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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 130 122
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.64% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.61% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 17
Average salary - £60,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
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
683 805 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.42% 39.89% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 591 615 641
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) WebSockets

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Moq
2 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Silverlight Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate .NET Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) SignalR
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft