML5
9 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
10 24 (48.00%) SQL
10 24 (48.00%) Oracle
10 24 (48.00%) MS Excel
10 24 (48.00%) SharePoint
10 24 (48.00%) OOD
10 24 (48.00%) Ajax
10 24 (48.00%) Selenium
10 24 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 24 (48.00%) CSS3
11 22 (44.00%) Software Engineering
12 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
13 18 (36.00%) XSLT

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 24 (48.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (28.00%) Crystal Reports
2 14 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.00%) RavenDB
3 5 (10.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 29 (58.00%) NUnit
1 29 (58.00%) TeamCity
2 24 (48.00%) Selenium
2 24 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.00%) MSTest
3 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.00%) Moq
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (100.00%) Developer
2 43 (86.00%) C# Developer
3 37 (74.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 29 (58.00%) .NET Developer
5 24 (48.00%) Senior Developer
6 20 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 20 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (38.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 13 (26.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 13 (26.00%) Software Engineer
8 13 (26.00%) .NET Software Engineer
9 11 (22.00%) C# Web Developer
9 11 (22.00%) Web Developer
9 11 (22.00%) .NET Web Developer
10 10 (20.00%) Software Developer
11 8 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (16.00%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (16.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 8 (16.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
11 8 (16.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (96.00%) ASP.NET
3 43 (86.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (76.00%) jQuery
5 34 (68.00%) HTML
6 32 (64.00%) CSS
6 32 (64.00%) XML
7 29 (58.00%) WCF
7 29 (58.00%) HTML5
8 24 (48.00%) CSS3
8 24 (48.00%) Ajax
9 18 (36.00%) XSLT
10 15 (30.00%) WebSockets
11 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 7 (14.00%) WinForms
13 5 (10.00%) Web Services
13 5 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (10.00%) RESTful
13 5 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (92.00%) MVC
3 38 (76.00%) Scrum
4 29 (58.00%) TDD
5 24 (48.00%) OOD
6 22 (44.00%) Software Engineering
7 15 (30.00%) SOA
7 15 (30.00%) Web Development
7 15 (30.00%) Multithreading
7 15 (30.00%) Low Latency
8 8 (16.00%) OOP
9 5 (10.00%) BDD
9 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.00%) CQRS
10 3 (6.00%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (6.00%) OO
10 3 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (4.00%) Software Testing
11 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (4.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 43 (86.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (48.00%) SQL
4 15 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 15 (30.00%) Objective-C
5 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.00%) VB6
6 2 (4.00%) VB
6 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) MCSD
1 5 (10.00%) MCSE
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (10.00%) MCTS
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (48.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Business Objects